There are many ways to support Project Agape! The Fellowship of 1000 is one way that individuals, Sunday School Classes, and Churches can support the ministry of Project Agape. The total Project Agape budget is a little over $100,000 which is split between the NCCUMC and the Western NCC. If 1000 people or groups across… Continue Reading→
January 19, is designated Project Agape Sunday, but may be held on any day. This is a chance for NC United Methodists to support the joint mission work in Artsakh (also called Nagorno-Karabakh) which is a mountainous region that is between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Project Agape involves more than Christmas boxes! Financial contributions are crucial… Continue Reading→
AGAPE Christmas boxes are coming in! We are trying our best to have as many opportunities to work at MERCI as we can in October as we are assiduously working on the boxes which we have already received. Right now, these are the dates that MERCI will be open; from about 9 am to about 2… Continue Reading→
MERCI will be open on the following days this month for sure: Tuesday, Sept 24, and Saturday, Sept 28. We can use as many volunteers who can show up for any of those days. There are a few damaged cleaning buckets which need to be examined and re-packed. And there are literally hundreds of AGAPE… Continue Reading→
Bishop Ward encourages us to help prepare Christmas boxes for the children in Armenia or to go to MERCI and help package them for shipping.
Project AGAPE, a collaborative effort of the North Carolina and Western North Carolina Conferences and the Armenian Apostolic Church, celebrates 25 years of mission partnership. Read the letter shared during the celebration in Armenia from Bishops Hope Morgan Ward and Paul L. Leeland. Dear friends in Christ, Grace, peace and joy to you in the name… Continue Reading→
In this video, Bishop Ward invites us to plan for generosity this upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Bishop Ward and the NC Conference Cabinet are meeting this week with the Western NC Conference Cabinet and Bishop Paul Leeland. She shares what topics they plan to discuss.
Bishop Ward and Nara Melkonyan, missionary in Armenia, talk about the NC Conference’s long partnership with the people of Armenia through Project AGAPE.