New Book of Discipline Errata includes changes related to Paragraph 50

September 14, 2018 A new edition of the Book of Discipline 2016 Errata is now available which includes changes to paragraphs 408.3, 410, and 422. These changes were tied to a constitutional amendment on Paragraph 50 of the Constitution that was passed by the 2016 General Conference and subsequently ratified by the members of the […]

Voting at Annual Conference

Only Members with Proper Credentials May Vote When you check in at annual conference, you are given a nametag that indicates your voting eligibility (this is your voter ID card).  Also, you must be on the floor of Brentwood sanctuary to vote (not in the balcony). Alternate members, elected by each church at a charge conference, may […]

Annual conferences urged to combat domestic violence

NASHVILLE, Tenn.––During most May and June sessions of annual conferences, local churches will be invited to participate in an eight-week program designed to change a culture, which permits violence against women. The General Commission on United Methodist Men worked with the YWCA of Middle Tennessee to create Amending through Faith, a book guiding participants through eight […]

Constitutional amendment to be revisited

Members of the Tennessee Annual Conference will re-vote on this proposed Constitutional amendment on June 15. Sample corrected ballot. May 10, 2018 Des Moines, Iowa: The Rev. Gary W. Graves, Secretary of the General Conference, announced today that an error was made in the text of a proposed Constitutional amendment as it was presented for […]

2018 Annual Conference “Exhibitors”

Ministries and businesses who want to share information with members of the Tennessee Annual Conference and their churches. CLICK TO VIEW FLIPBOOK!   Download individual flyers for use at your church! (Note: some of these files may take longer than others to download. Please be patient!) Africa University Age of Opportunity Alzheimers Dementia Ministry Resource […]

2018 Annual Conference Speakers

The Tennessee Annual Conference opens on June 13, 2018.  On that Wednesday, Rev. Junius Dotson will preach and teach on the conference theme, See All The People. Rev. Junius Dotson  A recognized visionary leader in church revitalization, the Rev. Junius B. Dotson is the General Secretary (chief executive officer) of Discipleship Ministries, an international agency […]