The MERCI Board in its meeting on March 12 learned that the Executive Committee, which functions as the personnel committee of the Board, has eliminated three of the staff positions. “The decision was predicated solely on the basis of financial data. It is no reflection on the management or skills of the staff,” said the… Continue Reading→
The Rev. Jon Strother, pastor of Benson Memorial UMC in Raleigh, will become the Raleigh District Superintendent, Bishop Al Gwinn has announced. The effective date of the appointment is July 1.
March 6, 2009 To: All CCT Leaders, Committee and Board Chairpersons From: Carol Goehring, Executive Director, Conference Connectional Ministries Most of our committees, commission, boards and teams have met at least twice since organizing last summer. If you are aware of members who have not participated or who have expressed inability to faithfully serve at… Continue Reading→
Welcome to the new web site for the North Carolina Conference, The United Methodist Church. We hope you find this site informative and easy to navigate. Work continues on moving items from the previous site to the new site. In some cases, the information being moved requires changing commands so it functions properly on the new site. The… Continue Reading→
“God’s creation is in crisis and we cannot remain silent while God’s people and God’s planet suffer,” the Bishops of The United Methodist Church have said in a pastoral letter called “God’s Renewal Creation: A Call to Hope and Action.” A “Foundation Document” was also issued with the Pastoral Letter. The Bishops are suggesting that… Continue Reading→
Dr. Jack Crum (1926-2008) received his MDiv from Duke University and his DMin from Boston University. He served as a United Methodist minister of the NC Conference for 37 years from 1953-1989. He served as director of Christian Social Action for the N.C. Council of Churches from 1964-69. Dr. Crum was given the award for… Continue Reading→
Youth Lay Speaker Training will take place Saturday, February 21st, from 10:00am-4:00pm. For more information, download the attached document or visit the Youth Ministries page.
Sponsored by the North Carolina Conference United Methodist Women “IN GOD’S MISSION WE ARE SENT OUT: TO CREATE” “CREATE YOUR MISSION” WHEN: FEBRUARY 27-28, 2009 WHERE: CAMP GROUND UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 4625 CAMP GROUND ROAD FAYETTEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA 28314 LODGING: FAIRFIELD INN BY MARRIOTT, CROSS CREEK FAYETTEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (Hotel Check-in will be 3:00 pm,… Continue Reading→
Refugees come to the United States from around the world – Africa, Asia, India and the Middle East to name a few of the regions listed as the homelands to the newest refugees in 2008. In 2007, more than 14 million people worldwide fled their homes because of war and persecution. These refugees seek a… Continue Reading→