Registration is now open for the online course in Safe Sanctuaries which will run from April 17 through April 28. Registration is available at this link and will close on April 12. The course fee is $30 and can be paid through PayPal. Participants must also purchase the required text separately. All churches in the North Carolina… Continue Reading→
Last week, March 20-24, volunteers from the North Georgia Conference of The United Methodist Church (NGC) were busy in Lumberton making the noises that Early Response Teams make: clanging, banging, and dragging. Ten people from the NGC were on the scene, including cabinet and connectional ministries team members. Scott Parrish, mission specialist for the NGC,… Continue Reading→
Amazing Pace participants–please upload all steps from 2017’s first journey by Friday, March 31. Those using wireless pedometers (FitBits, Garmin, Inspire, etc.) should check their online account to be sure all devices are syncing properly.
Last Call! Pilgrimage House Band Leader Application–Deadline March 29; Interview/Audition is April 8. Place TBA. 2017 Pilgrimage Theme and Guest Speakers: Date/Place: November 10-12, Crown Coliseum, Fayetteville NC. Theme: A Place at the Table. Guest Speakers: Rachel Held Evans and Sarah Heath. Early Bird Group Registrations begin on September 1!
The United Methodist Association of Communicators (UMAC) Conference was held March 22-24 in New Orleans. 140 communicators from local churches, annual conferences, and general boards and agencies around the globe attended the conference. Workshops and panel discussions centered on the theme Embrace the Story, especially when communicating for the church during a crisis. Conference video… Continue Reading→
THE VOICES OF WAR ~ Live Reading/Performance Hosted by The Centurions Guild Share in the living story of soldiers and veterans as they bear witness to a wide range of military experience through word and image. Thu, April 13, 2017 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EDT 401 West Geer Street,… Continue Reading→
This is a reminder to register your attendance at the Inclusive Conversations event sponsored by the Conference Board of Church and Society on April 6, 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Wake Forest UMC. We need a head count for a food order.
This year only lay members and retirees will receive an AC registration packet in the mail. Active clergy will not receive a packet in the mail for 2017. The mailing to be sent April 1 will consist of the items on the AC Registration Packet page. Please visit this page to access important Annual Conference information.
As the 2017 Annual Conference approaches, the conference Worship Team is working to support local churches for worship on Sunday, June 18. Many lay and clergy leaders will be in Greenville that Sunday and the Worship Team is wondering what your needs are for worship. Below is a short survey to help identify those needs. Please… Continue Reading→