The Bishop’s Forum on Creation Care will focus on our response to God’s abundant gift through the natural order. What are we called to do and be as children of the creator of the universe? What is our theological foundation, and how do we balance “dominion” with stewardship? What can we do as people of… Continue Reading→
The United Methodist Church and its partners are celebrating 200 years of Methodist mission. The United Methodist Board of Global Ministries launched a bicentennial website on Sept. 1. The agency is inviting churches and annual conferences to share their own mission stories.
Young adults, ages 20 – 30, can now apply to become part of the next class in the two-year Global Mission Fellows program, a denominational initiative administered through the United Methodist Board of Global Ministries. The application deadline is Jan. 21.
Come join us as we celebrate and worship through Gospel Music on September 9th and raise support for God’s ministry at PIM! All are welcome – tickets are ON SALE NOW! $15 at our main office, Laurinburg Chamber of Commerce, and the Gospel Music Store on Main Street. Vendors and food will be available! If… Continue Reading→
In addition to our prayers and our financial donations, we can put our hands together to help persons affected by Hurricane Harvey by volunteering to work with needed UMCOR kits at MERCI. Our intention is to send 2000 cleaning buckets and at least 2000 health kits to areas hard-hit by Hurricane Harvey. In order to… Continue Reading→
~ Impact an Entire Community! The NC Conference is seeking sponsors for students at Ganta United Methodist School in Liberia for the upcoming academic year. Please consider supporting a student this year, or gathering together a group from your church to do so. The cost is only $200 for the entire academic year. We encourage… Continue Reading→
Save the date! Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 1 pm – 3 pm The United Methodist Building in the Dixon Chapel 700 Waterfield Ridge Place, Garner, NC 27529 Join the newly formed Creation Care Ministry Team to hear about EarthKeepers Ministry and what we can do together to care for God’s Good Earth. Rev. Pat Watkins… Continue Reading→
We give thanks for the restoration of power to our neighbors on Ocracoke and Hatteras Islands. Some of you have sent food and water, which is greatly appreciated! (Please do NOT send clothing!) Many residents of the islands lost income during the time that tourists were evacuated. Rev. Richard Bryant, pastor of Ocracoke UMC has… Continue Reading→
~ It’s not too late to register! The purpose of this summit is to inform, educate and inspire those involved in leading or participating in a C4C church/school partnership. Whether you are already involved in C4C or you are in the process of considering it for your church, you will find this event helpful. The… Continue Reading→
SAVE THE DATE! The 2017 Southeastern Jurisdiction Disaster Academy will be held September 26-29, 2017 at Central United Methodist Church in Ashboro, NC. For information and details, please click here. To register, please click here. Early bird registration for the 2017 Southeastern Jurisdiction Disaster Academy in Asheboro, North Carolina ends on August 2nd. The Academy will feature workshops on topics ranging from… Continue Reading→