The Giving Together Hurricane Matthew Relief Fund of Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc. recently awarded the North Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church another grant of $60,052.80 to employ an additional full-time construction manager and to purchase a work truck. The new position, based in Fayetteville, will benefit Cumberland county residents affected by Hurricane Matthew and… Continue Reading→
On a Pilgrimage to Peace for Israel-Palestine – An Interfaith Program Sunday, October 22, 2017 @ 3pm St Francis United Methodist Church 2965 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC Free & Open to the Public Daoud Nasser, Palestinian Christian from TENT OF NATIONS FARM near Bethlehem, West Bank, Palestine, reports challenges of daily living,… Continue Reading→
Yam Jam is here again! Every year the Society of St. Andrew works to glean the North Carolina sweet potato harvest, and we need your help! This year we will host 6 sweet potato gleanings across the conference on October 6, October 7, October 14, October 21, October 28 and November 4th. We need your help to bring volunteers to pick sweet… Continue Reading→
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→
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→