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Statement Regarding Camp Elk Shoals1/5/2015
For Public Release From the Board of Directors, Camp Elk Shoals, Inc. January 5, 2015 For many years, Camp Elk Shoals has provided a place of faith-directed recreation for persons of all ages, races,...
Bishop Job, Who Helped People Deal with Death, Dead at 861/5/2015
By Kathy L. Gilbert Jan. 4, 2014 | BRENTWOOD, Tenn. (UMNS) “I have no anxiety about my own death. … I don’t know what that’s going to be like, but I have some idea that it will be good because this ...
2015 Associate Pastor Memo Released1/5/2015
Bishop Goodpaster and the Cabinet have released a memo which describes the process regarding Associate Pastor consultations for 2015. Churches where a change in the associate pastor is anticipated and...
Ski Lake Junaluska Weekends in January and February1/2/2015
Worship, ski, and create lasting friendships at Ski Lake Junaluska! Lake Junaluska offers incredible winter programming, while Cataloochee Ski Area and Wolf Ridge Ski Area provide excellent customer ...
WEEKLY UPDATE- 0102151/1/2015
Starting with the first Friday in January 2015, there will be a weekly update published. Rather than just highlighting the news stories published during the week, WEEKLY UPDATE will include a summary ...
Mission Engagement Team Launches New Site12/31/2014
From the first meeting of the Mission Engagement Team, the greatest need identified was communication. There is no doubt that there is a lot happening across the conference as churches explore new ...
WEEKLY DIGEST- Week of December 14, 201412/19/2014
The Digest is an easy way to catch up on all of the stories that have been published in the last week. Each story is linked to the original, and there is a short excerpt. You may want to share this ...
Pfeiffer and Wesley Theological Seminary Partner for New Doctor of Ministry Program12/19/2014
Washington DC (WTS) As one of the first Christian entrepreneurial leaders, the Apostle Paul invented the house church, helping spread the Gospel far and wide. His work transformed new Christ followers...
Top Ten “Leading Ideas” Articles of 201412/18/2014
What Leading Ideas subjects are trending this year? We have assembled this list to give you another opportunity to glean insight and inspiration from the authors and articles most popular with...
2014: United Methodists of Note Remembered12/17/2014
By United Methodist News Service Dec. 16, 2014 | (UMNS) In 2014, United Methodists marked the passing of leaders who made significant contributions in their ministry.They include pioneering leaders of...