August 30, 2017 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications |  
Storm Harvey: Here's how to help! | DETAILS

Conference office closed Labor Day: Mon., Sept. 4. | DETAILS

Charge Conference Forms: Now available. | DETAILS

Metro District Office: Moving to new location. | DETAILS

Invest in Young People

Scholarships! Bishop McAlilly announces opportunity for young adults discerning call to ordained ministry. | DETAILS

Church/School/Community Partnership: Ross UMC in Dyersburg, TN, hosted local high school sports dinner. | DETAILS

Unexpected generosity: Read what happened during Lone Oak UMC’s ‘Blessing of Backpacks’ in Paducah, KY. | DETAILS

Engage the Mission Field

Join Memphis Conference mission team headed to Mexico! Sept. 8 is deadline to sign up for Dec. 27-Jan. 3 trip. | DETAILS

Churches Reaching Neighbors Grant Program: Sept. 11 is deadline for Memphis Conference churches to apply. | DETAILS

Congo Women Arise! Read report about July mission trip that included four individuals from Memphis Conference. | DETAILS

Create Transforming Lay & Clergy Leaders

Urban Ministry Initiative: Rev. Richard Smith launches new ministry. | DETAILS

2017 Denman Evangelism Award winners: Read about those whose work was celebrated at 2017 Memphis Annual Conference. | DETAILS

2017-18 Memphis Conference Local Pastor Academy: Sept. 5 is deadline to register and pay fee. | DETAILS


Grow Fruitful & Faithful Churches

Best practices: Shared at recent meeting of directors of connectional ministries in the Southeastern Jurisdiction of The United Methodist Church. | DETAILS

Why community engagement matters: 5-minute video unpacks importance of what a church does with its community, not for its community. | DETAILS

September 15: Deadline for conference groups to apply for local initiative grants for projects that strengthen ecumenical and/or interreligious relationships | DETAILS

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