October 30, 2019 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications |
The Memphis Conference includes West Tennessee & Western Kentucky 

All Saints Day: A Holy Day John Wesley Loved
Nov. 1 is the date for celebrating people of faith who have gone before us. Who will you remember? Read why it matters | DETAILS

Storm Damage in Tennessee River District
United Methodists work to remove trees & debris after weekend storm | DETAILS

Note Nov. 3 Time Change
Don't forget to change clocks ("fall back") to Central Standard Time | DETAILS

Christmas is Coming...

  • NOW LIVE: Memphis Conference 2019 Online Alternative Christmas Gift Catalog Make Christmas gifts in honor or memory of friends & loved ones. Choose from 14 ministries of the Memphis Conference of The United Methodist Church | DETAILS
  • Reelfoot Rural Ministries Christmas Toy Store - Toys, money, volunteers & prayer are needed for Dec. 9-12 event | DETAILS
  • Purchase District's 2019 Project Christmas House - Become a sponsor or volunteer to serve in late December | DETAILS
  • Nov. 1-3: Alternative Market Fair Trade Sale, Trinity United Methodist Church, Memphis, TN | DETAILS
  • Nov. 24: Maanza A Leza Community-Wide Christmas Jewelry Sale , Germantown United Methodist Church, Germantown, TN | DETAILS

2020 Conferences of The United Methodist Church

  • General Conference: May 5-15, Minneapolis, MN | DETAILS
    • Nov. 21 is deadline to apply for volunteer positions at GC2020 | DETAILS
  • Annual Conference: June 8-10, Germantown, TN | DETAILS 
  • Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference: July 15-17, Lake Junaluska, NC | DETAILS

Benefits for Active Clergy
Oct. 30-Nov. 14 is annual election time for 2020 HealthFlex benefits | DETAILS

Charge Conference Forms
2020 forms now available for 2019 charge conference season | DETAILS

Coming Events

  • Nov. 1-3: Exploration "explore calling" event, Orlando, FL | DETAILS
  • Nov. 3: Return to Central Standard Time | Daylight Saving Time ends | DETAILS
  • Nov. 3: Hannah's Hope Sunday (Baby Bottles of  Hope campaign) | DETAILS
  • Nov. 7: Kid Min Gathering, Jackson, TN | DETAILS
  • Nov. 7: 1-hour, free webinar: Best Time to Develop a Stewardship Strategy | DETAILS
  • Nov. 7: Women Arise Benefit & Gala, Nashville, TN | DETAILS
  • Nov. 8-9: History Preservation Workshop, Lake Junaluska, NC | DETAILS
  • Nov. 8-10: Junior/Senior High Social Justice - Hunger Retreat, Lakeshore Camp & Retreat Center, Eva, TN | DETAILS
  • Nov. 18: Strengthening Memphis Immigrant Communities via United Methodist Church Connection, Raleigh United Methodist Church, Memphis, TN | DETAILS
  • Nov. 18-21: Southeastern Jurisdiction Clergywomen's Conference, Jacksonville, FL | DETAILS
  • Nov. 21-24: Interfaith Peace Conference, Lake Junaluska, NC | DETAILS
  • Nov. 24: United Methodist Student Day | DETAILS
  • Dec. 9-12: Reelfoot Rural Ministries' Christmas Toy Store, Obion, TN | DETAILS
  • Dec. 26-31: Purchase District Project Christmas House, Hattiesburg, MS | DETAILS

District eNews Communications
Here's how to subscribe to eNews from each of the conference's four districts | DETAILS

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The MISSION of the Memphis Conference of The United Methodist Church is to discover, equip, connect and send lay and clergy leaders who shape congregations that offer Jesus Christ to a hurting world, one neighborhood at a time.

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