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Impacting Human Trafficking

Individuals and congregations across the conference are getting educated about human trafficking – and doing something about it. Some are partnering with protective agencies and others are raising funds for victims’ aftercare.

Training Communities

ProjectCURATE’s new Race & The Christian Imagination training explores multicultural unity and improbable friendships.

Award-Winning Volunteer

“Have communication expertise, will share it” is Tracy Torma’s mantra, and now she has the award to prove it.

Students Develop Perseverance

Texas A&M Wesley Foundation students learned life lessons while helping give a neighboring church a facelift.

Meet Denisse Peña

Denisse Peña is one of nine students involved in the 2017 TAC College Pastoral Internship Project.

Bubbles, Seeds and Heroes

Fondren Apartment Ministry partners provide collaborative summer fellowships with unexpected blessings.

Second Chance Ministry

The mission team from Atascocita UMC helped bring houses - and former prisoners -- back to life in abandoned Ohio communities.

Bishop's Corner

Other News
Opportunities

New Pastor Hungry to Move Forward

A Longview News Journal write-up on Rev. Jay Jackson as he begins his new position at FUMC Longview.

Geography & the Bible

Houston - Lay School of Theology day-long course led by Dr. Jaime Clark-Soles.

SCJ Mission Academy: September 10-13

Come together with mission-minded people in September to discuss connecting with your neighbors in disaster response, emotional and spiritual care and more.

Third Sunday Native American Worship

July 16 will feature James Stephenson.

Being One

Marriage Seminar for Engaged and Newly-Wed Couples

Perkins Nominations Open

For 2017 Distinguished Alumnus/A Award

July 15
Charis Spiritual Director Application Deadline

September 18-19
Clergy Gathering

September 29
TCCSA Clergy Spouse Retreat

October 8
Tony Campolo: Preaching Hope in a Culture of Violence

November 6-7
Clergy Women's Retreat

November 13-15
revitup! clergy 25-39


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