August 14, 2019 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications | 

The Memphis Conference includes West Tennessee & Western Kentucky.

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

2019-20 Academy of Leadership & Coaching for Local Pastors
For local/supply pastors & laity serving local churches | Begins Sept. 14 | DETAILS

Christmas Shoe Box Ministry
Early September is deadline to send Christmas boxes of gifts to children | DETAILS

Lakeshore thanks its 2019 summer staff
"Now go & continue to be about the family business" | DETAILS

'General Board of Higher Education and Ministry' has new website
Lay & clergy leaders should utilize this helpful resource | DETAILS

Respond to gun violence with new resources
Help individuals & congregations go beyond thoughts & prayers to prevent violent acts & their outcomes | DETAILS

Spiritual care & community for immigrants
Free copies of a bilingual, devotional booklet are available from The Upper Room. Finding Our Way is for use in outreach, hospitality & small group study with immigrants. Booklets include scriptures, prayers & meditations. To order up to 100 free copies (shipping fees apply), call (800) 972-0433

Council of Bishops invites applications for two ecumenical programs
Sept. 13 is deadline for groups to apply for 2020 local initiatives grants & young adults to apply for scholarship to 2020 Ecumenical Institute in Switzerland. | DETAILS  

Coming Events

  • Aug. 16-18: Fall Youth Lay Servant Training, Obion, TN | DETAILS
  • Aug. 18: Exceptional Worship for special needs children & adults, Jackson, TN | DETAILS
  • Aug. 26: Six online ministry certifications begin | DETAILS
  • Sept. 12: Golden Cross Golf Classic, Memphis, TN | DETAILS
  • Sept. 12: Coming Out Strong in 4th Quarter (free one-hour webinar) | DETAILS
  • Sept. 20-22: Clergy Spouse Retreat, Beersheba Springs TN | DETAILS
  • Oct. 2: Clergy Benefits Seminar, Cordova, TN | DETAILS
  • Oct. 4-5: 'Steal Away' Women's Retreat, Nashville, TN | DETAILS
  • Oct. 6: World Communion Sunday | DETAILS
  • Oct. 7-8: Clergy Retiree Reunion, Eva, TN | DETAILS
  • Nov. 18-21: Southeastern Jurisdiction Clergywomen's Conference, Jacksonville, FL | DETAILS
  • Nov. 21-24: Interfaith Peace Conference, Lake Junaluska, NC | 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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