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100 Years and Counting: McKinney Memorial Celebrates

This year, McKinney Memorial will celebrate a century of worship and service. Three months after the end of the Civil War, Squire and Jane McKinney welcomed their newborn son into the world.

Texas Recovers

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Courts and Ports

Representatives of the Texas Annual Conference will visit the U.S.-Mexico border to assess the needs of immigrants with the Texas Impact program “Courts and Ports.”
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GC 2019 is Almost Here: Resources to Help Your Church

The Texas Annual Conference offers communications resources for the Special Session of the General Conference 2019.
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Marvin UMC Invests in the Next Generation of Leaders

According to a Lifeway Research Study, 66 percent of young adults who were reared in the church walk away from faith in college. Marvin UMC is making a difference.
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Awakening: Woodlands Music Goes on Tour

Fifteen stops in fifteen days. Woodlands Music, The Woodlands UMC, is partnering with New Room for the Awakening Tour.
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Lent, Easter, Maundy, and Ashes

As the Lenten and Easter season approaches, Bishop Scott Jones answers the questions you are asking about the season.
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The Power of One Caring Adult: CASA

On an average of 54 times each day in Texas, a traumatized child who is the victim of abuse and/or neglect, is separated from everyone and everything he or she knows to enter the foster care system. For weeks, months, and even years, the child will gather his or her few belongings in a trash bag and transition in and out of foster homes.

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Matthis to Serve as Interim Director of Clergy Excellence

Beginning July 1, 2019, the Rev. Morris Matthis will serve as the interim Director of the Center for Clergy Excellence as well as the Director of New Faith Communities. He will be succeeding the Rev. Gail Ford Smith who will be retiring in May 2019.

Esquivel Named Seals Award Recipient

Perkins School of Theology announces Texas Annual Conference Lay Leader John M. Esquivel as the recipient of the 2019 Woodrow B. Seals Laity Award.

100% Apportionments Payout

TAC extends a special thank you to the TAC congregations that paid their apportionments in full during this past year.

Moody PEF Accepting Letters of Intent

Texas Annual Conference churches and affiliated institutes interested in applying for consideration must submit the letter of intent by the deadline using the PEF’s online grant application system by February 27.

Asbury House: Loving Longview's Children for 50 years

Having served more than 2,000 families over the years, Asbury House Child Enrichment Center is celebrating 50 years of staying true to their mission.

Church Photos Needed

The Worship Team for Annual Conference 2019 needs your help. We would like to gather as many photos of our churches as we can to represent the beauty of all our churches across the conference.

Delegate Nominations

If you are interested in the process for becoming a delegate to General and Jurisdictional Conference, information is now available at https://www.txcumc.org/nominations.

February 15
College Pastoral Internship Deadline

February 14 and 19
Tax Seminars

February 16
Health Fair and Peacekeeper's Workshop

February 17
Third Sunday Native American Worship

February 23-26
General Conference

March 2, 2019
Registration for Congreso de Mujeres 2019

March 3
BMCR Holy Spirit Convocation Sunday

March 6
Ash Wednesday Resources

April 21
Easter Resources

May 26-29
Texas Annual Conference

June 17-29
Texas Youth Academy

Multiple Dates
Lay Ministry Trainings

Multiple Dates
Youth Ministry Events and Information


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