Webinars seek to help clergy adapt and grow

Join us Dec. 6 for a talk with Rev. Dan White, Jr., founder of a renewal and retreat center where ministry leaders can process their tired, traumatized souls.

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For Niner United, ‘the whole campus is our parish’

A campus ministry at UNC Charlotte may offer timely lessons for the Church on engaging a diverse population of young people in ways that reflect God's vision for the world.

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Pastor confronts a cultural divide in Rutherfordton

When Rev. In-Yong Lee arrived in Rutherfordton, the Asian-American pastor wasn't sure how she would be received. Three years later, Rev. Lee feels right at home in this small town in the Foothills.

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Don’t let Thanksgiving get lost in holiday rush

One of our biggest challenges is taking time to recognize the blessings in our everyday lives. That’s why I have such an appreciation for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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Why Methodism keeps me focused on the future

My United Methodist faith is about more than family heritage. It is about the Church’s commitment to serving ALL the people of our diverse world.

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Foundation will offer Grant Writing 101: How to Write a Winning Proposal

Clergy, staff and lay leaders - particularly those with little or no grant writing experience - are invited to hear from a fundraising pro and confer with peers from around the Conference.

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At Denver UMC, a unique approach to local missions

An outreach ministry based at Denver UMC coordinates with Lincoln County Schools, social services, domestic abuse and homeless shelters to address real needs of neighbors.

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Webinars seek to help clergy adapt and grow

The Leadership Development Team invites you to a live webinar series to connect with one another in ministry, imagine what your future is and could be in the United Methodist Church, and engage in missions and ministries that can better our world.

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For Niner United, ‘the whole campus is our parish’

Niner United brings together UNC Charlotte students from four denominations for worship, small groups and service.

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How a Salisbury church models the power of discovery

Every summer, the people of First UMC in Salisbury provide a week of summer camp for children from challenging economic circumstances.

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One year later, hope endures for communities ravaged by floods

One year ago, the remnants of Tropical Storm Fred swept through Haywood County, devastating the rural communities of Canton and Cruso. United Methodist church groups and volunteers are answering the call to rebuild.

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New board chair takes the gavel

It was a momentous day for the Foundation as members of the Board of Directors welcomed Anne Martin as their next chairperson.

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Photos of Foundation happenings

See familiar faces and learn about recent Foundation events and programs.

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Loans available to help churches enhance worship spaces

The Space Enhancement Loan Program will help churches make minor renovations to their worship spaces to improve hospitality, accessibility, mobility, technology and energy efficiency.

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