NextGen Family Ministry Associate Director – Webster Hills UMC, St. Louis, Missouri

Webster Hills United Methodist Church is seeking a full-time Associate Director of NexGen Family Ministry.   This person will be responsible for children and youth ministry and connecting faith life to family life. A complete job description and information on how to apply is available on the church...

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Get the latest news on Annual Conference 2018

Visit ac2018.arumc.org for the latest news on our upcoming Annual Conference, including guest speakers, childcare, lodging, restaurant guide, special events, meals, vendor information and more… Official Hashtags for Annual Conference 2018 are: #arumc2018 #pathwaystohope . Taking you to:...

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50 Years of the United Methodist Church

The United Methodist Church was officially formed on April 23, 1968 with the unification of the Methodist Church and the Evangelical Brethren Church, along with the dissolution of the Central Jurisdiction, a segregated group of African American congregations. As we celebrate this anniversary throughout 2018, especially around Heritage Sunday on May 20, follow the hashtag #UMC50 to see how United Methodists are celebrating around the world....

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Boundaries in Ministry Required Training

Attention all active Elders, Deacons, Local Pastors, Lay Supply Pastors of the Arkansas Conference, and Conference Staff:  Save the Date:  November 8, 9, 10  “Boundaries in Ministry” required training   Every four years all who are appointed to serve in local church or extension ministry settings are required to attend a Boundaries and Sexual Ethics training. On November 8-10, Becky Posey Williams, COSROW Sr. Director for Sexual Ethics and Advocacy, will be presenting this training for the Arkansas Conference.    Identical one-day sessions will be held in three locations, and all active full and provisional elders, deacons, full and part-time local pastors and lay supply pastors serving within the geographic boundaries of the Arkansas conference are expected to attend one of the sessions.     This training is being jointly sponsored by COSROW, the Cabinet, Board of Ordained Ministry, Orders of Elders and Deacons, and the Fellowship of Local Pastors. More information will be forthcoming, but for now please determine which session you will attend and place it on your calendar.  Thursday, November 8 Clarksville UMC         10 am – 3 pm   Friday, November 9 Forrest City FUMC       10 am – 3 pm   Saturday, November 10 Pulaski Heights UMC  10 am – 3...

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Full-Time Director of Traditional Music – Lake Highlands United Methodist Church, Dallas, Texas

Growing United Methodist congregation in northeast Dallas seeking a Director of Traditional Music, who has a passion for helping people of all ages “connect with the love of Christ, deepen their relationship with Christ, and serve with the heart of Christ.” Ministry responsibilities include: Assuming responsibility with the pastoral staff for traditional worship (8:30am and 11:00am) in the Sanctuary involving volunteers from all ministries of the church, Developing, leading, directing and coordinating all music, programs, activities and volunteers for groups including but not limited to the Chancel Choir, Sanctuary Ringers, Children’s Choirs, Men’s Gospel Chorus, New Song, and other small ensembles as directed by pastoral staff, Plan music for weekly worship, including High Holy worship services for Advent, Christmas, Epiphany, Lent, Easter, Pentecost, and Kingdomtide, Provide regular musical support for our outreach worshipping communities and special programs at off-campus retirement communities and other venues through all current choral groups (children, youth, adults), Providing pastoral care through in-home and hospital visits where needed for volunteers participating in traditional music ministry. For a complete ministry description, please contact Rev. Jill Jackson-Sears...

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