2021 Resolutions to Annual Conference

Main Annual Conference Webpage   |   Reports   |   Q&A Page The resolutions committee will determine whether the resolutions presented this year meet the tests of constitutionality and concurrence. For more detail on how these criteria are evaluated by the resolutions committee please review: “Information from the Committee on Resolutions.” Submitted Resolutions CONAM – National Day of […]

UMVIM SEJ Donor Drive

The pandemic has caused an incredible financial crunch for United Methodist Volunteers in Mission in the Southeast Jurisdiction (UMVIM SEJ) over the last 15 months. The majority of the income that allows UMVIM to vet and support approved ministry sites comes from team registration and insurance. The travel fears and restrictions have reduced this income […]

Is that email actually from the bishop?

Fairly often, e-mails that seek to impersonate leadership in the future Tennessee Western Kentucky Conference are being sent to you. The messages appear, at a quick glance, to be from Bishop McAlilly or another conference leader.  They are not. These messages are sent from very strategic fake accounts.  For example, two imposter accounts used that make it […]

McKendree United Methodist Church a COVID-19 Vaccine Site

The COVID-19 Vaccination will be available at McKendree United Methodist Church, located 523 Church Street , Nashville, TN on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. The COVID-19 vaccines will be administered by Meharry Medical College Health Affairs, led by Dr. Duane T. Smoot, Interim Senior VP, in partnership with the Restoration Pointe, led […]

UMCOR awards TNUMC Disaster Recovery $10,000 grant for 2021 Flood Recovery

In late March, heavy rains around Middle Tennessee led to flooding in several parts of the state. The TNUMC Disaster Recovery team sprang into action, working to help those most affected. Recently, the United Methodist Committee on Relief awarded the Disaster Recovery group with a $10,000 grant to help with the flood recovery. Robert Craig, […]

Partners for Healing Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary

By Megan Young, Communications Specialist Partners for Healing, a non-profit, free medical clinic in Tullahoma, Tennessee, celebrates 20 years of changing lives this year. The clinic, founded in 2001 under the leadership of United Methodist elder, Rev. Bill Starnes, has provided free primary care and mental health services in Coffee, Franklin and Moore county for […]

Social Holiness Award Nomination Application Due May 5, 2021

The J. Richard Allison Social Holiness Award recognizes individuals whose lives and ministries are focused on ministries of mercy and justice. This award celebrates the lives of those who have heard God’s call as recorded by the prophet Amos, who calls his people to “let justice roll down like waters and righteousness like an ever-flowing […]

Denman Evangelism Awards | Deadline on May 1

Nominations for the Harry Denman Evangelism Award are open through May 1, 2021. Please consider nominating a youth, clergy, or layperson that you believe has expressed a great gift for evangelism. Online submission form for Denman nominations. “The Harry Denman Evangelism Award program honors United Methodists in each annual conference whose exceptional ministry of evangelism […]