The Bladen UMC Charge will host “Fan the Flame” – A Small and Rural Membership Church Revitalization multi-day event. This will be a weekend retreat with worship services and workshops to equip your church team with resources that will help it grow & thrive. Sponsored by Bladen Charge, Duke Endowment and Duke Divinity School Thriving… Continue Reading→
Explore Your Calling – Summer Program June 26 – July 1, 2016 The NC Wesleyan College Youth Theology Institute is now accepting applications for it’s inaugural year. Rising high school 10th, 11th, and 12th graders are eligible to participate in this year-long program. The only cost of this program for the inaugural year is a… Continue Reading→
New Hope UMC Youth Canstruction Project. Assembled on Friday, February 5th.
Please open this pdf to read, print, or share the most recent edition of the Beacon – Shining Light – Jan 2016
During the lay leadership training led by Pastor Alan, you’ll get acquainted with the 2016 leadership team; get your committee workbook; discuss roles and responsibilities; set up communication processes; begin to roll out the 2016 church calendar of events; discuss how committees will support staff and staff will support lay leadership; set up feedback processes;… Continue Reading→
*** Additional course added! – 08/15/2016 *** Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at First UMC in Washington, NC. Advanced Course: Life Together in the United Methodist Connection Basic Course added to this date! Registration is on line. The cost is $20. Participants will need to purchase their own books and read them… Continue Reading→
*** Basic Course has been moved to October 8th session *** Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm at Mt. Carmel UMC in Manns Harbor, NC Advanced Course: Living Our Methodist Beliefs Registration is on line. The cost is $20. Participants will need to purchase their own books and read them before class. Registration will close… Continue Reading→
Please click on the titles of each offering to be able to read more about the event. Post Modern Ministry and Congregational Life Cycle Date: April 20, 2016 The Academy for Leadership Excellence presents a Day of Learning with Doug Anderson on Post Modern Ministry (generations under 45) and Congregational Life Cycle (identifying current cycle… Continue Reading→