Nov. 14, 2018 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications |

Bearing Witness: Read Bishop McAlilly's Nov. 10 blog message that calls on United Methodists in the Memphis Conference to reaffirm their baptismal vows to resist evil & injustice in whatever forms they present themselves. McAlilly gives thanks to God for those who daily stand against racism & injustice for all people."| DETAILS

2018 Memphis Conference Alternative Christmas Gift Catalog: Start shopping now, support Memphis Conference ministries & make the world a better place | DETAILS

Holiday Schedule: Memphis Conference office in Jackson, TN | DETAILS

Special Session of General Conference, Feb. 23-26, 2019, St. Louis, MO: 

  • Latest news | DETAILS
  • Preregistration for guests & observers | DETAILS
  • Communicate with Memphis Conference delegation | DETAILS
  • Brief summaries of 3 plans | 1-pg PDF
  • Chart of 3 plans (created & shared by Great Plains Conference) | 2-pg PDF
  • Constitutionality of 3 plans | DETAILS
  • Prayer resources | DETAILS
  • Conversation resources | DETAILS

Invest in Young People

12 college students: They are headed to Mexico, Dec. 27-Jan 4, on Memphis Conference Volunteers in Mission (VIM) trip | DETAILS
Samaritan Community Reading Project: Ministry of Capleville United Methodist Church in Memphis, TN, serves families of pre-K through third graders  | DETAILS

Engage the Mission Field

Christmas Toy Store: Reelfoot Rural Ministries is receiving donations through Dec. 1 | DETAILS

Christmas Shoe Box Ministry. Memphis Conference churches invited to partner with ministry run by United Methodists in North Alabama | DETAILS

Create Transforming Lay & Clergy Leaders

2019 Generative Leadership Academy (GLA): Online registration & payment open to laity and clergy through Dec. 17 | DETAILS

Rev. Deborah Suddarth: Collierville United Methodist Church's executive pastor voted "woman of the year" in Collierville Independent's 2018 Reader's Choice Awards | DETAILS

Grow Fruitful & Faithful Churches

Community Transformation Grant: Nov. 30 is deadline for Memphis Conference churches & districts to apply | DETAILS

Welcoming Strategies: Read about 3 that can backfire | DETAILS

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