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  • Austin District UMM president aids tsunami victims

    May 31st, 2011

    Photo: A fishing boat is noticeably out of place after being swept ashore during a massive tsunami that devastated Ofunato, Japan. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Matthew M. Bradley.Chip Sparks, president of the Austin District UM Men, served as logistic planner for U.S. Military efforts to aid victims of the massive tsunami that… read more

  • Conference members leave with potatoes

    May 23rd, 2011

    Photo: Ross Brightwell, president of Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference United Methodist Men, accepts delivery of 50,000 potatoes for potato drop during the Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference. Photo by Suzy KeenanMembers of the Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference left the meeting with bags of potatoes in their trunk for local food pantries. … read more

  • Men invited to create life-long reminders

    April 19th, 2011

    Photo - Sample paver NASHVILLE, Tenn. –– UM men are invited to purchase life-long reminders of those they love or wish to recognize on engraved pavers on the walkway in front of the Nashville office of the General Commission on UM Men. Purchase of the pavers will not only honor a loved one, it will also support the international ministries … read more

  • Wichita event features two bishops and outstanding preachers

    April 4th, 2011

    Photo: Bishop Scott Jones WICHITA, Kan. –– An awesome lineup of speakers, a former prison inmate, a potato drop, outstanding singing, and fellowship with men throughout the South Central Jurisdictions are featured at a July 29-31 conference at First UMC in Wichita.Persons in other areas of the country are invited to participate in the … read more