December 27, 2017 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications |

Conference office hours: Christmas & New Year holidays. | DETAILS
2017 apportionments: Full payment due Jan. 8. | DETAILS

2018 tithes: Here is link to new church tithing form. | DETAILS

2018 mileage rates: Note increase from 2017. | DETAILS
Invest in Young People

Black College Fund: Ambassadors available to speak at Memphis Conference churches. | DETAILS

Summer Impact 2018: United Methodist program in Ohio offers youth internships & group service opportunities. | DETAILS

Engage the Mission Field
Children receive decorated bears: after winners named in Golden Cross 'Bear Your Heart for Art' contest. | DETAILS
Lift prayers for these mission teams away from home:
  • Memphis Conference mission team in Mexico, Dec. 27-Jan. 3 | DETAILS
  • Purchase District ‘Project Christmas House’ team in Mississippi, Dec. 26-Jan. 1 | DETAILS

Create Transforming Lay & Clergy Leaders

Opportunities for transforming leaders in early 2018:

  • 2018 Generative Leadership Academy: Quarterly sessions (1st one Feb. 23-24) in 2018 near Lexington, TN | DETAILS
  • ‘Not a Youth Retreat’ Youth Lay Servant Training: Feb. 3-4 in Jackson, TN | DETAILS
  • Practice of Pastoral Leadership Conference: Feb. 3 & 5 in Brentwood, TN | DETAILS
  • Interfaith Peace Conference:  March 1-4 in Lake Junaluska, NC| DETAILS
  • Clergy Spouse Retreat: April 13-15 in Eva, TN | DETAILS
  • Clergy Spiritual Life Retreat, April 23-25 in Cadiz, KY | DETAILS

Grow Fruitful & Faithful Churches

2018 church stewardship & finance: Get your church ready with Jan. 4 webinar. | DETAILS

2018 congregation resolutions: Set goals that add vitality & excitement to new year. | DETAILS

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