July 24, 2019 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications | 

The Memphis Conference includes West Tennessee & Western Kentucky.

Happy Anniversary, Grace Place United Methodist Church! 
Rev. Diane Harrison reflects on 12 years of ministry inside prison | DETAILS

Reelfoot Rural Ministries now receiving school supply donations
Distribution will be Mondays through Aug. 12 | DETAILS

Churches are in ministry this summer:

  • Project Bridge is a literacy program of 19 United Methodist churches in Henry County, TN, that launched $10,000 community transformation grant | DETAILS
  • The Neighbors ministry of Trenton First United Methodist Church in Trenton, TN, is helping survivors of domestic violence & sexual assault | DETAILS

Joyner's Campground Meeting 
Underway through Sunday, July 28, in Somerville, TN  | DETAILS

World Hepatitis Day is July 28
Bulletin inserts are available from Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare | DETAILS

Renfro Trust Fund grants
Aug. 1 is deadline for small, rural churches to apply for bricks & mortar grants | DETAILS

'Word, Water & Witness' testimony videos
If you missed during 2019 Annual Conference or want to see again OR share with others: 

Retiree news
July issue of Memphis Conference News N Views now available | DETAILS

General Conference 2020 (May 5-16, Minneapolis, MN)

  • July 31: Deadline to apply to serve as volunteer marshal or page | DETAILS
  • Aug. 1: Deadline to apply to write original liturgyDETAILS    
  • Sept. 15: Deadline for worship groups & liturgists to apply to participate | DETAILS
  • Sept. 18: Deadline to submit petitions | DETAILS

Events coming in August

  • Aug. 5-8: Festival of Wisdom & Grace, Lake Junaluska, NC | DETAILS
  • Aug. 5-8: Religious Fundraising certification, Nashville, TN | DETAILS
  • Aug. 6: Grant-Writing 101: Free one-hour webinar | DETAILS
  • Aug. 9-11: Native Moccasins Rock (Native American Ministries event), Bon Aqua, TN | DETAILS

WRAP-UP: 2019 Memphis Annual Conference
News, photos, video, appointments, evaluation & more | DETAILS

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