Join with others in The Texas Annual Conference to learn more about the future of The United Methodist Church at “Table Talks with Bishop Scott Jones, conversations on The Way Forward.” Separate sessions will be held for clergy and laity in all nine districts from August 11-23, 2018.
The boards of Heartspring Methodist Foundation and the Texas Methodist Foundation (TMF) signed the paperwork to formally finalize their merger July 26th, 2018, with the understanding that they will not begin operations as a combined foundation until January 1, 2019.
Texas Annual Conference churches are encouraged to celebrate “A Sunday of Blessing” on August 12 (or another Sunday) to give children of all ages a strong start to their school year in 2018-2019.
Rev. Ross Hyde, chair of CONAM (Committee on Native American Ministries), will be preaching on the Power of Oneness from John 17 at the August 19th gathering.
The annual Small Church Retreat will be held at Grace UMC in Palestine, TX November 17, 2018 with speaker Dr. Jesse Brannen, Central South District Superintendent.
Hurricane Preparedness Resource Fair at Trinity UMC, Houston
August 31 Deadline
Houston Methodist Lay Ministry Training
September 1 Deadline
Local church racial/ethnic ministry grants
Retired Clergy and Spouses Retreat