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Q&A Get to Know Your Delegates

The 18 delegates elected for the Texas Annual Conference continue to plan for the General Conference in 2020, which will be held in Minneapolis in May. They gather monthly for a meeting to prepare for the big event.  Let’s meet a few of the delegates: Dr. Vincent Harris, Melba Wilson and Rev. Tommy Williams.
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Texas Annual Conference Delegation Continues Preparations for General Conference

While the uncertainty of the future of the Church has taken center stage in a number of articles, discussions and minds concerning General Conference 2020, the event could also be a time to refocus and redirect our energy toward God’s love.
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Former CPA Turned Pastor Receives $58,400 Grant for 2020 Census Work

Some of the very individuals served by McCabe Roberts Avenue UMC are also the ones at risk of being missed during the 2020 Census.
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Texas Churches Bring Water to Children and Hope to Persecuted Pastors in Laos

Pastors with the Laos Mission Initiative recently returned home from their journey to Southeast Asia, bringing with them photographs to share with their congregations. They wanted to share the fruits of their fundraising labor, how a few churches in Texas were able to help hundreds of children access water and go to school.
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How to Increase Children in Your Church with a Bus!

You can’t miss the FUMC Joaquin church bus when it drives by. The vehicle is painted white, adorned with multi-colored handprints and reads “Loving All God’s Children” front and back. Pastor Robert Ortigo wants everyone to take notice – so they can get on board and take a ride to church.

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Resources for Easter and Lent

Focusing on Christ's resurrection and ascension and the sending of the Holy Spirit (Pentecost), Eastertide is the most joyous and celebrative season of the Christian year.

Springing into Easter

Join us on a journey through the lenten season as we share devotionals from around the Texas Annual Conference each week at https://www.txcumc.org/springingintoeaster #SpringingintoEaster

Register for Annual Conference

It's time to start reparing to register for Texas Annual Conference.2020. Pre-registration for the event, childcare registration, and hotel reservations are open.

Moody Permanent Endowment Fund 2020 TAC Grant Cycle Information

The Permanent Endowment Fund (PEF) is accepting online letters of intent for the PEF’s 2020 Texas Annual Conference grant cycle through Monday, March 2, 2020.

Churches in the News

Has your church or ministry been mentioned in local media? Send a link to smartin@txcumc.org
We want to share your story!
 

February 26-April12
Lent and Easter Resources

February 29
Enneagram Workshop at Katy FUMC

March 25-27
Elder and Deacon Retreat

April 2
Introduction to Enneagram Workshop at TAC Service Center

May 5-15
General Conference

May 24-27
Texas Annual Conference

July 15-18
South Central Jurisdictional Conference

Multiple Dates
Youth Ministry Events and Information

Multiple Dates
Lay Ministry Trainings


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