Denman Award Recipients

The Harry Denman Evangelism Award is awarded jointly by the Tennessee Annual Conference and The Foundation for Evangelism.  In memory of the lifelong ministry and witness of Dr. Harry Denman, the award honors individuals, selected by their annual conference, for their exceptional ministry of evangelism that invites people into a life-transforming relationship with Jesus Christ.  […]

Alzheimer’s Association June Events

More than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and more than 11 million friends and family members provide care for them. June 1st kicks off Alzheimer’s Awareness month. The Alzheimer’s Association is committed to connecting those they serve with others who understand their journey. That’s why they offer free, virtual education programs led by volunteers […]

UMCOR awards TNUMC Disaster Recovery $10,000 grant for 2021 Flood Recovery

In late March, heavy rains around Middle Tennessee led to flooding in several parts of the state. The TNUMC Disaster Recovery team sprang into action, working to help those most affected. Recently, the United Methodist Committee on Relief awarded the Disaster Recovery group with a $10,000 grant to help with the flood recovery. Robert Craig, […]

Partners for Healing Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary

By Megan Young, Communications Specialist Partners for Healing, a non-profit, free medical clinic in Tullahoma, Tennessee, celebrates 20 years of changing lives this year. The clinic, founded in 2001 under the leadership of United Methodist elder, Rev. Bill Starnes, has provided free primary care and mental health services in Coffee, Franklin and Moore county for […]

Saint Paul School of Theology Welcomes New Assistant Professor

Leawood, KS – Saint Paul School of Theology is excited to announce the hiring of Dr. Joshua Bartholomew as the new Assistant Professor of Ethics, Church and Society, effective July 1. Dr. Bartholomew brings a breadth of knowledge and experience, most recently serving as Adjunct Professor of Religious and Theological Studies at Iliff School of […]

Social Holiness Award Nomination Application Due May 5, 2021

The J. Richard Allison Social Holiness Award recognizes individuals whose lives and ministries are focused on ministries of mercy and justice. This award celebrates the lives of those who have heard God’s call as recorded by the prophet Amos, who calls his people to “let justice roll down like waters and righteousness like an ever-flowing […]

Denman Evangelism Awards | Deadline on May 1

Nominations for the Harry Denman Evangelism Award are open through May 1, 2021. Please consider nominating a youth, clergy, or layperson that you believe has expressed a great gift for evangelism. Online submission form for Denman nominations. “The Harry Denman Evangelism Award program honors United Methodists in each annual conference whose exceptional ministry of evangelism […]

Resource Coordinator / Open Table Nashville

OTN’s Resource Coordinator will respond to calls, texts, and emails from community members, OTN staff, and people who are experiencing homelessness or housing insecurity in order to help them navigate housing and social service resources in Nashville. It is important that the Resource Coordinator reflects the values of OTN through the use of non-judgmental compassion, […]