Children’s Ministry Forum scholarships awarded

Spaces still available to attend Nov. 17-19 event in Little Rock

CMF bannerTwelve children’s ministry workers have received United Methodist Foundation of Arkansas (UMFA) scholarships to attend the national Children’s Ministry Forum, Nov. 17-19, 2015:

Jessica Butler, Sardis UMC; Shelly Coggin, Central UMC Rogers; Kristin Crider, First UMC Bella Vista; Samantha Erickson, First UMC Springdale; Tammy Felder, Highland Valley UMC Little Rock; Rosemarie Gagnon, First UMC Hope; Tiffany Jones, First UMC Beebe; Penny Lee, First UMC Berryville; Jennifer Pike, St. Paul UMC Searcy; Kathleen Spurlock, First UMC Springdale; Jamal Williams, Wesley Chapel UMC Little Rock; and Ashley Young, First UMC Dardanelle.

Sponsored by United Methodist Discipleship Ministries (formerly GBOD), the Large Church Initiative, and the United Methodist Publishing House, the Children’s Ministry Forum offers opportunities for worship, spiritual renewal, continuing education, fellowship, networking and support. The hope is that participants will leave feeling renewed, energized and equipped to be more effective leaders in ministry with children.

Registration is still open for this event. For details or to register, visit