Halloween and Thanksgiving are coming up on our calendars. The NC Conference Media Center offers reproducible small-group studies, youth and children’s curricula, and program planning resources related to these holidays. Reproducible Small Group Studies Free book studies on Halloween and Thanksgiving! You can make copies of these studies for everyone in your group. We can… Continue Reading→
Eden Justad Lead team member, Kindred Church So much can change in just one year. In July of 2018, church planting was the last thing on my mind and far from something I thought I wanted to be involved with. I was a long-time member of the United Methodist Church and an… Continue Reading→
As Christians, when we see something that is wrong in our nation or community, how and when should we respond? When we see a need in our community, how can we move beyond simple acts of charity to effect lasting change? These are some of the questions Ginger Gaines-Cirelli and Clayton Childers will address in… Continue Reading→
Mission Seed Funds for 2020 are now available! You will notice some differences this year in how the application, budget, and cover letter are submitted. All three required documents will be submitted at one time after the application form is filled out. Pay close attention to the form where your application information is submitted. The… Continue Reading→
The three-hour car ride from Garner to Swan Quarter was only the beginning of our journey. Once there, we drove onto the ferry and settled in for the two hour and forty-minute ride across the Pamlico Sound to Ocracoke. Other than aircraft, traveling the Sound is the only way to get to the island of… Continue Reading→
The US Department of Labor has issued a new overtime rule that will be effective January 1, 2020, increasing the salary cutoff to $35,568/year (increased from $23,660). This means that employees must earn at least this amount and meet required duties tests in order to be considered exempt. Employees who are not exempt must be… Continue Reading→
Over the past three years, North Carolina has been impacted by three devastating hurricanes. Many homes and lives were uprooted due to wind and flood damage. With the help of our partners and volunteers, Disaster Ministries has been able to help over 600 people return home. Watch this anniversary video and see the impact Disaster… Continue Reading→
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Adam Baker (Pastor, Wesley Memorial UMC) comes in to talk about illustrating, punk music, and the art of hosting a podcast.