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Bishop Huie Invites Churches
to Support Prayer Vigil

featureimage1Bishop Janice Huie joins other United Methodist bishops organizing a groundswell of prayer in support of the 2016 General Conference in Portland.

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Advocacy Leaders Create Solutions
and Special Needs Ministries
featureimage1Impactful leaders provide training, resources and environments that include those with special needs. more
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Vocational Leaders Take the Church to the Community on a Daily Basis
featureimage1 Across the conference, some leaders are recognized with special awards for their visible role in their communities, while many others lead by example on the job and in other powerful ways.
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Single Board Model of Governance
Brings Benefits to Congregations of all Sizes
featureimage1Leaders at First UMC Anahuac are experiencing new ministry successes after adopting a streamlined committee leadership structure popularized by the Vibrant Church Initiative and larger congregations.more
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First-Ever "Faith in the Future" Conference
for Young Adults
featureimage1The inaugural discernment conference this April will feature 'Ted-Talk-style' topics and interactions related to living a faith-filled life in the future.
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Prison Chaplains Across Texas Thank the Texas Conference for Boxes of Carefully Chosen Bibles
featureimage1 Inmates and their visiting families will enjoy an assortment of new Bibles this year, thanks to the generous 2015 mission offering from delegates and their home churches at last year’s conference.more
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Methodists Celebrate 14-year Ecumenical Effort: Regional Production of the Passion of Christ

featureimage1Lake Palestine UMC of Chandler, First UMC of Chandler and Wesley House of Tyler will again join other congregations to commemorate the life-changing message of the Easter season. more

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February 11, 2016
SPOTLIGHT
Thank You for Your Generosity
Your apportionments help fund ministries serving people in need both within and far beyond the boundaries of the Texas Annual Conference.
See the List of churches who paid 100% of their apportionments.
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February 15-17
Elder's Retreat
February 20
Disaster Ministries Early Response Trainings
February 20
Houston Lay School of Theology
February 19-21
Celebration Women's National Conference
February 26-27
Spanish-Language Worship Event
February 27
Relatives as Parents Conference
Various Dates
Lay Servant Ministry Trainings
April 15-16
TAC Clergy Family Retreat
TAC TIDBITS
Clergy Sexual Ethics Training March 1st
This is the last chance for clergy to attend this training for 2016.
Best Communication Idea Contest 2016
The TAC Communications Committee is hosting a "Best Idea in Communications" contest and the winners will receive prizes.
Ignite 2016 Registration Open
Ignite 2016 conference retreat weekends provide a spiritual ignition point for students.
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Why Grace

February 17, Jeremy Steele will share how we can enhance our Wesleyan approach to youth ministry.
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