This course is offered by the Corridor District Lay Servant Ministries Team on November 6th. It will be held virtually (via ZOOM) from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm that day. This session will be facilitated by Ann Huffman. This course will provide participants with a better understanding of a holistic approach to participation in God’s mission to… Continue Reading→
This course is offered by the Corridor District Lay Servant Ministries Team on September 25th. It will be held virtually (via ZOOM) from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm that day. This session will be facilitated by Rev. Darcy Knight. A distinguished historian, academic and occasional evangelist I know was hushed by his stunned wife after he said… Continue Reading→
One of my favorite sites while on pilgrimage in Israel is a stop atop Mount Scopus. Because it is the highest peak of the Mount of Olives (which actually is a mountain ridge and not a singular summit) it provides a panoramic view of the area around it. The peak gets its name because it… Continue Reading→
Clergy – Check your Conference email for an opportunity to participate in theNation’s longest running study of clergy health and well-being. If you cannot locate your survey, you are asked to email email@example.com.Once your survey is completed, you will receive a link to a $50 online gift card.
If you follow the geographical descriptions in the Gospel lection for Sunday (Mar 7:24-37), this would be an appropriate question. Even before you get to what Jesus says and does, the fact that he was in the vicinity of Tyre and then in the region of the Decapolis raises questions about Jesus’ taste in destinations…. Continue Reading→
The following changes are happening immediately regarding Bishop Fairley’s Welcome Service and District Gatherings as well as Charge Conferences. As we continue to monitor the COVID-19 trends, including increases in cases and hospitalizations, and out of a desire to “do no harm” as we look ahead to opportunities to gather across our connection, the Cabinet… Continue Reading→
Admittedly, as I sit down to write this devotion, my mind clings to two engagements that lay before me this week. One is officiating at the Memorial Service of a dear friend and colleague, Madison Hankal. This brings with it a great deal of reflection, gratitude for blessings and the sadness of loss. In crafting… Continue Reading→
This 8 weekly class is structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with serious mental illness while maintaining their own well being. Classes start on Tuesday, September 14th from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm.
At the July 26th Corridor District Pastors Meeting, The Rev. Mike Frese introduced Marty Hunicutt as the new volunteer Corridor District Disaster Response Coordinator for UMCOR. Marty and his wife Linda live in Durham and are founding members of All Saints UMC in Raleigh. He provided a brief overview to the Pastors that explained… Continue Reading→
In the lectionary epistle reading for this Sunday (Ephesians 4:25-5:2), Paul offers concrete suggestions on the nature of the Christian life. This practical advice is for those who, in the previous passage, are called to leave behind the old life apart from Christ and enter into the new life Jesus offers. While this passage includes… Continue Reading→