We’ve been listening to your feedback about email volume and are merging Threads and Connections into one email called Connections. Connections will be a once a week, mobile-friendly email that contains a video update from Bishop Ward, news and events (inform), thoughts and stories (inspire), and actionable items and resources (engage). We hope that you… Continue Reading→
In this connections video, Bishop Ward encourages us to let our light shine in 2018.
Bishop Ward shares the legend of the poinsettia and how God will use our gifts to help, heal, and welcome many.
Ismael Ruiz-Millan of Duke Divinity School accompanied Bishop Ward and the Cabinet on a week of Hispanic/Latino cultural immersion in Guatemala in August.
Bishop Ward invites us to pray for our pastors and to find ways this month to offer special expressions of appreciation for our pastor.
Bishop Ward encourages each church to examine the ways they are now or can better care for God’s creation.
Bishop Ward encourages the observance of World Communion Sunday on October 1 and offers a prayer for unity, peace, compassion and hope.
During hurricane season, Bishop Ward reminds us of the strength the United Methodist Church has in disaster response and recovery.
After an inspiring Annual Conference, Bishop Ward, the Cabinet, and the Connectional Table look forward to the new conference year with many new and fruitful ministries in local churches throughout the conference.