PAUMCS Certification Class Registration is Open

Professional Administrators serving in local churches, districts, schools,annual conferences or the general Church can earn professionalcertification online. Online sessions allow participants to learn at theirpace and it significantly reduces the cost of attendance. Once completed,participants can continue their participation with PAUMCS by joining thelocal PAUMCS chapter here in Middle TN. Contact Robin Stanfield @robin.stanfield@tnumc.com for Read More »

UMCOR Help for Mozambique

Millions are displaced and trying to envision a way forward after Cyclone Idai made landfall in Mozambique. UMCOR is already responding. UMCOR approved three $10,000 solidarity grants for the people of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi. These grants are providing immediate emergency funding for basic human needs including food distribution, hygiene Read More »

Bilingual Edition of Popular Mentoring Guide Now Available

Originally published in 1992, the sought-after guide “Mentors as Instruments of God’s Call: Biblical Reflections” by Justo L. González is now available in a special bilingual edition. Readers can follow along in English or Spanish in the new version from the Publishing Office of the General Board of Higher Education Read More »

UMCOR Supports Local Response Efforts

Both the Nashville and Memphis Annual conferences received $10,000 grants from UMCOR due to the impact of recent disasters. These grants are to help with immediate and emergency needs until the entire situation can be assessed and a request for more funding can be submitted. The solidarity grants are a Read More »

Compassion Now!

Leading with Mindfulness, Contemplation, and Compassion with: William Thiele, PhD, LPCVenerable Thich Thien Tri, Vietnamese Buddhist Monk Vanderbilt Divinity School, Room 124Friday, March 15, 1:00 to 5:00 pmSaturday, March 16, 9:00 am to 4:00 pmCost: $99 for both days, $40 for Friday only, $59 for Saturday only$25 for both days Read More »

Princeton Forum on Youth Ministry

The Forum on Youth Ministry is an event for Christian leaders who work with young people. At the Forum, thought leaders, pastors, and scholars gather together on the campus of Princeton Theological Seminary for 4 days to provide lectures, seminars, and worship that feeds their work in youth ministry, and Read More »

Martin Methodist College’s Shakespeare on the Green

**Pictured from left to right:** Back Row: Trevor Ivey-Bodman, Evan Hill, Gavin Stone Center Row: Eli Fisher, Fayth Dennis Front Row: Daarte Matteau, McKinley Heard     This year’s Shakespeare on the Green at Martin Methodist College will feature William Shakespeare’s comedy “Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Serving as director of the Read More »