January 31, 2018 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications |

2018 Lenten Hunger Offering:  How is your church planning to participate in 35-year anniversary of this offering? | DETAILS

2018 Memphis Annual Conference: Feb. 14 is DEADLINE for online early registration/request for DISPLAY SPACE | DETAILS

Bishop Bill McAlilly’s district meetings continue this week. Two were held  Monday & Tuesday. Two more are today & tomorrow.

  • Wednesday, Jan. 31: Purchase District at Purchase District Office in Kirksey, KY | DETAILS
  • Thursday, Feb. 1: Mississippi River District at Medina First UMC in Medina, TN | DETAILS
Jan. 22 Mass Shooting at Marshall County High School
  • United Methodists among many who welcomed students back to school | DETAILS
  • Images from Purchase District | DETAILS
  • Bishop McAlilly’s Message on his Blog last week | DETAILS
  • Last week’s prayers | DETAILS
Tax Help for Clergy:
  • Feb. 6 Seminar: Clergy Taxes by Memphis Conference Treasurer’s Office, Jackson, TN | DETAILS
  • Feb. 12 Webinar: Clergy Taxes by United Methodist Discipleship Ministries | DETAILS
  • Feb. 20 Lunch Workshop: Clergy Taxes by Memphis Theological Seminary, Memphis, TN | DETAILS
Invest in Young People

Resurrection Fellows Program: Jan. 31 is deadline for persons age 35 and under to apply | DETAILS

Funding education: Low-interest loans for United Methodist students | DETAILS

Engage the Mission Field

Churches Reaching Neighbors: Seven Memphis Conference churches receive awards in second round of grants | DETAILS

Collierville Connected: Ministry of Collierville United Methodist Church receives award in second round of Churches Reaching Neighbors grants | DETAILS
Create Transforming Lay & Clergy Leaders

William Pierce Bailey Academy of Congregational Leadership: Friday, Feb. 23, Jackson, TN | DETAILS

Multiply your church's leadership capacity: Here are 50 ways | DETAILS

Grow Fruitful & Faithful Churches

Nine: Number of nationalities at 'English As Second Language' (ESL) event at Northside United Methodist Church in Jackson, TN | DETAILS

Super Bowl Party: Ideas for church to host one as outreach event | DETAILS

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