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Tools of the Times: Developing an Outstanding Social Media Presence

featureimage1As the conference revs up its 'social media machine,' local congregations are positioned to benefit from the content, exposure and the new online toolkit created to promote transformational communication.

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October Event Allows Attendees
to Explore Church Planting
featureimage1An ideal way to research and discern a call to plant a church is to attend the New Church Leadership event in Houston on October 18-20, so register soon.more
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District Visits: Bishop Scott Jones Looks Forward
to Meeting You
featureimage1Bishop Scott Jones is coming to a district near you, so mark your calendars and don’t miss this opportunity to meet-greet-and-learn from an expert in the Wesleyan Way.
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Lakeview Gears Up to Roll Out
New Camp Model in 2017
featureimage1Next year, campers across the conference – as well as leaders and parents -- will experience new Wesleyan-based curriculum designed to bolster spiritual formation in a consistent manner. more
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Seeing a Soccer Field as a Mission Field
featureimage1Rev. David Horton shares the impact of facilitating community rather than competition on the church soccer field, complete with the aid of Houston Dynamo Street Team members helping youngsters from all nations play together.
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WordServe Team Develops 'Flexibility' Skills
Through International Ministry Work in Honduras
featureimage1The opportunity to serve God internationally is something college senior Jonathan Dent and his fellow travelers will not soon forget.
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Calling all Newly Elected Leaders
and District Leadership Teams

featureimage1Bishop Scott Jones and Dr. Lovett Weems will be facilitating the Leadership Training event on October 15 at First UMC Conroe. Their focus will be alignment and collaborative leadership.
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September 22, 2016
BISHOP'S CORNER
Bishop Jones: I Am Privileged to Serve With You
I believe that participating in the Wesleyan movement is the best way to serve Christ.
SPOTLIGHT
Texas Conference Responds to Louisiana Flood
Because of your extravagant generosity, we have already raised $95,228 to help our neighbors in Louisiana.
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September 29
Trinity UMC Community Forum
October 2
World Communion Sunday
October 28-30
Lakeview Man Camp
October 2016
Bonhoeffer Tours
October 18-20
New Church Leadership Institute
TAC TIDBITS
Wesley Community Center Luncheon
Please join us for this year’s luncheon on Wednesday, October 5
Building Bridges
“We want this to be a church for all people,” declares Rev. Hannah Terry.
3,040 Sandwiches
Lake Houston UMC’s Revolution Youth group hits a milestone.
FUMC Pearland to Host Golf Event
honoring the legacy of longtime pastor, Dr. Bob Joiner.
National UM News
UM News Service

2016 Journal

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