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November 6, 2019 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications | communications@memphis-umc.org
The Memphis Conference includes West Tennessee & Western Kentucky 

Christmas is Coming...

  • 2019 Online Alternative Christmas Gift Catalog - 14 Memphis Conference ministries make it easy to choose meaningful gifts for special people | DETAILS
  • Maanza A Leza Community-Wide Christmas Jewelry Sale - Nov. 24 at Germantown United Methodist Church, Germantown, TN | DETAILS
  • Reelfoot Rural Ministries Christmas Toy Store - Toys, money, volunteers & prayer are needed for Dec. 9-12 event | DETAILS
  • Reverse Advent Calendar - Check out cool giving tool from Golden Cross Senior Ministries | DETAILS
  • Purchase District 2019 Project Christmas House - Become a sponsor or volunteer to serve in late December | DETAILS

Important January Deadlines

  • Jan. 1: Deadline for rural churches to apply for Community Transformation Grants | DETAILS
  • Jan. 7: Deadline for young adults to apply for Global Mission Fellows | DETAILS
  • Jan. 10: Deadline for 2019 tithing payments from churches | DETAILS
  • Jan. 15: Priority deadline to apply for Summer 2020 Project Transformation internships in Memphis | DETAILS

Retiree News 
October issue of News N Views is now available | DETAILS

Plastic Bags
Reelfoot Rural Ministries needs them for food pantry & thrift store | DETAILS

November is National Diabetes Month
Free bulletin inserts available from Methodist LeBonheur Healthcare | DETAILS

Benefits for Active Clergy
Annual election time for 2020 HealthFlex benefits runs through Nov. 14 | DETAILS

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

Coming Events

  • 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
  • More events: Click HERE.

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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