[Jesus came] to destroy the one who has the power of death, that is, the devil, and free those who all their lives were held in slavery by the fear of death.” (Hebrews 2:14b-15) Easter is about life to be sure but at the end of it all, I’ve always thought, Easter is about living… Continue Reading→
Cost is $30. Lunch is provided. May 6, 2017, from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm at Garner UMC, 201 Methodist Dr, Garner NC 27529. Register at nccumvim.org/erttraining and June 3, 2017, from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm at Apex UMC, 100 S Hughes St, Apex NC 27502. Register at nccumvim.org/erttraining
According to Google Trends data, as reported by Pew Research Center, “More Americans search for ‘church’ around Easter than at any other time, with the Christmas season usually ranking second.” This research is from a 2004-2013 study. As someone who regularly teaches about hospitality ministry, and who visits a lot of churches on Sunday mornings… Continue Reading→
St. James UMC in Pembroke, NC was completely destroyed by flooding during Hurricane Matthew. They are rebuilding…. however it is a long and expensive journey. They are currently seeking pulpit furniture. If your church has any gently used pulpit furniture, please contact the Assistant to the Gateway District Superintendent at email@example.com or 888-661-4941.
June 1, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm Greenville, NC Hilton This is the FOURTH year that the Methodist Home for Children (MHC) will hold this fundraiser for the children. This is a fun evening of great dance music, a silent and live auction and a short program about the work of the MHC…. Continue Reading→
The measurements of the piano are 56″ wide x 25″ deep x 37″ height. Please contact Rose Spradley at firstname.lastname@example.org or 804-931-9379 if you are interested.
Friday, April 28th from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm 228 W. Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC 27603 $10 per plate Proceeds benefit the Methodist Home for Children and Urban Ministries. Barbecue is provided by Smithfield’s. To purchase tickets, you are encouraged to follow this link: https://www.cheddarup.com/tabs/when-pigs-fly-missions-happen-bbq
Daniels Memorial UMC would like to offer a chance for contemplative worship for our fellow churches. We are opening our doors April 9th-14th, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM, and 4:00-6:00 pm for self-guided meditation through a series of images reflecting on Christ’s passion. Holy week is the sacred time where we remember the last days of Jesus’… Continue Reading→
Friday, April 7, the UMM of Soapstone UMC will sell cooked-on-site BBQ pork and chicken plates ($9) and tubs ($7). Plates include small potatoes, green beans, corn-on-the cob and a roll and are available for lunch (11:00 am-1:00 pm) and dinner (4:00-7:00 pm). Tubs hold 16 oz of BBQ pork or 2 pieces of chicken. Free… Continue Reading→
The Board of Church and Society* of the NC Conference of The United Methodist Church presents: Inclusive Conversations – LGBTQ Christians Share Their Stories of Pain, Joy, Sorrow and Hope Thursday, April 6th from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Wake Forest UMC All are invited. Pizza and drinks provided. Please follow this link to register… Continue Reading→