The North Texas Conference CONNECTION

NTC Connection: Enjoy feature stories of those involved in innovative ministries and missions, the Bishop’s Message, insight from Lay Leaders, reports, and announcements.

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The North Texas Conference Connection September 22, 2016

  • Your Neighbors are Caught in Flooding! North Texans Rush to Louisiana
    Louisiana boxes and workers

    Neither heat nor mosquitoes the size of small birds nor heavy cleaning buckets could keep an intrepid team of 16 volunteers from Plymouth Park UMC, Irving, and Walnut Hill UMC, Dallas, plus a few extra friends, from a week of hard work and good times at Sager Brown Depot in Baldwin, La.

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  • The Soul of a Poet Pours Out of Her Pen
    fence post

    You see a fence post. Tinney Chapel’s award-winning Angela Wylie sees God’s love in nature. By JACKIE BLALOCK ROBINSON Special Contributor Riding through the Texas countryside with her son, Angela Wylie saw some jonquils on the roadside by where an old homestead had once stood. She’d seen flowers there before, but this time was different….

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  • Tuesdays at Cochran House: Free Dinner and New Monasticism
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    In a different style of ministry, four residents reach out to neighbors with hospitality.

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  • Seminar Offers Tips for Church Historians, New or Seasoned
    Oak Lawn UMC

    An October 22, 2016, seminar will help you sort what to keep — and how to keep it. (Hint: Don’t laminate!)

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  • Walk With Compassion: A Stride Toward Helping Impoverished Kids
    Jim Veach

    Spring Valley’s Jim Veach, who sponsors overseas children in need, says you can help, too. First step: a walkathon.

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