Monthly Archives: February 2013

FOUNDATION OF THE CALL TO ACTION TO THE CONSTITUENCY OF THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

FOUNDATION OF THE CALL TO ACTION TO THE CONSTITUENCY OF THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH The recent general conference of The United Methodist Church held at Tampa, Florida, USA, called on its constituency to: 1. GROW VITAL CONGREGATIONS that will make … Continue reading

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A CALL TO ACTION TO THE LAITY OF THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

A CALL TO ACTION TO LAITY OF THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH The United Methodist Church continues to be a spiritual influence in the world for the Gospel. Essential to its ministry are healthy, vital congregations. But what makes a congregation … Continue reading

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New Church Plants Total 684 in Last Quadrennium, Surpassing Goal

NEWS RELEASE GBOD Communications Office Steve Horswill-Johnston, Executive Director (615) 340-1726 (O) (615) 429-3431 (C) stevehj@gbod.org New Church Plants Total 684 in Last Quadrennium, Surpassing Goal   NASHVILLE, Tenn. Feb. 21, 2013 /GBOD/ – Church planters established 684 new United … Continue reading

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VITAL PASTORS FOR VITAL CONGREGATIONS

VITAL PASTORS FOR VITAL CONGREGATIONS Pastor 1. Vital pastors give attention to developing, coaching, and mentoring lay leadership to enable laity to increase their ability to carry out ministry. 2. Vital pastors use their influence to increase the participation of … Continue reading

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Vital Congregations Are Spiritual Mission Stations of the Church

Vital Congregations Are Spiritual Mission Stations of the Church In the first-century church, Christ’s ministry took root and grew as congregations were established. These congregations became the body of Christ — transforming lives and communities. They were courageous and forward-leaning … Continue reading

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16 DRIVERS OF VITAL CONGREGATION

16 DRIVERS OF VITAL CONGREGATION The United Methodist Church continues to be a spiritual influence in the world for the Gospel. Essential to its ministry are healthy, vital congregations. But what makes a congregation vital and what do vital congregations … Continue reading

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BISHOP CERRIE’S SCHEDULE – FEBRUARY TO MAY 2013

BISHOP CERRIE’S SCHEDULE for FEBRUARY TO MAY 2013 Date              Event                          Place/Venue Feb. 03-4     Cabinet Meeting BPPrAC     Naga City Feb. 05          Speaker in Bulacan Ecumenical School    Bulacan Feb. 06-07     Office           Davao City Feb. 08-09     National UMYAF Council Meeting … Continue reading

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VACATION CHURCH SCHOOL 2013 Theme: “I Believe”

VACATION CHURCH SCHOOL 2013 Theme: “I Believe”                                                Make Disciples of Jesus Christ to Transform the World, Year 1 13-15 February 2013, The United Methodist Church, General Santos City WEDNESDAY, 13 February THURSDAY, 14 February FRIDAY, 15 February 7:00 Breakfast … Continue reading

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WOMEN’S SOCEITY OF CHRISTIAN SERVICE OF THE EAST MINDANAO PHILIPPINES ANNUAL CONFERENCE

21stUMC-WSCS Annual Assembly Theme: Empowered Women In Jesus: Enabling, Discipling, Transforming TEXTS: Philippians 4:13, Matt 28:19-20 Romans 12:1-2, II Corinthians 5:17 Venue: First United Methodist Church 416 Vinzon St.,Bo. Obrero, Davao City Date: March 15-17, 2013 PROGRAMME Day 1- March … Continue reading

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SCHEDULE OF DEA ANNUAL CONFERENCES 2013

SCHEDULE OF DEA ANNUAL CONFERENCES 2013 Date                      Annual Conference                                           … Continue reading

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