May 12, 2016
IN THIS ISSUE:
GENERAL CONFERENCE UPDATES
Live Streaming & Archives
United Methodist Communications Facebook Page
2016 General Conference Twitter Page
United Methodist Church Twitter Page
News Headlines (click on the headline to view)
111 clergy, clergy candidates come out as gay
GC2016: African delegates poised to be a force
2016 GC to consider three sites for Heritage Landmarks
Man takes evangelism on the road to GC2016
General Conference 2016 officially begins
Plan UMC Revised still partly unconstitutional
Plan UMC's fate still up to GC2016
Grassroots group declares lesbian ordained
African delegates worry about "digital divide" at GC2016
Committee backs plan for 5 new African bishops in 2020
Women delegates urged to make their voices heard
May 10 wrap-up: Opening worship, rules debate
Palmer: Trust God's promise and go forth
At GC2016, Rule 44 still a question
Vigil remembers 35 million who died from AIDS
Local pastors a presence at General Conference
Delegates focus on Christian conferencing
Commentary: Heartbeat of faith
Religion and Race sponsors briefing for delegates of color
May 11 wrap-up: Episcopal address, more Rule 44 debate
MISSION CENTRAL DEVOTION
Devotion #48 of 52
Grace for Gracie
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COMPUTER MINISTRY AWARDS ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIPS
MissionLink May 12, 2016
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IMPORTANT PROPERTY & CASUALTY INSURANCE PROGRAM UPDATE
To my valued clients, business partners and friends:
After almost 13 years, I will be leaving my position at EHD. I am getting married in June and will be moving to North Carolina, but I have made a commitment to EHD to work through July to ensure a smooth transition to your new Account Manager, Rebecca Triplett.
Rebecca can be reached at 800-627-3732 ext. 240 or
Ed Eshleman continues to oversee the program and is also available to address your questions and concerns.
Thank you for the opportunity to serve your needs during my career at EHD. I wish you all the very best.
Margie B. DiBernardo, CISR
MUSIC LEADER POSITION(S) OPEN AT BARTS-CENTENARY UMC, LITTLESTOWN
Barts-Centenary United Methodist Church, Littlestown, Pa, is accepting applications for director of music or choir director and pianist / organist /accompanist. The director should be an experienced pianist (or organist) who is familiar with Christian service music. The director leads the adult choir for weekly practices and weekly worship services. BCUMC is a small, welcoming church community, and an Equal Opportunity Employer. All levels of experience are welcome to apply.
Please send resume with cover letter to:
Barts Centenary UMC
50 E. King St.
Littlestown, PA 17340
Applications will be accepted through May 31.
Pastor Emilia Riveiro Burdick
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