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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 Read More »

Council of Bishops Invites Applications for Two Ecumenical Programs

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church is inviting applications for the following programs:  2020 Local Initiatives Grants Scholarship to Attend The Ecumenical Institute at Bossey 2020 Local Initiatives GrantsThe Council of Bishops is offering three (3) grants of $1,000 each to groups within annual Read More »

2019 United Methodist Creation Care Summit Wrap Up

NASHVILLE, TN – Taking place July 11-14 at the Scarritt Bennett Center campus, 250 participants from congregations, annual conferences, agencies, and other organizations gathered eager to find ways to take better care of God’s creation. Attendee’s discussed ways they can facilitate the healing of our planet, strategized how to build Read More »

2019 Charge Conference Forms

FORM INSTRUCTIONS Please read carefully!  If you need instructions on how to utilize the fillable PDF forms, please read  Instructions for 2019 Charge Conference Forms. Note, if you do not download the fillable PDF as indicated in the instructions, the file may not save your information. (1-Click on the form, Read More »

Historical Marker Honors Rev. Bill Barnes

Nashville, July 17, 2019:  Mayor David Briley and members of the Nashville Metro Council joined friends and family of Rev. Bill Barnes for the unveiling of a historical marker honoring the work and memory of Rev. Barnes. Rev. Barnes was well known for his activism and work in Nashville helping Read More »

A Golf Challenge for the Community

Nashville, TN, (July 15, 2019): The Cooper Golf Challenge brings together two American classics – golf and families. The annual golf fundraiser benefits Miriam’s Promise, the local nonprofit dedicated to forever families. This golf experience is Monday, September 30, 2019, at the Old Fort Golf Course in Murfreesboro. Check-in begins at Read More »