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Church Grows by 100 Members
Due to Welcoming Ministry

Making everyone feel welcome is the mission at A&M UMC. Senior pastor Preston Greenwaldt counts 101 new members who have joined since January - all drawn to the warmth of the church.
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Small Church Takes Bishop’s Challenge
Donates 776 Books to Local School

Phelps UMC in Huntsville may be a small church, but members recently proved that the size of their hearts is what matters.
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How to Get Plugged in
to UMC Missions

Mission work is not just for full time missionaries, everyone in the United Methodist Church can get involved. We recently talked to South Central Jurisdiction mission advocates David and Elizabeth McCormick about their mission work in the UMC.
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Expert Shares Tips on Empowering Youth in Leadership

Clay Smallwood, director of student ministries at Lakewood UMC, Houston has some suggestions for ways to make youth ministry a success at your church, especially when it comes to empowering youth in leadership.
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Church Transformed Into a Children's Center
for Literacy and Health

The bountiful 48,000 square foot space that held Bethany United Methodist Church for 68 years has been given new life and a new name, the United Methodist Children’s Center.

Other News
Opportunities

Growing in Generosity Workshop

Congregational Excellence is offering a special one-day workshop designed for pastors serving smaller churches.

Vacation Bible School Photo Contest

We are looking for a great image to promote VBS this summer. Share your church photos with others in the TAC!

Tune Up 2019

An opportunity for contemporary worship musicians to learn and grow with specific learning tracks for worship leaders, vocalists, drummers, guitarists (all varieties), keyboardists, and sound techs.

Cultivating Families Works to Get Faith-Based Communities Involved in Adoption and Foster Care

Denise Hansen is passionate about finding families willing to adopt or foster a child. She has personally fostered four and adopted one — and encourages her friends to open their homes to children in need. She discovered Cultivating Families, a nonprofit that inspires faith-based communities to care for foster and adopted children and learned that founder Rev. Amy Bezecny was doing on a large scale exactly what Hansen wanted to accomplish.

July 18
UMW Mission University 2019

July 26-27
Candidacy Summit

September 16-17
Clergy Gathering 2019

Summer 2019
Lakeview Summer Camp

Multiple Dates
Lay Ministry Trainings

Multiple Dates
Youth Ministry Events and Information

January 2020
Candidacy Summit


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