Faith and Mental Health

Suicide Prevention as a Ministry PartnershipReimagining and Navigating Prevention of Suicide TNUMC Committee on Health and Welfare by Rev. Micah Myers on September 2019 It was the start of the school year and a particular 14-year-old boy was starting a new semester in school. He was starting his freshman year at the local high school. […]

Now Live: Volunteers in Mission Video Series

UMVIM Community & Partners, The Mission Volunteer Office is excited to announce the release of their newest project, the Mission Volunteer Video Series. They have created 11 videos that each discuss a different aspect of the Mission Volunteer program. Their hope is that these videos will be a resource to those that are interested in participating in the program and […]

Martin Methodist College – The Best is Yet to Come

by John Collett, MMC Director of Church Relations The 151st class of Martin Methodist College students is now assembled, and Martin will be celebrating its Sesquicentennial during all of 2019–20! This milestone is a remarkable achievement of history and service, with Martin having provided church-related, faith-based higher education for over 7 generations. Celebrations, gatherings, reunions, visits […]

How to Help After ICE Raids

In light of the recent ICE raids in the Mississippi community, local organizations have come together and developed a strategic plan to assist our neighbors who have been affected by the raids. Below is a list of places needing your assistance along with addresses to deliver/mail donations, and additional volunteer opportunities. UPDATED 8/12/2019 Giving Options […]

Back to School Sizzle

By: Michael Rashon Adkins, M.Ed. Michael Rashon Adkins is a member of the Health and Welfare Committee of the Tennessee Conference, a member of John Wesley United Methodist Church, and an Educator. Article is from:  healthychildren.org  Each year as summer draws to a close, teachers, parents, guardians, and students alike all begin their back to […]

ARE YOU HEADING OFF TO COLLEGE THIS FALL? DO YOU HAVE A CHILD OR A STUDENT IN YOUR MINISTRY HEADING TO COLLEGE?

If the answer is yes, please complete the form below for each student. This will send an email to the campus minister where the student is attending if they are enrolling in one of the schools listed below. If they are attending school outside of the Memphis or Tennessee Conference, please complete the form and […]