http://www.ngumc.org News RSS News RSS en-us 8/23/2019 5:53:55 PM 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 Truckin’ for the Lord: Churches and Food Trucks http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/truckin-for-the-lord-churches-and-food-trucks-12482045 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/truckin-for-the-lord-churches-and-food-trucks-12482045 By RACHEL QUARTARONE   Food trucks have become increasingly popular in recent years as they bring ... 11/28/2018 'Don't Be Anxious, Be in Prayer': North Georgia's Delegation Wraps Up Preparation Meetings http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/delegation-wraps-up-preparation-meetings-12462352 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/delegation-wraps-up-preparation-meetings-12462352 Photo: North Georgia's Delegation at work at their final gathering before the 2019 Special General ... 11/26/2018 North Georgia United Methodists Giving Generously After Hurricanes http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/north-georgia-united-methodists-giving-generously-after-hurricanes-12436265 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/north-georgia-united-methodists-giving-generously-after-hurricanes-12436265 The generosity of North Georgia United Methodists is obvious as gifts come in to support Hurricane ... 11/15/2018 North Georgia United Methodists Invited to Give Big on Giving Tuesday http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/north-georgia-united-methodists-invited-to-give-big-on-giving-tuesday-12436302 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/north-georgia-united-methodists-invited-to-give-big-on-giving-tuesday-12436302 Whether you're called to lead people out of poverty alongside Action Ministries, support developing ... 11/15/2018 Campus Crawl: A United Methodist College Tour for High School Students http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/campus-crawl-a-united-methodist-college-tour-for-high-school-students-12413623 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/campus-crawl-a-united-methodist-college-tour-for-high-school-students-12413623 FEBRUARY 28 - MARCH 3, 2019 Campus Crawl is a bus tour designed to introduce 9th through 12th grade ... 11/13/2018 How Might We Transform the World: M-LAB Laity/Clergy Innovation Gathering Held in Atlanta http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/how-might-we-transform-the-world-m-lab-laity-clergy-innovation-gathering-held-in-atlanta-12395715 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/how-might-we-transform-the-world-m-lab-laity-clergy-innovation-gathering-held-in-atlanta-12395715 By SYBIL DAVIDSON The first-ever Laity/Clergy M-LAB (UMC Movement – Learning Action Board) brought ... 11/8/2018 Our Call to Care for God's Creation: Conference Creation Care Summit http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/2018-creation-care-summit-12395804 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/2018-creation-care-summit-12395804 United Methodists from 16 churches and 8 districts came together for the first North Georgia ... 11/8/2018 Special General Conference: Advance Daily Christian Advocate Available Online http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/special-general-conference-advance-daily-christian-advocate-available-online-12371705 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/special-general-conference-advance-daily-christian-advocate-available-online-12371705 The Advance Edition of the Daily Christian Advocate (ADCA), the official journal of the General ... 11/5/2018 Cabinet Spends Day Serving at Conference Disaster Response Warehouse http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/cabinet-spends-day-serving-at-conference-disaster-response-warehouse-12350931 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/cabinet-spends-day-serving-at-conference-disaster-response-warehouse-12350931 By SYBIL DAVIDSON With thousands of neighbors across the southeast recovering from fall hurricanes,... 11/1/2018 UMC Judicial Council Rules 'One Church Plan' Largely Constitutional http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/umc-judicial-council-rules-one-church-plan-largely-constitutional-12312362 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/umc-judicial-council-rules-one-church-plan-largely-constitutional-12312362 In a decision released October 26, the United Methodist Judicial Council found the the One Church ... 10/26/2018 Bells of Peace: Churches Invited to Toll Bells to Celebrate the End of WWI http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/bells-of-peace-churches-invited-to-toll-bells-to-celebrate-the-end-of-wwi-12289135 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/bells-of-peace-churches-invited-to-toll-bells-to-celebrate-the-end-of-wwi-12289135 The U.S. World War One Centennial Commemoration Commission has issued a proclamation for bells to ... 10/25/2018 Six North Georgia United Methodists to Be Commissioned as EarthKeepers http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/six-north-georgia-united-methodists-to-be-commissioned-as-earthkeepers-12289140 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/six-north-georgia-united-methodists-to-be-commissioned-as-earthkeepers-12289140 Photo by Mel Caraway. Six North Georgia Conference United Methodists participated in the ... 10/25/2018 Working Together, Giving the Gift of Glisson http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/giving-the-gift-of-glisson-12289046 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/giving-the-gift-of-glisson-12289046 By REBECCA WALLACE Russell Davis, Executive Director of North Georgia Camp and Retreat Ministries, ... 10/25/2018 Neighbors Helping Neighbors: Bishop's Appeal for South Georgia Hurricane Recovery http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/neighbors-helping-neighbors-bishops-appeal-for-south-georgia-hurricane-recovery-12267424 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/neighbors-helping-neighbors-bishops-appeal-for-south-georgia-hurricane-recovery-12267424 "I rejoice that the people of North Georgia are so generous and so willing and able to help in any ... 10/22/2018 Aldersgate / Collinswood Special Offering Sunday http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/aldersgate-collinswood-offering-sunday-12265033 http://www.ngumc.org/newsdetail/aldersgate-collinswood-offering-sunday-12265033 Sunday, October 21, churches across North Georgia will receive the Aldersgate Homes / Camp ... 10/21/2018
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