2020 Clergy Session on August 18

The Clergy Session for the 2020 Tennessee Annual Conference will be held via Zoom Webinar on Tuesday, August 18, at 2:00 p.m. There will be a training session to familiarize clergy with Zoom Webinar and the voting process at 1:00 p.m. prior to the start of the session. There will be additional training sessions on the use of Zoom Webinar and […]

CM CARES: Religious Scholars Program Now Accepting Applications

The CM CARES Religious Scholars Program is offering 50 scholarships of $5,000 each for a total of $250,000 for the 2017-18 academic year. The scholarship is for religious scholars to use towards the completion of their academic year. As part of our mission to Protect the Greater Good, Church Mutual Insurance Company believes helping our […]

Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare’s United Methodist Clergy Discount Program

Eligible Clergy and Clergy Family Members: Active and retired United Methodist Clergy and their legal dependents; immediate family of deceased United Methodist Clergy; United Methodist Diaconal Ministers and their legal dependents; and Certified Candidates who are enrolled in a United Methodist approved seminary and their legal dependents are eligible for a clergy discount. Eligible persons […]

GBHEM Introduces a New Scholarship to Address Economic Challenges Facing Pastoral Leaders

The Office of Loans and Scholarships at the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry announced the creation of a new scholarship that launches January 3, 2017, for students enrolled in United Methodist seminaries. The Excellence in Clergy Leadership Scholarship was created to help entering United Methodist clergy avoid excessive educational loan debt, minimize financial […]

Chairs of Orders/Fellowship Elected

The Tennessee Conference Order of Deacons, Order of Elders, and Fellowship of Local Pastors/Associate Members have elected new leadership for the 2016-2020 quadrennium. The Rev. Trey Carey, Pastor of Youth and College Ministries at Murfreesboro First United Methodist Church, has been elected to chair the Order of Deacons. The Rev. Marie King, pastor of Sixty-First […]