Monthly Archives: May 2014

APPOINTMENTS 2014-2015, SOUTHEAST DAVAO DISTRICT- East Mindanao Philippines Annual Conference

  CHARGE ADDRESS WORKERS STATUS ASSIGNED Bacungan UMC Bacungan, Magsaysay, Davao del Sur To be supplied Banay-banay UMC Rang-ay, Banaynay, Davao Oriental Esteban Manzano Local Pastor Bansalan UMC Gatmaitan St. Bansalan, Davao del Sur Eduardo Fernancez Deacon Belen UMC Malungon, … Continue reading

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7 Helpful Skills for Pastors Leading Growing Churches• By Ron Edmondson Posted on May 28th, 2014 at Ministry Matters • I came close to titling these “essential” skills, but I knew that was unfair. God can and does work through … Continue reading

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CLERGY SPOUSES BIENNIAL ASSEMBLY NCSA Biennial AssemblyDate: October 21-24, 2014 Venue: Salcedo UMC, Salcedo, Ilocos SurRegistration : Php1,700.00 (Pre-reg, deadline, September 15,2014)Php2,000.00 (On site registration) 1. On SCHOLARSHIP. It has been approved. Letters are signed and endorsed by our 3 … Continue reading

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Amicable breakup of UMC needed, pastor group says May 23, 2014 By United Methodist News Service 15 Comments By Sam Hodges* DALLAS (UMNS) — A group of United Methodist pastors and theologians is calling for an amicable split of the … Continue reading

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Sudan urged to stop death penalty for woman who converted to Christianity May 22, 2014 By General Board of Church & Society 1 Comment WASHINGTON, D.C. — The General Board of Church & Society of The United Methodist Church calls … Continue reading

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NEWS RELEASE GBOD Communications OfficeSteve Horswill-Johnston, Executive Director (615) 340-1726 (O) (615) 429-3431 (C)stevehj@gbod.org Grants Available to Churches for Creative Older Adult Ministries NASHVILLE, Tenn. May 23, 2014 /GBOD/ – Local churches with ideas for creative ministries involving older adults … Continue reading

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Deadline to apply for Ethnic Local Church Grants

Deadline to apply for Ethnic Local Church Grants FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 14, 2014 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Aug. 10 is the deadline to apply for an Ethnic Local Church Grant from the United Methodist General Board of Church & … Continue reading

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LET US PRAY,PRAY and PRAYER FOR GOD’S INTERVENTION A SISTER IN THE FACE OF DEATH!

American Rushes to Sudan to Save Pregnant Wife From HangingABC News By COLLEEN CURRY May 19, 2014 2:24 PMPublished: Yahoo News A Sudanese immigrant living in New Hampshire has returned to Sudan to try to save his wife, who is … Continue reading

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AGING IN POVERTY Ministry Grant Availability

OFFICE ON AGING & OLDER ADULT MINISTRIES tkline@gbod.org   AGING IN POVERTY Ministry Grant Availability   The United Methodist Committee on Older Adult Ministries and The General Board of Discipleship are pleased to offer grants to assist in creative Aging … Continue reading

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Recruitment to the Ordained Ministry Through Bible Study

You Are Here: Locating Your Call Through Bible Study By Heather Williams Posted on May 9th, 2014 at Ministry Matters This article is featured in the Wade Deep: Bible Study as a Remedy for Shallow Faith (May/June/July 2014) issue of … Continue reading

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