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Prevention of Drowning and Water-Related Injuries

The TNUMC Health & Wellness Committee will be sharing monthly articles and information related to the National Health Observances 2019 and seasonal activities. These articles are intended to raise awareness of health and safety related concerns and share some resources. Information shared will be from evidence-based resources. This information is Read More »

A Golf Challenge for the Community

Nashville, TN, (July 15, 2019): The Cooper Golf Challenge brings together two American classics – golf and families. The annual golf fundraiser benefits Miriam’s Promise, the local nonprofit dedicated to forever families. This golf experience is Monday, September 30, 2019, at the Old Fort Golf Course in Murfreesboro. Check-in begins at Read More »

Our Connection at Work

When thunderstorms with lightning and high winds came through Spring Hill, TN on Wednesday night, June 19th, huge trees fell on Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church and their building next door, the Wesley Outreach Center.   The first call that Pastor Deborah Owens made was to the insurance company, the Read More »

Robinson Retires from Miriam’s Promise

Nashville, TN, (2019): Debbie Robinson, the Executive Director of Miriam’s Promise for 31 years, is retired on June 30. She has provided unparalleled servant leadership and heart for pregnancy, parenting, and adoption services throughout Middle Tennessee during her tenure. Most recently she was awarded the J. Allison Social Holiness Award Read More »

Historical Marker to Honor Rev. Bill Barnes

Friends and family of Rev. Bill Barnes (1931-2017) are invited to gather on Wednesday, July 17, 9:30 a.m. at Edgehill UMC, 1502 Edgehill Ave for the unveiling of a historical marker authorized by The Metropolitan Historical Commission. The marker will be placed at Edgehill UMC to honor the work and Read More »

ENCORE Ministry Awards 2019

During the Golden Cross Foundation Dinner at the Tennessee Annual Conference session on June 13, five (5) churches and one (1) individual were presented with the ENCORE Ministry Award for 2019. The awards were presented by the ENCORE Ministry Committee for exemplary ministry by, with, and for older adults in Read More »