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  • Furloughed workers use Fridays to serve

    August 19th, 2013

    http://news.fredericksburg.com/newsdesk/2013/08/06/furloughed-workers-use-fridays-to-serve/  … read more

  • South Carolina Men respond to the National Gathering

    August 12th, 2013

    Bishop Jonathan Holston (left) and George Williams are among the 30 men from South Carolina to attend the National Gathering of United Methodist Men in Nashville. Thirty men from the South Carolina Annual Conference attended the 11th National Gathering, and Herman B. Lightsey Jr., president of the UM Men in the conference reported on their reactions to … read more

  • UMC has huge presence at the BSA National Jamboree

    July 31st, 2013

    The 2013 BSA Jamboree at The Summit (Photo courtesy of BSA)MOUNT HOPE, W.Va.––The UMC provided vital lay and clergy leaders for the July 15-24 National Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Reserve. The 10-day event included five days of public service, a Protestant worship service, a UMC Communion Service, and information at the Faith and Beliefs exhibit… read more

  • We’re dead if we don’t minister to the millennials –– Don Davis

    July 13th, 2013

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.–– “UM Men need to find a way to minister to the 80 million millennials.” That’s what Don Davis, a former NFL football star now serving as a chaplain to the New England Patriots told 800 attendees at the National Gathering of United Methodist Men. “This is the laziest generation in history,” Davis … read more