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Tennessee Conference Hires New Archivist

“We have our own personal ‘great cloud of witnesses’ as United Methodists in Tennessee,” says Gratia Strother, newly appointed Conference Archivist for the Tennessee United Methodist Conference. “The stories of those who have come before us, laying the foundations of Methodism in Tennessee, interweave with our own stories to make Read More »

Am I eligible to be a delegate?

Lay Delegates to General and Jurisdictional Conferences According to the 2016 Book of Discipline ¶36: “The lay delegates to the General and jurisdictional or central conferences shall be elected by the lay members of the annual conference or provisional annual conference without regard to age, provided such delegates shall have Read More »

2019 PrimeTimers Events and Scholarships

Global Ministries and the Mission Volunteers Office are pleased to offer twogreat educational and mission service events, one in the Czech Republic and one in Paducah, Kentucky. Both events are designed with less strenuous activities than the traditional UMVIM team. The events will continue to focus on peace and poverty, Read More »

How to help flood survivors

Churches can assemble cleaning kits and hygiene kits between now and March 18. March 8, 2019 Drop off points for UMCOR Cleaning kits and Hygiene kits – please deliver supplies to these locations so they can be picked up for distribution in affected locations on Monday, March 18. Cedar Crest Read More »