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Delegate counts for 2020 General Conference announced

Delegate counts for 2020 General Conference announced

From UMC.org Nashville, Tenn.: The Secretary of the General Conference announced on Friday, December 1 the number of delegates assigned to each annual conference for the 2020 General Conference has been calculated, and certificates of election are on the way to bishops and annual ...

Bishop Trimble meets with young clergy leaders

After a day of learning, which engaged large membership churches in conversation focused on poverty and how the Church can address the needs of our neighbors in every community; Bishop Trimble and the Rev. Dr. Aleze Fulbright, Director of Leadership Development, hosted young clergy leaders...

Clergy Covenant Day 2017: Dynamic worship, Celebrating clergy, and eye-opening lecture on Cultural Intelligence

Clergy Covenant Day 2017: Dynamic worship, Celebrating clergy, and eye-opening lecture on Cultural Intelligence

  The 2017 Clergy Covenant Day gathering, help Wednesday, October 25, was an opportunity for Indiana Annual Conference clergy to reunite as colleagues and strengthen the clergy covenant, while also taking the time to celebrate and worship with one another.  Nearly 400 clergy gathered at ...

Learning Day 2017: How are you connecting with the poor in your community?

Learning Day 2017: How are you connecting with the poor in your community?

Learning Day is designed to provide the staff and leadership of large membership congregations with a unique opportunity for resourcing and development. It is a day devoted to challenging these church leaders by planting seeds of conversation to help expand their understanding, and assist ...

Annual Conferences Embracing #SeeAllThePeople Disciple-making Initiative

Annual Conferences Embracing #SeeAllThePeople Disciple-making Initiative

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Oct. 25, 2017, /Discipleship Ministries/ – Annual conference leaders and clergy across the United Methodist connection are embracing the #SeeAllThePeople initiative to be in relationship with the communities surrounding their churches as a way to fully embody the spirit of...

Jesus on the Bus: How do we shift our ministry focus and community activism to meet the needs of public transit users?

Written by Lisa Morris, Executive Director, Metro Ministries, Inc. Conference Superintendent of the Central District, Rev. Jim Bushfield, issued an invitation to United Methodists, as well as our neighbors, throughout the Central Indiana area and surrounding areas to join in on a ...

Bishop Trimble and First Lady Grandberry-Trimble visit Africa University

Bishop Trimble and First Lady Grandberry-Trimble visit Africa University

As a member of the Africa University Board of Trustees, one of the responsibilities Bishop Trimble has is keeping his thumb on the pulse of Zimbabwe's first and thriving private institution. Along with his wife and partner in ministry, First Lady Racelder Grandberry-Trimble, the bishop had...

How United Methodist Churches can encourage the call on Laity Sunday, October 15

How United Methodist Churches can encourage the call on Laity Sunday, October 15

Laity Sunday is October 15 Laity Sunday in the United Methodist Church is celebrated on October 15 this year with the theme “Therefore, Go! With HOPE Through Hospitality” inspired by Matthew 28:19-20 (CEB) which highlights God’s call to us to make disciples across our world. Methodism has...

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