It’s that time of year friends!!! The Commission on Evangelism will be recognizing one youth, one clergy and one lay person at our annual conference in June, 2018 for the Harry Denman Award!!! The Harry Denman Evangelism Award program honors United Methodists in each annual conference whose exceptional ministry of evangelism – expressed in Word (what), Sign… Continue Reading→
If your agency/ministry of the NC Conference or The United Methodist Church would like to have a display at the Annual Conference 2018 in June, please complete the Display Request form by May 1, 2018.
Global Ministries EarthKeepers equips United Methodist laity and clergy to develop or deepen environmental initiatives in their communities. This is a great opportunity for United Methodists who: • Feel a deep sense of God’s call to care for the environment, recognize the urgency of the environmental crisis, and are ready to take bold action; •… Continue Reading→
If your group or agency is having a Special Meal at Annual Conference in Greenville, NC, June 14-16, 2018, please email details regarding the meal to Shannon Medlin at firstname.lastname@example.org A list of the Special Meals will be posted online and in Annual Conference materials.
General Conference in 2012 tasked the General Board of Church and Society with conducting listening sessions across the connection. From these listening sessions, Church and Society concluded that the Social Principles needed to be more theologically grounded, more globally relevant, and more succinct. At the 2016 General Conference, Church and Society was further tasked with… Continue Reading→
Resolution #3374, in the 2016 Book of Resolutions of The United Methodist Church states: Whereas, conferences, districts, and local congregations within the United States are becoming more diverse; and Whereas, it is predicted that within the United States, the population of persons of European descent will be less than 50 percent before 2050; and Whereas,… Continue Reading→
For Immediate Release April 10, 2018 Washington – The Council of Bishops of The… Continue Reading→
The Rev. Dr. Richard (Ricardo) Ramos is a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church, serving as coordinator of theological education for the Evangelical Methodist Church in Bolivia, based in La Paz. Ramos will be visiting NC Conference churches for two weeks in May. Although he is already booked… Continue Reading→
We have talked, debated, and argued. We have threatened separation and prayed for unity. We have formed groups, commissions, and associations. But have we listened? Join us for dinner and a panel discussion with our LGBTQ siblings of faith who courageously and generously offer their stories of life in the UMC. The event will be… Continue Reading→