December 18, 2019 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications |
The Memphis Conference includes West Tennessee & Western Kentucky   
Angels Among Us
Read about God's messengers for the world | DETAILS
St. Paul United Methodist Church, Lakeland, TN 
Living Nativity tells Christmas story with animals & actors | DETAILS
Still Shopping for Christmas Gifts? 
Finish up with gifts that change lives from 14 Memphis Conference ministries. Find links in the 2019 Memphis Conference Alternative Christmas Gift Catalog | DETAILS
2020 United Methodist Planning Calendar 
See what Cokesbury has available | DETAILS
Western Kentucky Christmas Events
Purchase District compiles master list of December events | DETAILS
2019 Project Christmas House
Help as a volunteer or sponsor | | DETAILS
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare
Agreement announced to purchase Saint Francis Hospital’s two Memphis-area locations | DETAILS
Denominational website relaunched earlier this month with a new look, more mobile-friendly design, international Find-A-Church capabilities, RethinkChurch content & more | DETAILS
Holiday Schedule for Conference Office
Here are dates office will be closed | DETAILS 
End-of-Year Fundraising by Memphis Conference-Affiliated Ministries
  • Golden Cross Senior Ministries | DETAILS
  • Hannah's Hope | DETAILS
  • United Methodist Neighborhood Centers of Memphis | DETAILS

Make Plans for January

  • Jan. 3: Scams Against Seniors (Brown Bag Lunch Program), Germantown UMC, Germantown, TN | DETAILS
  • Jan. 8: Laugh in Peace Comedy Tour (benefit for Memphis Friendship Foundation), Memphis, TN | DETAILS
  • Jan. 9: Susan Sparks Workshop, Germantown UMC, Germantown, TN | DETAILS
  • Jan. 19: Human Relations Sunday | DETAILS
  • Jan. 20: Martin Luther King Day | DETAILS
  • Jan. 26: Chamber Music Concert at Collierville UMC's Sanctuary on the Square, Collierville, TN | DETAILS
  • Jan. 31-Feb. 2: Warmth in Winter (youth ministry gathering), Nashville, TN | DETAILS

January Deadlines: Be Aware & Share

  • Jan. 1: Deadline for rural churches to apply for Community Transformation Grant | DETAILS
  • Jan. 7: Deadline for young adults to apply for Global Mission FellowsDETAILS
  • Jan. 10: Deadline for churches to make 2019 tithing paymentsDETAILS
  • Jan. 15: Priority deadline for young people to apply for Summer 2020 Project Transformation internships in Memphis | DETAILS

2020 Conferences of The United Methodist Church

  • Pre-General Conference Briefing: Jan. 22-24, Nashville, TN | DETAILS
  • General Conference: May 5-15, Minneapolis, MN | DETAILS
  • Annual Conference: June 8-10, Germantown, TN | DETAILS 
  • Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference: July 15-17, Lake Junaluska, NC | DETAILS

District eNews Communications
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