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New book explores mission, music on global scene

NEW YORK - The centrality of song to Christian life and mission is the subject of a collection of essays just published by the United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries. Music & Mission: Toward a Theology and Practice of Global Song was edited by the Rev. Dr. ST Kimbrough, Jr., ...

North Conference RVP explained May 5

Is your church interested in more effectively carrying out its mission? Is it at a place where it's ready to do something but isn't sure what to do next? Is it interested in acquiring tools from which it could benefit for years to come? If so, consider participating in the Redevelopment ...

North Indiana UM Foundation seeks field representatives

The North Indiana United Methodist Foundation is seeking Field Representatives to promote the Foundation and/or Loan Fund in the following Districts: North Indiana Conference - Calumet, Marion, and Muncie South Indiana Conference (Loan Fund only) - Evansville, Indianapolis West and ...

Our Mission Statement: What does it really mean?

Our mission statement says: Faithful to God and in keeping with the United Methodist tradition, the mission of Bashor Children's Home is to provide Help for Today and Hope for Tomorrow to troubled youth and their families. We know what this statement says. We see it posted in a variety of ...

Parents tell their stories of success

Okay, enough about the numbers. There are certainly enough to toss around. We can talk about the construction project worth $4.2 million. We've told you our census has risen 77 percent. And we are proud of the 95 percent success rate among students enrolled in the three education programs....

Parish Nurses advocate for increase in tobacco tax

Five parish nurses representing the Indiana Parish Nurse Resource Center, a chapter of the Health Ministries Association and Community Health Network in Indianapolis, recently met with three Indiana State Senators at the State House to encourage the Legislature to increase the tobacco tax ...

Pastoral Appointments

Bishop Michael J. Coyner has announced the following changes within the Indiana Area. All dates effective 2007 unless otherwise noted. These appointments are based on Cabinet reports received by Indiana Area Communication during the month of March 2007. North Indiana Conference Brown, ...

Senate leaders propose crackdown on illegal gambling

INDIANAPOLIS - The Senate Rules Committee heard testimony April 2 and approved a bill that supporters say would crackdown on illegal gambling by stepping up enforcement and enacting stricter penalties into the enforcement of illegal gambling devices across the state. At press time, the ...

Souper Bowl of Caring brings in $8 million for hunger, poverty

This year's Souper Bowl of Caring has raised more than $8 million to fight hunger and poverty. That's $3 million more than last year. The annual event ties in with football's Super Bowl to encourage churches, schools, and other groups to raise money for local charities. More than 14,500 ...

South Conference to hold evangelism training event

"Running the Race" is the theme for the South Indiana United Methodist Conference evangelism training event scheduled for Saturday, April 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with registration at 9:30 a.m., at four locations across South Indiana at Greenfield Bradley, Seymour First, Avon and ...

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