Vandy Wesley is ready for a great year!!

This year Vanderbilt Wesley launched with a leadership retreat where students gathered to share stories of summer adventures, pray with one another, write a covenant for the year, and plan for the semester.  We also had a pool party and ate delicious food.  Our students hit the ground running by hosting events to get the […]

Farewell to the Austin Peay Wesley Foundation Building, hello to a continuing ministry!

On May 20, 2018, current students, alumni, parents, and staff past and present gathered at the Austin Peay Wesley Foundation building in Clarksville to celebrate the launch of a new era of ministry. While some might view that day as the closing of a building, in reality, it was so much more. Throughout the history […]

Women’s Prison Outreach Ministry: Apply for 2018 Class of New Mentors & Volunteers

Invitation from Crissy Zitka, Better Decisions Dear Friends, I’d like to share some news that, after more than one year, we have been green-lighted by TPW officials to recruit for new volunteers! ign  Now through June 1st, we are accepting applicants for our fall 2018 class of new mentors!  Volunteer Applications are due by June 15.  Click […]

Scholarships offered for 2018 UMEIT:USA and NWCU events

The Council of Bishops is offering scholarships for young adults (age 21-35) to attend the 2018 United Methodist Ecumenical and Interreligious Training (UMEIT:USA) and the National Workshop on Christian Unity (NWCU) this Spring.   UMEIT:USA is the annual training in the United States for United Methodists engaged in ecumenical and inter-religious ministry through the church. […]

Tax reform and health care: what’s at risk?

The tax proposal moving through Congress right now would irresponsibly add $1.5 TRILLION to the national debt. Congressional leaders say they will make up that deficit with massive future cuts to Medicare and Medicaid. The tax reform bill passed the House Ways and Means Committee today and could pass the House as early as next week. The Senate will take it up after Thanksgiving […]

View Apportionment Statements Online Now

A new feature has been added so church treasurers and pastors can now view their apportionment statement AND make Vanco payments online. To access this new feature, go to the Online Statements and Payments link on the conference website (Administrative Services/ Apportionments/ Online Statements and Payments). Your User Name is your church’s 6 digit church number.  Your […]

Volunteers Needed in Florida

Florida is ready for volunteers. Trained ERTs will be placed in IRMA relief and those who are not trained will be serving with recovery for Hermine and Matthew. The link to volunteer is here: https://florida-reg.brtapp.com/hurricaneirmaregistration. For more information regarding needs in Florida, you can go their disaster response page, found here:http://www.flumc.org/disasterrecoveryministry.