Houston to Host World Methodist Conference this August: Mobilizing Volunteers Now
For the first time in 35 years, the global denominational conference is coming to America – and Houston, so help the Texas Conference provide volunteers and southern hospitality.
Up Close Series: Meet Your Delegates
In this ongoing series, learn more about the delegates representing the Texas Conference at the mid-May General Conference. This edition spotlights longtime lay leader Sue Sullivan and Rev. Ben Trammell of Faith UMC in Richmond.
Dynamic Duo: Husband and Wife Team Model Loyal Service
Small membership churches like First UMC Edom depend on the willingness and flexibility of longtime volunteers like Keith and Karen Mills.
Urban and Suburban Churches Covenant Together to Fortify Larkin Community School
God's hand is at work through two congregations who are forging a successful new model of ministry on behalf of young children.
UH Wesley Foundation Combines Diversity and Development
Students from near and far find welcoming arms in this campus ministry at University of Houston, along with support on their spiritual journey -- regardless of their starting point.
March Mission Madness: Central South District is "One" in Missions
Iglesia Fuente De Vida received a welcome facelift thanks to dozens of South Central District volunteers who tackled seven projects on their Saturday workday.
50/50 Missions Training is a Game Changer
"Collaborative" is the key concept behind the In Mission Together model that will be explored in upcoming trainings, as clergy and laity pursue more impactful outreach partnerships.
April Canik, Associate Director of the Communications Office, will facilitate five hours of communications training targeted to clergy and laity of small membership churches at the annual retreat April 15-16 at Lakeview. Learn More