Commissioning of Belmont Mission Team to Mexico

Twelve persons from Belmont UMC and Martin Methodist College were served Holy Communion and commissioned during worship on January 1 at Belmont UMC. They leave January 5 for a 10 day “Alternative Work/Study And Reality Experience” [AWARE] with our neighbors in Mexico. There they will be working, living and learning about many aspects of sustainable […]

“All I want for Christmas is peanut butter” | DS Scott Aleridge

This year for Christmas, Rev. Scott Aleridge, Cumberland District Superintendent, wanted to help feed hungry children in and around the Sumner County area. Bethpage UMC provides between 150-170 food boxes every Friday for families who just need a gap-fix between paychecks, normally towards the end of the month. Peanut Butter is very expensive to get […]

TNUMC Conference Staff Serves at Last Minute Toy Store

TNUMC Connectional Ministries staff participated in the Last Minute Toy Store at 61st Avenue UMC in West Nashville on Monday. The LMTS, open from December 16-19, is a ministry offering an opportunity for families in need to shop for Christmas gifts for their children. This year, 4,318 Middle Tennessee children were served who otherwise would […]

Gordon Memorial UMC’s Holiday Food Drive Part of Larger 140-Year Legacy of Community Outreach

Gordon Memorial United Methodist Church’s Holiday Food Drive continues a 140-year tradition of feeding the hungry in their North Nashville community. The Gordon Cares ministry provides 150 families of four to six people with a holiday food basket, including a turkey for Thanksgiving and a ham for Christmas. Charles L. White Jr., Senior Pastor of […]

United Methodist Aid Reaches East Congo

By Judith Osongo Yanga and Kathy L. Gilbert Oct. 11, 2016 | UMNS United Methodist aid has reached the city of Beni in the Democratic Republic of East Congo, which was the site of a brutal attack by rebel Allied Democratic Forces, a group linked to Islamists in Uganda, on Aug. 13. On Oct. 4, […]