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Action Ministries and Feed The Hungry Foundation merge

Action Ministries, a United Methodist-related agency, and Feed the Hungry Foundation, Inc., best known for its distribution of food boxes at Christmastime, today announced the organization will merge operations with Action Ministries in order to give the people of Georgia increased access to hunger solutions and to serve clients and communities more efficiently.   “Action Ministries is well-known for mobilizing communities to address the challenges of poverty by focusing together on housing, ...

Legacy Ministry Webinars: Leaving a Legacy and Providing Long-Term Financial Stability for Your Church

Would you like your members to leave a legacy to your church for future generations? It starts with building a church endowment, and the Georgia United Methodist Foundation can help. We can walk you through each step. Join us for a 45-minute interactive webinar each month for 12 months, and we will help you design and implement your customized legacy program. New webinars are beginning in January, April, July and October of 2013. Space is limited so contact Nancy Young Hruschka at 678-708-6601...

Final 'Cokesbury Christmas' at Stores, but Annual Conference Presence to Continue

As Cokesbury stores celebrate their final "Cokesbury Christmas," we are happy to confirm that Cokesbury’s in-person presence will continue at North Georgia Annual Conference, as well as all of the Annual Conference sessions in the United States.  "Cokesbury has many ways to serve customers – a Toll-free Call Center, Cokesbury.com and sales reps serving 45 markets across the country, but we consider our attendance at Annual Conference the high point of our year," said Jeffrey Barnes, Executive ...

Georgia Gives Day is Dec. 6; Support a Participating UM Ministry

Several ministries in the North Georgia Conference are participating in the inaugural Georgia Gives Day on Dec. 6, 2012.  Ministries include Camp Glisson, Action Ministries, Foundation of Wesley Woods, and The United Methodist Children's Home. Georgia Gives day is a new initiative in the state to raise awareness and charitable giving.  How you can help: Let folks in your church know about Georgia Gives Day via email, newsletter, and bulletin.  Many of your congregation will hear about it at ...

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