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  • UM presidents in Carolinas send condolences to AME men

    June 22nd, 2015

    COLUMBIA, S.C.--Presidents of UM Men in North and South Carolina sent condolences to George Borwn, president of Sons of Allen in Columbia. "We continue to hold you and your members and families in constant prayer and supplication and know that our God is able to sustain us at a time like this. May this tragedy draw us closer together as the Body of Christ… read more

  • In Memoriam – Harold E. Batiste Jr.

    June 16th, 2015

    Harold Batiste (right) with Gil Hanke SAN ANTONIO, Texas–– Harold Batiste, 83, former president of the National Association of Conference Presidents (NACP) and a member of the first General Commission on UM Men, died June 15. Elected to national post Harold was elected to a two-year term as national president in 1985. Under his leadership, … read more

  • Leader Letter - June 15, 2015

    June 5th, 2015

    From your partners in men’s ministry A bi-monthly e-mail letter from agency officers and staff to leaders of United Methodist Men   Millennial generation and the church By Bishop James Swanson “What kind of aroma do you give off?” Many in the church are fully aware of the numbers of the millennial generation who are opting… read more

  • Millennial generation and the church by Bishop James Swanson

    June 5th, 2015

      “What kind of aroma do you give off?” Many in the church are fully aware of the numbers of the millennial generation who are opting out of the church. If the numbers are consistent with the gender disparity that we have become so accustomed to seeing in the church then this would mean that we are seeing a larger number of men from … read more