Communications agency offers education assistance opportunities

Nashville, Tennessee – Two religious communication education assistance opportunities are being offered by United Methodist Communications, the denomination’s global communication agency. Eligible parties have until March 15th to submit their applications for 2022 scholarship and fellowship consideration. “We believe that communication is key to community. Diversity among these professionals is essential and one of the […]

Space for Ministry

On January 30, 2022, the newly renovated kitchen and dining room at St. James UMC in Pine Bluff was consecrated by Bishop Gary Mueller. The new space will be used to further ministry work providing meals for the food insecure. “I am very excited about how this amazing gift will help further the outreach of […]

Meet Your Lay Leaders, Part 4

As your Conference Lay Leader, I have been honored to introduce you to your Conference Board of Laity and your District Lay Leaders these past several weeks.  I feel strongly that you need to know us and we are looking forward to continuing to meet you.  We are available to talk, share and pray with […]

Honor the Lenten Season by Contributing Necessities to Arkansas Children and Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information, Contact Kelli Reep, 501-766-1260 or Printable Brochure (PDF) Honor the Lenten Season by Contributing Necessities to Arkansas Children and Families LITTLE ROCK, AR (Feb. 1, 2022) – With the holidays behind us and the 40 days of Lent just ahead, Methodist Family Health Foundation has a way for […]

Lighting the Way

Instead of using candles during 2021 Christmas candlelight services, a few Methodist Churches in Hot Springs decided to get creative to avoid the unnecessary removing of face masks or blowing out of individual candles. Each row of worshipers at Grand Avenue United Methodist Church received gift bags containing small flashlights that were used to illuminate […]