As summer winds down and the school year is beginning, Bishop Ward encourages congregations to be in partnership with public schools through prayer and support.
Saturday, August 25 10 am – 3 pm Edenton Street UMC in Raleigh. Sponsored by United Methodist Women, this event will include breakout sessions and panel discussions that are designed to equip attendees with information and skills to address issues pertaining to public education. Registrations are recommended but not required. Email Jean Haddock at to… Continue Reading→
Dear United Methodist friends, Grace and peace in the name of Jesus Christ. May 7 – 13 is Teacher Appreciation Week. We United Methodists are deeply committed to our children and public schools and engage with them energetically through Congregations for Children (C4C). We will be eager to express gratitude to all who teach in… Continue Reading→
In this week’s Connections, Bishop Ward reflects on her visit to Winstead UMC in Wilson, NC, and the upcoming forum on education.