Service of Licensing, Commissioning, and Ordination | June 13, 2017

  Download worship bulletin: Service of Licensing, Commissioning, and Ordination Watch: Video of Service This worship service was attended by the families and friends of those to be licensed, commissioned, and ordained as well as Tennessee Conference clergy who wore black robes with red stoles. Bishop William T. McAlilly gave the sermon, We Make Our Way By Walking. Music […]

Annual Conference 2017 | Day 3

  The final day of the annual conference began with the laity address from Conference Lay Leader, Holly Neal, followed by two learning sessions led by Rev. Scott Chrostek, author of The Misfit Mission and pastor of the downtown campus of Church of the Resurrection (Resurrection Downtown) in Kansas. The learning sessions were interactive with those […]

2017 Appointments List

At the close of the 2017 Annual Conference the list of clergy appointments was released. The list is arranged by district. Since the districts are new, the map below may be useful. 2017 Tennessee Conference Appointments rev.7-24-17

Annual Conference 2017 | Day 2

The close of Day 2 marked the halfway point for the Tennessee Annual Conference at Brentwood UMC. The Opening Worship service featured communion and the preaching from Rev. Carol Cavin-Dillon who reiterated the theme of being sent. A combined youth choir with teens from Brentwood UMC and Christ UMC sang during worship under the direction […]

Interns Commissioned & Sent to Serve | Annual Conference 2017

Project Transformation Tennessee Interns Katelyn Hill Tevin Williams Natalie Ferguson Ordes Speaks Francie Crain Oksana Schwack Julie White Kim Wicks Ethan Lee Breauna Kimbrough Brenda Carranza Emma Haston Daniel Dyess Felita Whitley Liz Sweatt Katie Meeks Ann Remack Tyre Baker Jerius Harris Noah Potts Kailee Traficante Alex Hunt Maeve Bleistein Angela Thomas Peggy Cates Bekah […]

Annual Conference 2017 | Day 1

As members gathered for Day 1 of the Tennessee Annual Conference, they were greeted with a new streamlined check-in and registration process that allowed for much time for greeting and fellowship. The laity and clergy then went into afternoon sessions before dinner. Evening worship was live streamed to host churches, adding 800 pre-registered people to […]

Lunch Conversation: Welcoming the Migrant | Monday, June12 at Noon

  Join us for conversation about ways we can better serve and be in ministry with our immigrant and refugee siblings and hear what’s happening on the local and national front. This lunch isn’t listed in the Annual Conference registration, but all are welcome! Please RSVP https://belovedcommunity.online/welcomingmigrant/ Allergy information: we will have gluten and dairy […]