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Message at HIV/AIDS event: 'Say the words'

Message at HIV/AIDS event: 'Say the words'

“Breaking Barriers,” held Oct. 25-27 at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, gathered 140 people representing a spectrum of the population, including people of faith, health care professionals and advocates, community leaders, volunteers and people living with HIV, to discuss strategies for...

Garver to serve as Disaster Response Coordinator

Garver to serve as Disaster Response Coordinator

Bishop Julius C. Trimble, along with the Indiana Conference staff, is pleased to announce that the Rev. Cynthia Garver will serve as the Disaster Response Coordinator effective Monday, October 29, 2018.  Ordained a Deacon in 2006, Garver has served in both extension and local church ...

Hurricane Michael response from United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR)

Hurricane Michael response from United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR)

UMCOR partners are ready to assist response efforts on the Gulf Coast. Disaster Response Coordinators are traveling to affected areas today to begin assessment work. We remind those wishing to provide assistance to please not self-deploy or donate unsolicited items.   We are proud to say ...

Healing happens in community: Laity Day 2018 tackles human trafficking & opioids epidemic

Healing happens in community:  Laity Day 2018 tackles human trafficking & opioids epidemic

Laity Day, Saturday, October 6, focused on ways we all, particularly laity and clergy colleagues, are proactively working to see all the people within our midst. Whether they are battling with addiction, as communities throughout Indiana seek viable solutions to combat the rise of the ...

Muhlbaier selected as Associate Director of Leadership Development - Laity

Muhlbaier selected as Associate Director of Leadership Development - Laity

The Rev. Shannon Stringer, Director of Leadership Development, is pleased to announce that Robert C. Muhlbaier, III (R.C.) will serve as the Associate Director of Leadership Development – Laity effective October 29, 2018.  Muhlbaier’s primary responsibilities will be to support the Board ...

Jeanne White-Ginder, mother of Ryan White, will be a keynote speaker for the 2018 Global AIDS Conference in October

Jeanne White-Ginder, mother of Ryan White, will be a keynote speaker for the 2018 Global AIDS Conference in October

Jeanne White, the mother of Ryan White, an American teenager from Kokomo, Indiana, who became a national icon for HIV/AIDS in the US after being denied re-entry at his school following an AIDS diagnosis. Ryan became a reluctant international celebrity, and Jeanne became an educator of the ...

Way Forward report released in all four official languages of General Conference

Way Forward report released in all four official languages of General Conference

Way Forward report released in all four official languages of General Conference WASHINGTON, D.C. – The final report of the Commission on a Way Forward has been released in all four official languages of the General Conference: English, French, Portuguese and Swahili.  The report will be ...

Brightwood United Methodist Church time capsules from 1923 and 1949 reflect an era of growth in community

Brightwood United Methodist Church time capsules from 1923 and 1949 reflect an era of growth in community

The Brightwood faith community wanted to memorialize investments and sacrifices church members had made in order to support new renovations to the church property. In 1923 there was an influx in growth in the Brightwood community. The education building was built in 1921 – lists of donors ...

United Methodist Bishops recommend a Way Forward

United Methodist Bishops recommend a Way Forward

For immediate release                                                                                                                May 4, 2018 United Methodist Bishops Recommend a Way Forward CHICAGO – United Methodist bishops, meeting in Chicago, engaged in a prayerful process to ...

How your local church can observe Heritage Sunday, May 20, 2018

How your local church can observe Heritage Sunday, May 20, 2018

The Commission on Archives and History of the Indiana Conference encourages local churches to observe Heritage Sunday, May 20, 2018. This could be a project for the local church historian, church history committee, or any person or group in the church who feels called to help lead this ...

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