The Golden Cross Foundation, a ministry of the Tennessee Conference of The United Methodist Church (UMC), awarded more than $125,000 to churches and organizations throughout the conference in 2020. Money from the grants has been used toward retrofitting a parsonage to house low-income older adults to establishing food pantries to retrofitting churches with lifts or […]

Miriam’s Promise creates informational video for virtual services

Miriam’s Promise has created an informational video for churches to use in their virtual worship services. Miriam’s Promise, founded in 1985 in affiliation with the Tennessee Conference of the United Methodist Church, offers pregnancy counseling, parenting coaching, and adoption-related services. As part of the this affiliation, Miriam’s Promise receives funding from the Conference through the […]

Austin Seminary partners with CYMT to open an extension campus in Nashville

Brentwood, TN— The Center Youth Ministry Training (CYMT) has partnered with Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary to offer a Master of Arts in Youth Ministry degree at an extension campus in Nashville, pending approval by accrediting bodies and the state of Tennessee. The program will be the nation’s largest graduate program in youth ministry for mainline […]

Martin Methodist Hosts Human Trafficking Lecture

PULASKI, Tenn. – In coordination with Human Trafficking Awareness month, Martin Methodist College ’s (MMC) Criminal Justice Department is honored to host a lecture by Hope for Justice, a global nonprofit dedicated to combatting human trafficking. Spearheading this lecture is MMC Criminal Justice Professor Dr. Richard Schoeberl. Along with over 20 years of terrorism and law enforcement experience, […]

Martin Methodist College Granted 10 Year Reaffirmation

December 2, 2019 PULASKI, Tenn. – The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges’ Board of Directors at its annual December meeting in Houston, Texas, granted Martin Methodist College its 10-year reaffirmation of its accreditation through 2029 without further monitoring and/or recommendations. This is a historic year as we celebrate our 150th, and […]

Martin Methodist College Wants to Visit You!

John Collett, Director of Church Relations As we move forward in our Sesquicentennial Year here at Martin Methodist College, we wish to rebuild bridges and better serve the numerous congregations that continuously support our College’s mission. To further celebrate our College’s 150th birthday, we are excited to send Martin Methodist College representatives to you, your […]

Campus Ministries come together to Rise Against Hunger!

Students and campus ministers from the Tennessee State Wesley, Belmont Wesley, Fisk Wesley, and Vanderbilt Wesley came together on Saturday, November 9,  at Calvary United Methodist Church to collaborate together with Rise Against Hunger. During their time together, they packaged 11,000 meals that Rise Against Hunger will distribute to those in need. Rise Against Hunger is […]