May 7, 2018 WASHINGTON, D. C. The Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church has completed canvassing the votes of annual conferences on the five constitutional amendments that were approved by the 2016 General Conference. Summary of Votes by Annual Conferences Amendment Total “Yes” Votes Total “No” Votes % of Yes Votes Amendment I 31,304 […]
Shall we gather at the River? Posted: April 17, 2018 | Author: William T. McAlilly | Bishop’s Blog Map of River Basins Across the Country As a boy, we would camp along the Tennessee River at a place we called “Sycamore Cove.” I used to sit on the banks of the river there between Pickwick Dam and JP Coleman State Park. […]
At the Tennessee Annual Conference in June, members approved the nomination of a Connectional Ministries restructuring team: Laura Brantley, Melinda Britt, Brad Fiscus, Chip Hunter, Amy Hurd, Ken Murray, Holly Neal, Carlos Uroza, and Bishop Bill McAlilly. This team began its journey of prayer, study, and collaboration on July 17. We will continue monthly with […]
Dr. Ed Trimmer, executive director of the Cal Turner Jr. Center for Church Leadership at Martin Methodist College (MMC), presented Rev. Joaquin Garcia the Francis Asbury Award at the college’s annual dinner held during the Annual Conference of the Tennessee Conference of The United Methodist Church. The Francis Asbury Award, presented by the Division of […]
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Denman Evangelism Award Dr. A. Lynn Hill Chandra Inglis Beth Shirley Asbury Award Rev. Joaquin Garcia Rev. David Lowes Watson Richard J. Allison Social Holiness Award Rev. Ingrid McIntyre Nita Haywood Special Recognition: Mary T Newman Angela Overstreet Merrilee Weininger Order of St. Andrew Award Rev. Michael O’Bannon Cloyd Scholarship Award Kaitlynn Vaughn
By Cindy Solomon Conference lay leader, Holly Neal, organized Tuesday’s luncheon where laity were treated to delicious box lunches made by Thistle Farms staff while learning more about the Tennessee Conference’s restructuring and the Mama Lynn Center for Congolese Women. Bishop Bill McAlilly addressed laity on the changes and challenges facing the Tennessee Conference’s decision […]
Presentation made during the 2017 Annual Conference. Holly Neal, Conference Lay Leader One of the plans for the 2017/2018 Conference year for the laity is to bring the Generative Leadership Academy for Laity and Clergy to the TN Conference. The Generative Leadership Academy was developed by our friends in the Memphis Conference to help deeply […]
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