Monthly Archives: August 2014

Steve Horswill-Johnston To Me   Aug 25 at 9:00 PM NEWS RELEASE GBOD Communications OfficeSteve Horswill-Johnston, Executive Director (615) 340-1726 (O) (615) 429-3431 (C)stevehj@gbod.org New Church Planters Gain Networking, New Resources from Road Trip NASHVILLE, Tenn. Aug. 25, 2014 /GBOD/ … Continue reading

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.‘Robin Williams’ death once could have been mine’

‘Robin Williams’ death once could have been mine’ A personal reflection about depression by Cynthia Astle on August 15, 2014   DALLAS (UMNS) — The recent death of Robin Williams, whose talent no superlatives can encompass, plunged me into a … Continue reading

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Young United Methodists adopt petitions for General Conference

Young United Methodists adopt petitions for General Conference Overwhelmingly approve unity statement August 15, 2014 Young people from 34 countries gathered in the Philippines last month for the Global Young People’s Convocation & Legislative Assembly to discuss their concerns for … Continue reading

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PHILIPPINE BISHOPS CONDEMN “Pork Barrel”

Philippine bishops condemn ‘Pork Barrel’ Applaud Supreme Court ruling of unconstitutionality by Wayne Rhodes, Editor, Faith in Action on August 15, 2014 Bishops of the United Methodist Philippines Central Conference have affirmed a Supreme Court ruling that declares unconstitutional features … Continue reading

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INSTRUCTION FOR PETITIOPNS TO THE UMC GENERALCONFERENCE 2016

Instructions for Petitions to the 2016 General Conference The United Methodist Church “Any organization, clergy member, or lay member of The United Methodist Church may petition the General Conference….”(¶507, The Book of Discipline of The United Methodist Church 2012) Format … Continue reading

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UMC GENERALCONFERENCE 2016

General Conference 2016 The United Methodist Church’s top legislative body will meet at the Oregon Convention Center, the largest convention center in the Pacific Northwest, on May 10-20, 2016. General Conference is the top policy-making body of The United Methodist … Continue reading

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WEBSITE: RECOMMENDED FOR UMC PASTORS’ RESOURCES

WEBSITE USEFUL FOR RESOURCES umcdea.wordpress.com – news and resources for the Davao Episcopal Area churches.- UMC http://www.Ministry Matters -Resources for preaching, Liturgy, music, Bible study, etc.-umc Sermoncentral.com – Resources for sermons, illustration – Interdenominational Chuck Knows Church– You Tube, UMC … Continue reading

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LOCAL PASTORS WHO CAN VOTE FOR GENERALCONFERENCE DELEGATES 2016

Below is a communication from retired Bishop Leo Soriano who was requested by the PCC College of Bishop to make a study on the qualifications of local pastors who can vote for the election of delegates to the PCC and … Continue reading

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FLASH BACK: UMC, DUMOY, DAVAO CITY

>HISTORY: TORIL MISSION CHURCH Summerland, Dumoy, Davao City January 16, 2000 Mission is the heart of the church. Central United Methodist Church, Davao city, is a local church with a heart of mission. One of the goal of her mission … Continue reading

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