It is never too early to begin preparing if you find you may be in the path of a hurricane and flooding. As we pray for those in the path of Hurricane Irma and prepare for the possibility of the storm hitting North Carolina, here are some ways to help you and your family get… 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→
1. Pray Please pray for those whose lives have been impacted by Harvey. Please also pray for Early Response Teams, disaster coordinators, and the many volunteers who are working tirelessly to provide relief. 2. Make relief kits and volunteer at MERCI The NC Conference Disaster & Response Committee is sending 2,000 flood buckets immediately. Countless… Continue Reading→
As we watch news coverage of the devastating flooding that Hurricane Harvey continues to produce, we want to help. UMCOR (United Methodist Committee on Relief) outlines specific ways that you can help now, even as rescue efforts remain underway. Currently the best way to donate financially is through UMCOR’s US Disaster Response Advance #901670. You… Continue Reading→
As disciples of Christ there is the need to live out our faith in an active commitment of ministry within the framework of the social principles of The United Methodist Church. Mission Seed Funds are designed to facilitate and encourage United Methodist Congregations of the NC Conference in risk-taking ministry and radical hospitality. Mission Seed… Continue Reading→
Over the next several months, MERCI is adding work days so that we can prepare AGAPE Christmas Boxes for shipment. Also volunteers will be asked to continue to work on flood buckets, and all other UMCOR kits. Here are the days which MERCI will be open: August 26, September 7, September 14, September 19, September… 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→