• April 2011 Leader Letter

    April 18th, 2011

        April 18, 2011 From your partners in men´s ministry A bi-monthly e-mail letter from agency officers and staff to leaders of United Methodist Men Clearly on the Grow By Gil Hanke Part of my responsibility as general secretary is to measure changes that take place because of our ministry to men and through scouting. Sometime … read more

  • Scout troop energizes Hawaiian church

    April 7th, 2011

    Photo Hawaiian Scouts  pound mochi, a traditional New Year’s food.KA¯NE‘OHE, Hawaii–– Previously unchurched families are joining Kahalu’u UMC as the result of their son’s participation in Boy Scout Troop 117 or Cub Scout Pack 117.“Not only have several families from the Scout units joined the church, the activity of the youth have… read more

  • In Memoriam - The Rev. Brady Forman

    April 7th, 2011

    BAKER, La. –– The Rev. Brady Forman, 84 a retired clergy member of Louisiana conference, died April 4, 2011.A US Navy veteran of World War II, he attended Centenary College and Louisiana State University, and he graduated from Candler School of Theology.During his 40 years of service in the conference he was the organizing pastor of Memorial… 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