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New Leadership Training

featureimage1On Saturday October 15, about 300 newly elected leaders gathered at First United Methodist Church in Conroe for a day of learning and reflection. Bishop Scott Jones began the day with a presentation on “Clarity of Purpose.”

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Texas Conference Welcomes Bishop Scott Jones with Special Worship Services
featureimage1Many Methodists in the Tyler and Houston areas enjoyed a special Service of Welcome this month as the Texas Conference officially blessed the new leadership role of Bishop Scott Jones.more
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Blessings at the Border
featureimage1This annual trip distinguishes the TAC from most other conferences. Participants share highlights from the Cabinet's seventh mission trip to the Rio Grande Valley and Mexico.
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A "Community Changer" for Pattison
featureimage1In the first two weeks of a new partnership with the local elementary school, volunteers from Pattison UMC read to 450 students.more
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TAC Grant Money Helps Mission Milby
to "Invest in the Young"
featureimage1Youngsters in the summer kids program enjoyed learning in a safe and friendly environment thanks to a grant from the Texas Annual Conference.
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Redeemer Church Celebrates Awesome Launch
featureimage1One of the TAC's newest churches had a big start with 377 attending the mid-October launch.
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How to Avoid the Three Most Common Communication Mistakes

featureimage1Churches will communicate more effectively by Saying less - but with greater clarity - in ways that connect with their various audiences.
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October 27, 2016
SPOTLIGHT
Council of Bishops Names 32 Commission Members
Former TAC Lay Leader Leah Taylor named to the Commission on a Way Forward.
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November 5
Early Response Team Training
November 5&9
Trinity UMC Forums
November 17
East District Report Day Training
November 17
Pearland Golf Event
November 20
St. Paul UMC, Port Arthur Annual UM Men Sunday
January 28
2017 Southwest District Leadership Training
February 10, 2017
Vision Day: Fresh Expressions
TAC TIDBITS
GivingTuesday 2016
This Advent season, UMCOM offers downloadable materials to help congregations join in the Imagine No Malaria campaign.
Mount Sylvan UMC in the News
Local Fire Dept. presented with handmade stuffed animals for children in crisis situations.
State Wide Health Justice Sabbath
Texas Impact on health care decisions our Legislature will face in 2017.
Advent Resources: Imagine No Malaria
Downloadable materials to help congregations join in the Imagine No Malaria campaign.
Social Media Toolbox
Share your spirit. Use your voice.
National UM News
UM News Service

TAC Open Enrollment

The 2017 Annual Open Enrollment Period for Active Clergy and TAC Fiscal Office Lay Employees enrolled in the TAC Group Health Benefits (GHB) Plan is November 1-15, 2016.
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