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  • Texas man certified as men’s ministry specialist

    June 24th, 2011

    STAFFORD, Texas –– Edgar H. Case, a 17-year member of First United Methodist Church in Sugar Land, Texas, has been certified as a men’s ministry specialist by the Nashville-based General Commission on United Methodist Men. He is now available to help Texas churches expand their ministries to menA graduate of No Man Left Behind, a … read more

  • North Georgia Man certified as men’s ministry specialist

    June 21st, 2011

    SUWANEE, Ga. ––William E. (Bud) Sears III, a member of Suwanee First United Methodist Church in Suwanee, and an M.Div. candidate at Asbury Theological Seminary, has been certified as a men’s ministry specialist by the Nashville-based General Commission on United Methodist Men.Certification for the men’s ministry specialist takes 12… read more

  • Virginia Man certified as men’s ministry specialist

    June 20th, 2011

    Photo: Johnnie Draughon (center) receives a certificate as a men’s ministry specialist from the Rev. Milt Marks, pastor of Community UMC, and his wife, Marilyn. VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. –– Johnnie Draughon, a member of Community UMC in Virginia Beach and director of Lay Speaking Ministries for the Virginia Conference, has been certified as… read more

  • Virginia Conference men launch DISCIPLE Bible prison ministry

    June 20th, 2011

    ROANOKE, Va. –– During the 2011 session of the Virginia Annual Conference Jim Green, conference president of United Methodist Men, introduced Mark Hicks, the founder and president of DISCIPLE Bible Outreach ministries. This ministry empowers and equips laity to lead Bible study sessions in state prisons and to help inmates prepare for … read more