UM Men Represent TAC in Nashville

Date Posted: 9/12/2013

Next time you see Gary Johnson of Perritte Memorial UMC, Nacogdoches, ask him about the St. Andrews Sweet Potato Drop Mission Project during the United Methodist Men’s 11th National Gathering in Nashville this summer. Gary and fellow member Brooks Kennemer represented the East District and Texas Conference and enjoyed dynamic speakers Rev. Shane Bishop, former NFL player Don Davis, Bishop James Swanson and David Delk from Man In the Mirror. Musical talent featured Phil Stacey of American Idol and Richard and Andrew Algeria. According to UMM President Ricky Tate the event also included workshops on a variety of topics for UMM Ministries and hands on mission projects with Stop Hunger Now and PETS (Personal Emergency Transportation).