Means of Grace: Q&A with Bishop Ken Carter
Q&A with Bishop Ken Carter - Episode No. 72
In this episode, Director of Communications Melissa McGill talks to Bishop Ken Carter about leading the Church in this season, his own calling, his encouragement for church leaders, how he takes his coffee and much more.
Bishop Kenneth H. Carter, Jr. is the resident bishop of the Western North Carolina and Florida Conferences of the United Methodist Church. Along with the Cabinets, he gives pastoral and administrative leadership to more than 1800 congregations, fresh expressions of church, campus ministries, and outreach initiatives in an episcopal area that stretches between the two conferences Learn more about Bishop Carter.
Show Notes - Episode 72In his first video message to the Western North Carolina Conference, Bishop Carter outlines the four values discussed in this episode.
Follow Bishop Carter on Facebook for his Saturday morning updates and frequent posts on key topics in the Church.
The Bishop’s favorite book Cave, Refectory, Road: Monastic Rhythms for Contemporary Living by Ian Adams
Resources for Vital Congregations
GBHEM Leadership Resources
A Disciple’s Path; A Guide for United Methodist
RESOURCES TO CONNECT WITH THE COMMUNITY:
The Appalachian District Church Vitality Team has been prayerfully seeking ways to help support you and the ministries of your local congregation during this COVID-19 pandemic. Together they have diligently researched and connected with others throughout the conference and our denomination to identify resources and offer them to you. We hope they will be helpful to you and bless you greatly in leading your churches and communities through this unprecedented time. We are very grateful to the District Vitality Team and other contributors for their great work on this resource.
This faithful team has created three documents, two of which you are receiving today. They include:
- Family Home Worship – designed to help families establish a regular worship space within their homes as well as a time where they can worship together.
- Tech Strategies – to help guide you in selecting effective tools and resources within your budget to best communicate in the digital world.
We believe these resources will be of great benefit to you. Also know that the District Vitality Team is available to answer any questions you might have in regards to the documents attached. If you have questions, you may email Rev. Howard Fleming at firstname.lastname@example.org.