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February 1, 2023

Today's Dividing Issues

by Rev. Fred Jordan This article was first published in the February 2023 issue of the First UMC (Salisbury) newsletter, Ecclesia. It is offered ...
January 24, 2023

Transformation Journey

The Transformation Journey process empowers pastors and their laity to discern for themselves where and how to focus their time and resources on the ...
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Means of Grace: Lessons From UMC LEAD Conference 2023

February 7, 2023
In this Means Of Grace podcast episode, we take you into The UMC LEAD Conference. This is an annual gathering of United Methodist leaders from across the US. It was modeled around TED style talks about new and creative ways to engage in ministry such as starting new churches, self care, creativity, leadership challenges, lay ministry, urban and rural ministries, and more. The 2023 UMC LEAD Conference was held at Central UMC in Asheville with the Western NC Conference as the host! Check out some of these highlights and interviews from participants of this year's conference!

The MOVE Conference

February 6, 2023
You're invited to a conference Crossnore is hosting in February, inviting church leaders and members to join us to learn about supporting young adults aging out of foster care.

Follow Your Celtic Call

February 5, 2023
Come to Hinton Rural Life Center on lovely Lake Chatuge in the Appalachian Mountains for a springtime Celtic-inspired weekend. Facilitated by Kathy Michaud and Patty Smitherman, the retreat will be based on their book, Following Our Celtic Call. Using timeless Celtic wisdom from Ireland and Scotland, the retreat offers safe space to bring creative seeds to blossom and to deepen the soul’s awareness of the sacred in the world around us. Experience Celtic vespers, singing, bonfires, silence, creative activities, and the celebration of spring renewal. Register by April 14.
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