Attached you will find the registration brochure for the next Lay Servant Training in the North District. Lay Servant Brochure 3-14-2014
A new semester is beginning at NTCC with classes resuming January 13th. The Wesley Fellowship is making plans as well for our weekly devotions and lunches and kicking off our Building Campaign for 2014. We are asking District Churches to get the word out to their members about how they can be a part of the Wesley [...]
Home Depot celebrates Black History Month by offering “Retool Your School” awards to historically black colleges. Wiley College in Marshall, Texas is on the list as a possible recipient! You may want to click the link below, find Wiley College and vote. You can vote once a day between now and April 14.
Houston Area Episcopal Office
5215 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002
NORTH DISTRICT LEADERSHIP TEAM PRESENTS THE FOLLOWING VBS TRAININGS DATES.
WILLIAMS MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
4000 MOORES LANE, TEXARKANA, TEXAS 75503
Saturday, March 22, 2014
9 am to 11 am
“A Day in the Life of VBS”
Learn about scheduling, finding volunteers, decorations, snacks & more
LONGVIEW FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
400 N FREDONIA ST., LONGVIEW TX 75601
Sunday, March 30, 2014
2 PM to 4 PM
In the Faith Center
“VBS Sharing Ideas Event”
See exciting ideas for crafts, storytelling, drama, games, snacks & more
EACH EVENT WILL INCLUDE A QUESTION AND ANSWER PERIOD AT THE END OF THE WORKSHOP.
DIRECTORS BRING YOUR, VBS TEACHERS AND HELPERS TO LEARN EXCITING & EFFECTIVE WAYS
TO HOLD A SUCCESSFUL VBS THIS YEAR.
CRAFT SHARING TABLE: Bring a favorite craft
FREE USED VBS
MATERIALS: You are welcome to bring any of your unused materials as well to share with others.
NO REGISTRATION OR FEE, ALL ARE WELCOME!!
CHILD CARE AVAILABLE
Red Lick First United Methodist Church
Family Ministries Presents:
A Scrapbooking Weekend
For all Beginning and Advanced Scrapbookers
Bring all your scrapbooking supplies, including an album, specialty papers, stickers, adhesives, etc. If you do not have any of these items, bring your pics and just come and see what it’s about.
Join us on Friday, March 7 at 6:30 PM
Sorry no nursery available.
Contact Ann Haley 903.277-8157 or firstname.lastname@example.org
SAVE THE DATE:
The North District Committee on Ordained Ministry will meet for their Annual Meeting to approve licensed local pastors, CLM assignments and certify candidates in ministry. The dates are Thursday, March 27 and Monday, March 31. Local pastors, CLMs and Candidates will receive notice via email or regular mail on their interview appointment time soon.
Director of Student Ministry (Full-Time)
Lufkin First United Methodist Church (Lufkin, TX): The mission of Lufkin FUMC is to grow the church spiritually and numerically, to teach the church the Word of God and to train and equip the church to do the work of ministry in the world. We believe that the youth and their families are an integral part in accomplishing our mission.
At Lufkin First United Methodist Church we believe that the support of and participation in student ministry is a necessary and significant part of our church life.
We are seeking a person with a proven track record of building, improving and administering a Christ centered and mission focused student ministry program (6th -12th grade). Candidates should have an ability to develop ministry teams and leaders as required. A minimum of 5 years of experience in student ministries is preferred. A competitive salary and benefits package is offered.
For more information about our church, visit http://www.lufkinfirst.com. When applying please submit your full name, resume, contact information, and reference information to email@example.com.
Candidates are also encouraged to send a ministry portfolio and/or a brief video (3 minutes or less) describing your vision for ministry and how you would utilize your first 90 days on the job to begin work towards that vision.
Meeting set for Saturday, March 8 at Greggton United Methodist Church located at 1101 Pine Tree Rd in Longview. CLM Consultant Rev Dan Hoke and the CLM Registrar, Ms Anna Rohde, will lead this open discussion and information meeting for all Certified Lay Ministers and CLM candidates. We will do our best to offer guidance, answer you questions and share ministry information with you. Attendance qualifies as a required education credit for CLMs. The meeting begins at 10 am and ends at noonin the Community Room located at the rear of the church campus.
Greetings Brothers and Sisters in Faith,
On Saturday, February 22, at 9:00 a.m., the Men of Strength will be hosting its Awards Breakfast in the Julius S. Scott, Sr. Chapel (Parlor Room). Each year, the Men of Strength committee honors United Methodist Men nominated by their pastor. Attached is the Men of Strength: United Methodist Men Making a Difference questionnaire. The form requests specific information about the honoree. Please submit your nominee/questionnaire by February 12th. We also ask that a photo of your nominee be submitted via e-mail or mail by February 14. If you are mailing the photo, please include a copy of the questionnaire and send it to:
Rev. Tori Butler
711 Wiley Avenue
Marshall, Texas 75670
If you have questions or need additional information, you may contact Rev. Tori Butler via e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or phone (903) 927-2455.
Begins Tuesday, March 11 at noon and ends Wednesday, March 12 at noon.
At Lone Star, Texas Lakeview Baptist Assembly Camp
643 Wildrose, Lone Star, Texas 75668
Our guest Speaker will be Rev Lester Ruth, a North District Extension Ministry Pastor who is a Research Professor of Christian Worship at Duke Divinity School in Durham, North Carolina. To attend please register with District Administrative Assistant, Lonna Nunn at 903.794-6231. Accomodations and Meal Fees are: Commuter $50, Overnight Double $85, Single $100. We are aware that the dates of the retreat coincide with some school Spring Break schedules but it could not be avoided. We hope you can attend but we understand if the dates are conflicting for you. All Clergy and CLMs are welcome. If you have any further questions, please contact one of our district offices.