Medical Affiliation Agreement Finalized

Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, the University of Memphis, Church Health Center and Meharry Medical College in Nashville intend to create training and research for medical students of color that ultimately could increase the number of primary care physicians across the city and in underserved areas of the state. “I give thanks for the vision of […]

TNUMC students receive $88,000 in scholarships

The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry (GBHEM) awarded 47 students from churches across the Tennessee conference just over $88,000 in scholarship funds in 2020. The amounts for individual awards ranged from $13,000 to $500 over 13 different scholarships. Twenty-nine churches and thirty-three universities and seminaries were represented. Eight of the scholarship recipients are […]

College Students Experience God through Micro Retreats at Cedar Crest

In this season where safety of all is of utmost importance, our camping and campus ministries have successfully found ways to be adaptive in how they create and offer experiences of sabbath and discipleship for young adults.   “One of the most overlooked groups of faith in the midst of this pandemic has been young adults,” […]

A letter to the Church from Martin Methodist College President Mark La Branche

September 11, 2020 Dear Church, As Martin steps into its 151st year, we do so with strength for today and bright hope for the future of our vital mission in southern Middle Tennessee. Throughout its history, the college has faced many “dangers, toils, and snares.” Your love, loyalty, prayers, and generous support have helped us […]

Cedar Crest Environmental Education Connection

Over the past two school years, the Environmental Education program at Cedar Crest has offered hands-on learning experiences for classrooms, including public schools, private schools, and homeschool pods.  During this season, Cedar Crest Environmental Education is pleased to also announce that they are available to provide family unit programming for hands-on learning this Fall and […]

TNUMC Camp & Retreat Ministries Announce Suspension of Summer Operations

Beersheba Springs Assembly and Cedar Crest Camp have announced that they will suspend operations for the 2020 Summer season.  This decision is supported and endorsed by the TNUMC Camp and Retreat Board of Directors, Bishop McAlilly, and TNUMC Connectional Ministries.  Camp and Retreat exists to provide churches, families, and communities the space to encounter God, […]

Martin Methodist Announces Fall 2020 Opening Plans

PULASKI, Tenn. – Martin Methodist College (MMC) is pleased to announce that it will open the 2020 fall semester on September 8, the day after Labor Day. Students will participate in face-to-face classes until Thanksgiving and finish the very end of the semester at home. “This schedule will help limit exposure by reducing the traditional travel […]