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April 15, 2014
Thurman Haynes, a 97-year-old member of Spring Hill United Methodist Church in High Point, has been named the national winner of the Salute to Senior Service® contest, sponsored by Home Instead, Inc., franchisor of the Home Instead Senior Care® network. He was selected from thousands of nominees and 50 state-level winners.
April 15, 2014
The deaths of three innocent people — two United Methodists and a Catholic — on Palm Sunday and the eve of Passover are a painful reminder of the sin and tragedy in the world, said President Barack Obama, during the White House's annual Easter prayer breakfast held April 14.
April 14, 2014
Emory University’s Candler School of Theology will engage the distinctive theological challenges of the next century—challenges to the church, the world and the shape of theological education—during an academic conference March 18–20, 2015. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marilynne Robinson is one of a dozen renowned theologians who are gathering in Emory’s Cannon Chapel to respond to the dilemmas posed to Christian theology by the present age.
April 11, 2014
The Digest is an easy way to catch up on all of the stories that have been published in the last week. Each story is linked to the original, and there is a short excerpt. You may want to share this digest on your church's website so that they know what has been happening in our conference and beyond.
April 11, 2014
Your financial gift empowers local outreach and educates Native American seminary students to serve God faithfully. The United Methodist Native American Ministries Sunday offering also helps preserve a rich cultural heritage. Thank you for your generous gift.
April 11, 2014
Imagine No Malaria counts $60 million in donations and uncountable blessings.
April 10, 2014
Southmont, N.C., April 10 - Martha Curtis Hedrick Godwin, organist and pianist at Macedonia UMC in Southmont, NC, has been recognized by Guinness World Records for playing the longest consecutive time at one church.
April 9, 2014
Every month the GBOD sends 5 ways you can better equip Vital Congregations and make disciples of Jesus Christ.
April 8, 2014
It is time to think seriously about summer! Now is a great time to do some out-of-the-box outreach. Here are three great ideas to inspire you to try something new to connect with your community.
April 8, 2014
Mission is part of the Pfeiffer DNA. The university now has just under 1,000 undergraduate students at its Misenheimer, N.C., campus, but it began as a small institution founded by a woman missionary named Emily Prudden.

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