http://www.ngumc.org News RSS News RSS en-us 10/16/2019 4:58:55 PM Tom Jackson to Speak at Annual Conference Laity Luncheon http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/tom-jackson-to-speak-at-laity-luncheon-12798787 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/tom-jackson-to-speak-at-laity-luncheon-12798787 The North Georgia Conference Board of Laity has announced that a familiar face (and voice) will be ... 4/25/2019 Retirees Gather for Annual Luncheon and Spring Day Apart http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/retirees-gather-for-annual-luncheon-and-spring-day-apart-12798957 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/retirees-gather-for-annual-luncheon-and-spring-day-apart-12798957 North Georgia Conference retirees, clergy who will retire in June, and candidates for ordination at ... 4/24/2019 Annual Conference 2019 to Elect Delegates to General Conference 2020 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/self-nomination-process-opens-january-1-for-general-conference-delegation-12413307 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/self-nomination-process-opens-january-1-for-general-conference-delegation-12413307 Members of the North Georgia Annual Conference will elect delegates to the 2020 General and ... 4/22/2019 Cokesbury's Annual Conference Display Will Offer Resources On Site and Online http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/cokesburys-annual-conference-display-will-offer-resources-on-site-and-online-12792857 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/cokesburys-annual-conference-display-will-offer-resources-on-site-and-online-12792857 Cokesbury is pleased to offer its most popular titles, UM official resources, and speakers’ books in... 4/11/2019 Global Ministries Celebrates 200 Years of Mission with Gathering Reflecting on Past and Focusing on Future of Methodist Mission http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/global-ministries-celebrates-200-years-of-mission-with-gathering-reflecting-on-past-and-focusing-on-future-of-methodist-mission-12792844 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/global-ministries-celebrates-200-years-of-mission-with-gathering-reflecting-on-past-and-focusing-on-future-of-methodist-mission-12792844 Guests arriving to the Global Ministries Bicentennial. (Photo: Jennifer Silver, Global Ministries) ... 4/11/2019 Disaster Response: Tarp Teams Needed in NC http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/disaster-response-tarp-teams-needed-in-nc-12782953 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/disaster-response-tarp-teams-needed-in-nc-12782953 It has been six months since Hurricane Florence struck the east coast, but some of our neighbors in ... 3/28/2019 Trustees Seek to Allocate Park Eye Fund to Better Serve Patients in Need http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/park-eye-fund-update-12783171 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/park-eye-fund-update-12783171 The Louise D. Park Eye Fund of the North Georgia Conference was established for “the treatment of ... 3/28/2019 Capacity Crowds Attend General Conference Information Sessions http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/capacity-crowds-attend-general-conference-information-sessions-12777082 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/capacity-crowds-attend-general-conference-information-sessions-12777082 Well over 1,200 laity and clergy from across the North Georgia Conference attended District ... 3/27/2019 Appeals Court Rules Clergy Housing Allowances Do Not Violate US Constitution http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/appeals-court-rules-housing-allowances-do-not-violate-constitution-12779351 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/appeals-court-rules-housing-allowances-do-not-violate-constitution-12779351 On March 18, 2019 Wespath announced that the Appeals Court has ruled clergy housing allowances do ... 3/21/2019 North Georgia Responds to March Tornadoes http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/pray-and-wait-responding-to-march-tornados-12767095 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/pray-and-wait-responding-to-march-tornados-12767095 There was heartbreaking news of devastation after severe storms and tornadoes swept through Alabama ... 3/19/2019 Phishing Scam Targets NGUMC Clergy http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/fraud-alert-phishing-scam-targets-ngumc-clergy-10050074 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/fraud-alert-phishing-scam-targets-ngumc-clergy-10050074 Many North Georgia Conference clergy received a fraudulent email that appears to be from Bishop Sue... 3/19/2019 Bishop Announces Appointment of Porterfield to Conference Cabinet http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/bishop-announces-appointment-of-porterfield-to-conference-cabinet-12774170 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/bishop-announces-appointment-of-porterfield-to-conference-cabinet-12774170 In a creative new appointment, Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson has announced that Rev. Greg Porterfield ... 3/17/2019 ACE^2 Challenges Clergy to Bond, Learn, and Dream http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/ace-2-challenges-clergy-to-bond-learn-and-dream-12775789 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/ace-2-challenges-clergy-to-bond-learn-and-dream-12775789 By REV. LEIGH MARTIN   "Bond, learn, and dream" was the mandate given to the participants of North ... 3/14/2019 In Mission Together: Nigeria Ministry Partners Meet to Celebrate, Learn http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/in-mission-together-nigeria-ministry-partners-meet-to-celebrate-learn-12775891 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/in-mission-together-nigeria-ministry-partners-meet-to-celebrate-learn-12775891 By Kathryn Witte Global Ministries In Mission Together Coordinator-Nigeria   Recently United ... 3/14/2019 Well-Rooted and Firmly Planted, United Methodist Children's Home Announces New Name http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/well-rooted-and-firmly-planted-united-methodist-childrens-home-announces-new-name-12775322 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/well-rooted-and-firmly-planted-united-methodist-childrens-home-announces-new-name-12775322 As the United Methodist Children's Home looks toward the future, they have announced a new name ... 3/13/2019 Summary of Actions: Special General Conference http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/summary-of-actions-special-general-conference-12771702 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/summary-of-actions-special-general-conference-12771702 The 2019 Special General Conference met February 24-26 in St Louis. Below is a brief summary of the ... 3/11/2019 International Guests: Bala Granapragasam and Sergei Nikolaev Spend Time in North Georgia http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/international-guests-sergei-nikolaev-and-bala-granapragasam-spend-time-in-north-georgia-12770022 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/international-guests-sergei-nikolaev-and-bala-granapragasam-spend-time-in-north-georgia-12770022 This week North Georgia United Methodists have a chance to spend time with fellow Methodists from ... 3/7/2019 Kindling the Fire: New Date and Location for Beloved Sermon Planning Retreat http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/new-date-and-location-for-kindling-the-fire-12770104 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/new-date-and-location-for-kindling-the-fire-12770104 Kindling the Fire, March 18-20, North Georgia Conference Center: Note CHANGE IN LOCATION and DATE ... 3/7/2019 Meet Sam Bradford: “Just a Guy Who Tried a Thing…” http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/meet-christ-umc-member-sam-bradford-just-a-guy-who-tried-a-thing-12769952 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/meet-christ-umc-member-sam-bradford-just-a-guy-who-tried-a-thing-12769952 By REBECCA WALLACE One would think that if you go through 12 months of practicing spiritual ... 3/7/2019 Invitation from Bishop Sue: Hymn to Pray this Lent http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/invitation-from-bishop-sue-hymn-to-pray-this-lent-12769056 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/invitation-from-bishop-sue-hymn-to-pray-this-lent-12769056 Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson invites all to begin Lent by praying this Marty Haugen hymn with her, and... 3/6/2019 LaGrange College Campaign Surpasses $50 Million Goal http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/lagrange-12764564 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/lagrange-12764564 Pouncer joins a group of students to announce the total amount raised during LaGrange College’s ... 2/28/2019 Special General Conference Adjourns With Uncertainty http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/general-conference-day-3-12762958 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/general-conference-day-3-12762958 "Gracious God we are your children standing in need of your wisdom and of a vision larger than ... 2/26/2019 In Legislative Committee, Majority Vote to Advance Only Traditional Plan and Disaffiliation Plans http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/meeting-as-legislative-committee-majority-vote-to-send-only-traditional-plan-and-disaffiliation-plans-12762257 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/meeting-as-legislative-committee-majority-vote-to-send-only-traditional-plan-and-disaffiliation-plans-12762257 Photo: Rev. Joe Harris, Chair (Mike Dubose, UMNS)  On Day 2 of the Special General Conference, the ... 2/25/2019 Space for Prayer at General Conference http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/a-space-for-prayer-at-general-conference-12761396 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/a-space-for-prayer-at-general-conference-12761396 The United Methodist Church believes prayer changes things. Soon after the Special Session of ... 2/25/2019 Delegates Worship, Hear Way Forward Report, Begin Legislative Session http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/general-conference-opens-with-worship-12761132 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/general-conference-opens-with-worship-12761132 Just as North Georgia United Methodists began gathering for worship this morning, General Conference... 2/24/2019 General Conference Begins with Prayer and Fasting http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/general-conference-begins-with-prayer-and-fasting-12761054 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/general-conference-begins-with-prayer-and-fasting-12761054 Today marked the beginning of a significant time in the life of The United Methodist Church. Eight ... 2/23/2019 North Georgia United Methodists Volunteer and Serve at General Conference http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/north-georgia-united-methodists-serving-the-general-conference-12761064 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/north-georgia-united-methodists-serving-the-general-conference-12761064 In addition to our delegation and our bishop, other North Georgia Conference laity and clergy are ... 2/23/2019 A Year of Dinner Church http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/a-year-of-dinner-church-12759319 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/a-year-of-dinner-church-12759319 By Rev. Heather Jallad “Would I be welcome at your church?” Whether it is a difficult past or a ... 2/20/2019 United Methodists Meet in St. Louis for Worldwide Conference http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/united-methodists-meet-in-st-louis-for-worldwide-conference-12759321 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/united-methodists-meet-in-st-louis-for-worldwide-conference-12759321 Delegates and observers from around the world will gather at the Dome at America’s Center, February ... 2/20/2019 Video Message from Bishop Sue: 'Christ is Going Before Us to St. Louis' http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/video-message-from-bishop-sue-12758570 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/video-message-from-bishop-sue-12758570 "I know God's spirit is at work and I know Christ is going before us to St. Louis." - Bishop Sue ... 2/20/2019 Approaching General Conference: Pastoral Letter on Diverse Understandings http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/pastoral-letter-on-diverse-understandings-12755722 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/pastoral-letter-on-diverse-understandings-12755722 Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson has received several questions asking for help in understanding United ... 2/15/2019 General Conference to Begin with Day of Prayer http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/general-conference-to-begin-with-day-of-prayer-12749036 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/general-conference-to-begin-with-day-of-prayer-12749036 The Praying Our Way Forward team of the Council of Bishops has released details of a Day of Prayer, ... 2/7/2019 Young Clergy Academy Application Opens for Young Adults Considering Ministry and Host Churches http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/young-clergy-academy-application-opens-for-young-adults-considering-ministry-and-host-churches-12749081 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/young-clergy-academy-application-opens-for-young-adults-considering-ministry-and-host-churches-12749081 The Georgia United Methodist Young Clergy Academy connects young adults interested in exploring a ... 2/7/2019 Candler School of Theology Announces The Rev. Dr. P. Alice Rogers Scholarship Endowment http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/candler-announces-alice-rogers-scholarship-endowment-12744570 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/candler-announces-alice-rogers-scholarship-endowment-12744570 Emory University’s Candler School of Theology has announced the establishment of The Rev. Dr. P. ... 1/31/2019 Meet the Thompsons: NGUMC Family Launches Children’s Literacy Effort http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/meet-the-thompsons-ngumc-family-launches-childrens-literacy-effort-12744579 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/meet-the-thompsons-ngumc-family-launches-childrens-literacy-effort-12744579 Kalil and Nicole Thompson with their daughters Syrai (2) and Selah (7) By REBECCA WALLACE What do ... 1/31/2019 Wesley Woods Names Diane Vaughan as New Foundation President http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/wesley-woods-names-diane-vaughan-as-new-foundation-president-12744707 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/wesley-woods-names-diane-vaughan-as-new-foundation-president-12744707 Experienced Fundraising & Development Executive to Join Foundation of Wesley Woods Leaders of Wesley... 1/31/2019 North Georgia Celebrates 2018 Apportionment Giving http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/north-georgia-celebrates-2018-apportionment-giving-12685762 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/north-georgia-celebrates-2018-apportionment-giving-12685762 At the close of 2018, North Georgia United Methodist churches had paid 95.2 percent of the ... 1/28/2019 Bishop Participates in Week of Prayer for Christian Unity http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/bishop-participates-in-week-of-prayer-for-christian-unity-12672409 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/bishop-participates-in-week-of-prayer-for-christian-unity-12672409 “Justice, and only justice, you shall pursue” (Deuteronomy 16:18-20) In the Week of Prayer for ... 1/22/2019 Deadline Extended for Submission of General Conference 2020 Lay Candidate Registration http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/deadline-extended-for-lay-candidate-submission-to-general-conference-2020-12675132 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/deadline-extended-for-lay-candidate-submission-to-general-conference-2020-12675132 The Lay Election Committee has announced an extension to the registration period for Lay Candidates ... 1/22/2019 Unity in the Community: McDonough First Hosts Ecumenical MLK Worship http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/unity-in-the-community-in-mcdonough-12672401 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/unity-in-the-community-in-mcdonough-12672401 Two years ago, Rev. Charles E. Jackson, a retired elder in the North Georgia Conference, had a ... 1/21/2019 Bishop Announces Appointment of Terrell to Conference Cabinet http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/bishop-announces-appointment-of-terrell-to-conference-cabinet-12670183 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/bishop-announces-appointment-of-terrell-to-conference-cabinet-12670183 Bishop Sue Haupert-Johnson has announced the appointment of one new District Superintendent to the ... 1/20/2019 Must Read: International Mission Trip Tips http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/must-read-international-mission-trip-tips-12658059 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/must-read-international-mission-trip-tips-12658059 North Georgia Conference churches send youth, adult, and intergenerational teams on international ... 1/14/2019 Action Ministries to Host 'Service Bowl' January 27 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/action-ministries-to-host-service-bowl-january-27-12655457 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/action-ministries-to-host-service-bowl-january-27-12655457 1 in 4 ... The number of children in Georgia who live in food insecure homes is staggering. On ... 1/10/2019 North Georgia Team Spends Week Before Christmas Serving in Southwest Georgia http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/north-georgia-team-spends-week-before-christmas-serving-in-southwest-georgia-12573271 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/north-georgia-team-spends-week-before-christmas-serving-in-southwest-georgia-12573271 VIDEO: Message from Bishop Sue in Southwest Georgia By SYBIL DAVIDSON The sounds of buzzing ... 12/20/2018 Grayson UMC Mission Team Serves in North Carolina http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/grayson-umc-mission-team-serves-in-north-carolina-12529893 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/grayson-umc-mission-team-serves-in-north-carolina-12529893 North Georgia United Methodist mission teams are serving as the hands and feet of Christ after ... 12/13/2018 Reflections on 2018: Thankful for The United Methodist Church http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/reflections-on-2018-thankful-for-the-united-methodist-church-12528437 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/reflections-on-2018-thankful-for-the-united-methodist-church-12528437 By REBECCA WALLACE As 2018 draws to a close, we caught up with fellow North Georgia United ... 12/13/2018 Travelers Christmas Eve: A Service at 'Home' Before the Holiday http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/travelers-service-at-home-before-the-holiday-12528611 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/travelers-service-at-home-before-the-holiday-12528611 There's No Place Like Your Church Home for Christmas Eve Eastside UMC in the Atlanta-Decatur-Oxford... 12/13/2018 Community Leaders to be Celebrated at Wesley Woods 30th Annual Heroes Saints & Legends Gala http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/community-leaders-to-be-celebrated-at-30th-annual-heroes-saints-legends-gala-12505079 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/community-leaders-to-be-celebrated-at-30th-annual-heroes-saints-legends-gala-12505079 J. Neal Purcell, Ray M. Robinson and Lyn & Dr. Bob Turknett to be Honored at Fundraiser to Help ... 12/6/2018 Delivering Christmas Cheer by the Truckload: Join Us December 2 in Roswell http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/delivering-christmas-cheer-by-the-truckload-join-us-dec-2-in-roswell-12482971 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/delivering-christmas-cheer-by-the-truckload-join-us-dec-2-in-roswell-12482971 What makes for the perfect Christmas gift this season? According to statistics, it’s sharing ... 11/29/2018 Peace With Justice Grants Available to North Georgia United Methodists http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/peace-with-justice-grants-available-to-north-georgia-united-methodists-12483908 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/peace-with-justice-grants-available-to-north-georgia-united-methodists-12483908  Photo: One Community United event in Rome, Georgia Each year, churches across the United Methodist... 11/29/2018
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