December 11, 2019 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications |
The Memphis Conference includes West Tennessee & Western Kentucky  
Advent | Christmas News!
  • 2019 Online Alternative Christmas Gift Catalog - Easy way to complete your Christmas shopping by choosing meaningful gifts from 14 Memphis Conference ministries | DETAILS
  • Purchase District Christmas Events | Western Kentucky United Methodist Churches are offering many events in December | DETAILS
  • Purchase District 2019 Project Christmas House - Become sponsor or volunteer to serve in late December | DETAILS
  • Reverse Advent Calendar - December giving tool is offered by Golden Cross Senior Ministries | DETAILS
'Tennessee-Western Kentucky Conference' is Name for New Conference 
If you missed the Dec. 1 announcement, here it is again | DETAILS
Holiday Schedule for Conference Office 
Be aware of dates office will be closed | DETAILS 
End-of-Year Fundraising by Memphis Conference Agencies
  • Golden Cross Senior Ministries | DETAILS
  • Hannah's Hope | DETAILS
  • United Methodist Neighborhood Centers of Memphis | DETAILS

Wesley Foundation at University of Memphis
Campus ministry thanks Faith Circle of United Methodist Women at Germantown United Methodist Church for financial and other support | DETAILS

Memphis Theological Seminary
School celebrates first full-endowed chair in its history: Hamilton and Varnell Chair in Wesleyan Studies | DETAILS

Martin Methodist College
Invite rep to speak about United Methodist school in Pulaski, TN | DETAILS

United Methodist Development Fund
United Methodist Foundation for the Memphis and Tennessee Conferences announces participation account rate increase of 2 percent, effective Jan. 1 | DETAILS

Make Plans for January

  • 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. 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 GrantsDETAILS
  • 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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