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New UMC Handbook now available

The new United Methodist Church Handbook for this quadrennium is available, providing a detailed overview of the denomination’s beliefs, mission, structure and history. The handbook is a free, go-to resource for anyone in search of information about The United Methodist Church and is helpful for leaders and new members. “The United Methodist Church Handbook is …

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School of Congregational Development set for August in Atlanta

  The School of Congregational Development – scheduled for Aug. 17-20 at Peachtree United Methodist Church in Atlanta – is a premier event for equipping United Methodist conference leaders, clergy and laity to lead vital, dynamic, life-changing congregations. Sponsored by Discipleship Ministries, Global Ministries and Path 1, this year’s event is being hosted by the North …

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Young writers sought to produce new worship resources for black congregations

Young African-American United Methodists are being sought to write liturgies, prayers and calls to worship for an updated Africana worship series that will focus on the emerging music and worship practices in black congregations from the voices of young people. “We’re asking youth and young adults ages 16-35 of the African diaspora to submit examples …

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