AUSTIN, TEXAS – The Episcopal Church – United Methodist Dialogue Committee has agreed to send a resolution for full communion to be considered by the Council of Bishops and for possible consideration by the 2020 General Conference of The United Methodist Church. The members of the committee made the decision during their meeting April 29-30 […]
It is the responsibility of the Committee on Resolutions to consider every resolution that has been submitted with the intention of being brought to the floor of the Annual Conference. We do not vote on the content or consider whether we agree with the point of view of the maker of the resolution that has been […]
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Volunteers from Murfreesboro Bicycle Club, St. Mark’s UMC, and Reeves Rogers Elementary School worked together to put on a unique community event – a Bike Rodeo – at the church. The Murfreesboro City School System loaned bikes for participants who didn’t own bikes. This was a wonderful opportunity for St Mark’s UMC to invite neighborhood […]
Rev. N. Neelley Hicks, TNUMC pastor and Founder & Executive Director, Harper Hill Global, reports that the following gifts have been donated for the benefit of the Mama Lynn Center and its participants: 1) Martha Irwin raised money with her UMW team for 100 yards of “Esther” fabric to be designed and printed in Kisangani. […]
June 2019 Churches are asked to take up their usual “Annual Conference Offering” this year, and then to invest those funds in their own community. We want to celebrate the witness and disciple-making that local churches provide in their communities! Members of annual conference are asked to record and bring to annual conference the amount […]
Clergy and voting lay members of Annual Conference are encouraged to attend your districtʼs preconference briefing – which will have a new format this year! This meeting will help you fully prepare to participate in the 2019 Annual Conference session. It will be an opportunity for you to not only receive important information but also […]
Bishop William T. McAlilly William T. (Bill) McAlilly is the bishop of the Nashville Episcopal Area of the United Methodist Church. The Area includes the Memphis and Tennessee Conferences that cover middle and western Tennessee and western Kentucky. He was elected to the episcopacy at the Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference in 2012 and was assigned as the resident […]
May 14, 2019 – United Methodist clergy and laity went to the Tennessee State Capitol to deliver a letter from Bishop Bill McAlilly (Nashville Episcopal Area) and Bishop Mary Virginia Taylor (Holston Conference) asking Governor Bill Lee to spare the life of Donnie Johnson, scheduled to be executed on May 16, 2019.
Traditionally this Tennessee Conference Special Sunday with Offering is observed on Mother’s Day—May 12, 2019. Local churches may take this offering on another Sunday if more convenient. Some local churches use a Communion Sunday offering for this purpose. Please use the link to print out a bulletin insert for use in worship. For more information, […]