Fires devastate Gatlinburg in Holston Conference

 

Click for the latest Disaster Response information The Holston Conference of The United Methodist Church is assessing the damage caused by the devastating fires in the Gatlinburg District last night. Meanwhile donations will be much appreciated. Make checks out to The Holston Conference, and on the memo line write: "Holston Wildfire #864". Send your donations to: The Holston Conference P.O. Box 850 Alcoa, TN 37701-0850 Please do not self deploy until invited by the Holston Conference of The United Methodist Church. Grace and Peace, Ken Anderson Western North Carolina Conference Disaster Response Domestic UMVIM Coordinator Cell phone (828) 260-3724 News Article from Holston Conference:  GATLINBURG FIRE: UNITED METHODISTS CHECK FOR DAMAGED CHURCHES, EXPLAIN HOW TO HELP

Resources for Vital Congregations

 

CHURCH LEADERSHIP

Lewis Center for Church Leadership

Lewis Center for Church Leadership: Books

Lewis Center for Church Leadership: Serve Your Neighbor

GBHEM Leadership Resources

eLEAD

Living Faithfully: Human Sexuality and the United Methodist Church

Englewood Book Review

Five Practices of Fruitful Congregations

Ted Talks: The Golden Circle

Ted Talks: The Power of Vulnerability

Ted Talks: The Price of Invulnerability

Design Thinking

Meditations on the Ministry of All Christians

DISCIPLE FORMATION:

Be A Disciple

A Disciple’s Path; A Guide for United Methodist

Lewis Center for Church Leadership: Adult Christian Studies from the Wesley Ministry Network

Traveling Together: A Guide for Disciple Forming Congregations

WESLEYAN STUDIES:

Living As United Methodist Christians

Methodist Doctrine: The Essentials

Reclaiming our Wesleyan Tradition: John Wesley’s Sermons for Today

John Wesley Sermons: Anthology

REACHING PEOPLE:

Get Their Name

Evangelism & Theology in the Wesleyan Spirit

Canoeing the Mountains

Fresh Expressions

Fresh Expressions: Dinner Church

Lewis Center for Church Leadership: Reach New Disciples

Lewis Center for Church Leadership: 50 Ways to Reach People

Community: The Structure of Belonging

RESOURCES TO CONNECT WITH THE COMMUNITY:

Institute for Emerging Issues

Congregations 4 Children

GRANTS:

The Royce and Jane Reynolds Ministry Fund Grants

The Duke Endowment

 

 

 

 

 

 

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