Expired: New Director Announced for Beersheba Springs Assembly

The Tennessee Conference Board of Camp and Retreat Ministries is pleased to announce that Sarah Ratz will start as the new director at Beersheba Springs Assembly in September. The Director of Beersheba Springs Assembly is responsible for the overall management of the conference center, including hospitality, food service, maintenance, program development and office management.  The […]

Expired: Witness and Invitation from the Southeastern Jurisdiction College of Bishops meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, August 17, 2017

“The things, good Lord, that we pray for, give us grace to labor for.” – Thomas More, UMH, 408 Serving with you in the Southeastern Jurisdiction, we grieve the violence in Charlottesville. We renew our baptismal covenant to trust and serve Christ, to resist evil, and to honor all in the human family. We share […]

Embrace love: Charlottesville

As your congregation gathers for worship this Sunday, congregants may be thinking and talking about the recent events in Charlottesville, Virginia. Be prepared to offer words of comfort, share details about the denomination’s stance to affirm all persons as equally valuable, and help church members find resources that will empower them to address racial justice […]

Expired: Call to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation

The Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church August 14, 2017 To All Members and Clergy of The United Methodist Church: Grace and peace to you in the name of Jesus Christ! This year marks a significant moment in the life of whole Christian Church: the 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Protestant Reformation. […]

Connectional Ministries Restructuring Team Begins Its Work

At the Tennessee Annual Conference in June, members approved the nomination of a Connectional Ministries restructuring team: Laura Brantley, Melinda Britt, Brad Fiscus, Chip Hunter, Amy Hurd, Ken Murray, Holly Neal, Carlos Uroza, and Bishop Bill McAlilly. This team began its journey of prayer, study, and collaboration on July 17. We will continue monthly with […]

Hipps Family Donates Collection to West End UMC

By Jacquie Sojourner Chair, History & Archives West End UMC West End United Methodist Church, 2200 West End Avenue, Nashville, Archives and History has been given a repository of Christian Education Fellowship and other Deacon and certifications materials from the Hipps family. The family attended West End UMC the entire time they have lived in Tennessee. […]