Grace and peace to you. In this unprecedented time, the NC Conference Committee on the Episcopacy is delighted and reassured that Bishop Hope Morgan Ward will remain our episcopal leader until after Jurisdictional Conference 2021. Given the global pandemic and the denominational refocusing that is anticipated at General Conference 2021, the Committee has repeatedly expressed… Continue Reading→
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, May 26, 2020 UMC Bishops announce dates for postponed 2020 Jurisdictional Conferences WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Council of Bishops (COB) has announced new dates for the 2020 Jurisdictional Conferences in the United States which have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Jurisdictional Conferences in the United States will be… Continue Reading→
The pension and insurance newsletters for November are now available. You can read them by following the links provided.
Open Enrollment packets have been mailed to all participants, clergy and lay employees in the Conference Insurance program. Open Enrollment is held each year from November 1 – 30. Participants can make changes to their coverage during November for an effective date of January 1, 2019. For more details visit the Insurance webpage.
The Amazing Pace 3rd journey reward cards have been accepted by the postal system with an estimated delivery date of Monday, Oct 29th. Thank you for being part of our conference walking program! If you want to join Amazing Pace, or learn more about it, please click here: Amazing Pace Walking Program
Protect yourself, your family and friends by getting your flu shot today at the UMB Building! Our flu shot clinic is today, October 18 and is open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. No appointment necessary! Come to the Dixon Chapel at the United Methodist building in Garner. If you are enrolled in the Conference… Continue Reading→
Sunday, January 27, 2019 – Saturday, February 2, 2019 Labor Trafficking: “The recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision or obtaining of a person for labor or services, through the use of force, fraud or coercion for the purpose of subjection to involuntary servitude, peonage debt bondage or slavery.” Human Trafficking Protection Act of 2000. Sex Trafficking: “The… Continue Reading→
United Methodist News Service, the official news-gathering agency of The United Methodist Church, has announced the launch of its new stand-alone website, UMNews.org. United Methodist News Service produces about 400 pieces of original content yearly that are shared through weekly and daily news digests, through annual conference websites and e-newsletters and social media. About 2… Continue Reading→
The Conference Connectional Table (CCT) met April 18 at the Methodist Building in Garner. After a devotion by Ernesto Barriguete and communion led by Bishop Ward, the CCT moved into the day’s business. Updates The communications team is looking to align the five values in the new weekly Connections email and in the website revision… Continue Reading→