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Africa University

Africa University aspires to become a world class university for leadership development in Africa. The mission of Africa University is to provide quality education within a Pan-African context through which persons can acquire general and professional knowledge and skills, grow in spiritual maturity, develop sound moral values, ethics and leadership qualities.

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Bridgeport Camp
and Conference Center

Located on over 200 acres just 40 miles west of Denton in Bridgeport, Texas, Bridgeport Camp and Conference Center (BCCC) sits above Lake Bridgeport and offers an incredible view of the surroundings. BCCC offers summer camps and midwinter retreats for children and youth as a part of their ministry of the North Texas Conference.

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C.C. Young Senior Living

C. C. Young is a non-profit, premier senior living community located on a 20-acre wooded campus near the north shores of the beautiful White Rock Lake in East Dallas. Since 1922, they’ve been dedicated to helping seniors enjoy an active, fulfilling lifestyle and providing personalized care and support.

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CitySquare

CitySquare exists to fight the causes and effects of poverty through service, advocacy, and friendship. Working together as a community, we feed the hungry, heal the sick, house the homeless and renew hope in the heart of our city. Our core values are Community, Faith, Justice, and Stewardship.

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Dallas Bethlehem Center

A faith-based mission of the United Methodist Church North Texas Conference, DBC is dedicated to being the success readiness center for school and life in its South Dallas service area through faith-based programs built on parent and community partnerships.

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GO Camp

GO Camp is a system of camping, both summer and year-round, that compliments the current camping and retreat ministry offerings of the North Texas Conference, to reach under-served communities and to provide new opportunities to develop young leaders.

Website:http://gocampntc.org/
Email:Bouie Stewart
Phone:940-600-2851

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Methodism’s Breadbasket

Methodism’s Breadbasket is located in Owenwood United Methodist Church and provides food and clothing to residents in ZIP codes 75210, 75215, 75217, 75218, 75223, 75227, and 75228.

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Methodist Health System

Since 1927, Methodist Dallas Medical Center has served North Texas as a leader in sophisticated, compassionate medical care with world-class medical education and residency programs. They are also the main teaching and referral center for Methodist Health System and one of the leading teaching and referral hospitals in all of Texas.

One + One

The United Methodist Church of North Texas is recovering the early Methodist roots by engaging with people where they live and work. As in its beginnings, United Methodists in North Texas will tutor and mentor children and help improve their reading skills.

The Conference pledges that each of its 300 churches in the 21 counties will engage with public schools, with 10 percent of its congregation actively building one to one relationships with children in public throughout North Texas. This can be through reading, tutoring or mentoring.

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Perkins School of Theology

Perkins School of Theology is one of the 13 seminaries of The United Methodist Church and one of only five university-related United Methodist theological schools, located in the heart of Dallas, Texas, with an extension program in Houston/Galveston.

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Project Transformation

Project Transformation engages young adults in purposeful leadership and ministry, supports underserved children and families, and connects churches to communities in need.

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Prothro Center at Lake Texoma

The Prothro Center at Lake Texoma is a ministry of hospitality owned and operated by the North Texas Conference of the United Methodist Church. The center opens their hearts, minds, and doors to fellow Methodists as well as guests and visitors from various other denominations, families, organizations, educational institutions, and other 501c3 nonprofit organizations.

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Southern Methodist University

A nationally ranked private university with seven degree-granting schools, SMU is a distinguished center for teaching and research located near the heart of Dallas. SMU’s 11,000 students benefit from small classes, leadership opportunities, international study and innovative programs.

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Texas Methodist Foundation

The purpose of the Texas Methodist Foundation is to empower the Church in the achievement of her God-appointed missions. They provide resources that strengthen the ability of United Methodists to advance Christian ministries.

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Wesley-Rankin Community Center

Wesley-Rankin Community Center was founded in 1902 by Hattie Rankin as the Greater Dallas Board of City Missions, a settlement house for immigrant children and families in downtown Dallas. Wesley-Rankin proudly bears Hattie’s name and continues a legacy of faithful change through educational programs and caring relationships. Wesley-Rankin Community Center is a presence of hope in West Dallas.

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Wesley Village

Wesley Village is a nonprofit premier retirement community that has been offering independent and assisted living opportunities since 1987. The mission of Wesley Village is to make available caring, supportive and quality services to older adults for the enhancement of their spiritual well-being, reflecting Christian traditions of love and serving.

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Zip Code Connection

The Zip Code Connection goal: All communities will be vibrant and thriving—starting with two Zip Codes, and then transforming the world!

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Website:http://www.zipcodeconnection.org
Address:PO Box 866188 Plano, TX 75086-6188
Email:lynn@ntcumc.org
Phone:214-931-6254

Extension Ministries News & Events

  • GO Camp Seeks Part-time Camp Program Staff for 2017
    GO Camp

    GO Camp in the Dallas, TX area is seeking part-time Camp Program Staff to oversee youth volunteers and campers during day camp program activities and field trips.

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  • Wesley-Rankin Needs Summer School Driver Volunteers
    Wesley-Rankin Community Center

    Wesley-Rankin Community Center needs Summer School Driver Volunteers! Three children have registered to attend much needed summer school at the Lumin East Dallas campus … but they need a ride!

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  • Dallas Bethlehem Center Seeks Director of Development – May 2017

    Dallas Bethlehem Center seeks a full-time Director of Development to join their team. See full job description and application instructions.

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  • Wesley-Rankin Community Center Seeks Part-Time Driver
    NTC Jobs

    Wesley-Rankin Community Center is currently searching for a part-time driver. Four 1st grade students need transportation from Wesley-Rankin Community Center in West Dallas to Lumin Education in East Dallas, each day of the 2017-2018 school year. Candidate does not need to have a commercial license, however, a clean driving record is required. A personal vehicle…

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  • Fate of the Family Dog: Wesley-Rankin Kids’ Photos Capture Poignancy
    Citlaly Martinez dog

    West Dallas students reflect lives touched by immigration and gentrification.

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  • Our World: Behind the Camera: May 11, 2017
    Wesley-Rankin photography club

    Come see the world through the eyes of the Wesley-Rankin Photography Club!

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  • Sign Up Now for Dallas Bethlehem Center’s 2017 STAR Summer Day Camp
    DBC 2017 Summer Camp

    Enroll Your Child in Summer Day Camp for 2017 Dallas Bethlehem Center 4410 Leland Avenue Dallas, TX 75215 Sign up now for Dallas Bethlehem Center‘s 2017 STAR Summer Day Camp! Enjoy friends, fun activities, and growth opportunities Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. During summer camp, children are fed breakfast, lunch and…

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  • Training for the Modern Clergy: Church Management and Social Innovation
    SMU Perkins

    SMU adds 2 master’s degree concentrations, one on business, the other for nontraditional ministry.

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  • Black Seminarians Association’s Seven Last Words Service: April 14, 2017
    Seven Last Words

    First Annual Seven Last Words Service Friday, April 14, 2017 7:00 p.m. St. Luke “Community” UMC 5710 E R L Thornton Fwy Dallas, Texas 75223 The Black Seminarians Association of Perkins School of Theology will be hosting its first annual Seven Last Words Service on Friday, April 14, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at St. Luke…

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  • GO Camps for Summer 2017
    GO Camp

    GO Camp is a system of camping that compliments the current camping and retreat offerings of the NTC. Check out the 2017 Summer schedule here!

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  • Bishop McKee’s 2017 Lenten Devotional Campaign
    Zip Code Connection

    This campaign will support initiatives designed to help residents of Red River County and South Dallas Fair Park grow community businesses and provide new job opportunities for residents.

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  • Wesley-Rankin Seeks Full-time Summer Camp Team Members for 2017

    Wesley-Rankin Community Center is recruiting AmeriCorps Members for the B3X Summer Program Wesley-Rankin Community Center is recruiting Summer Camp Team Members for the B3X program to lead a pre-determined curriculum for all programming and activities, chaperone field trips, and oversee a variety of curriculum components. B3X is an interactive, high-energy enrichment camp focusing on science,…

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  • Study the 2016 Presidential Election, Dead Sea Scrolls and More
    Head Strong, Heart Felt

    Perkins Theological School for the Laity to offer rich selection of courses geared toward lay audience.

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  • Tickets on Sale Now for Dallas Bethlehem Center StarBright Concert: March 4, 2017
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    Dallas Bethlehem Center, in partnership with Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing Arts, presents StarBright 2017: Shine On! the annual benefit event featuring the children and youth of South Dallas/Fair Park. The event will take place on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Montgomery Arts Theater.

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  • Zip Code Connection Starts Fair Park Business Incubator
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    The District Entrepreneur Center will support budding entrepreneurs, creating an economic engine in impoverished South Dallas.

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  • An Evening in New Orleans Hosted by Wesley-Rankin Young Professionals: February 25, 2017
    An Evening in New Orleans

    Join us for a night of live jazz, Cajun food, and cocktails! Saturday, February 25, 2017 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. 516 Fabrication Street Dallas, TX 75212 Tickets: $65 Attire: Cocktail Party hearty with Wesley-Rankin young professionals! The Wesley-Rankin Young Professionals is throwing its first annual An Evening in New Orleans, a fundraising event to…

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  • Would you feed this cute kid a snack? Wesley-Rankin February 2017
    Wesley-Rankin after-school snack program

    Wesley-Rankin Community Center 3100 Crossman Dallas, TX 75212 The after-school snack pantry is empty! Would you feed this cute kid a snack? Wesley-Rankin needs Goldfish crackers, pretzels, and other non-candy snacks! Drop off donations at the main center any time between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. or call 214-742-6674 for more information. Make a financial…

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  • Africa University, Close to NTC Hearts, Celebrates 25 Years
    Africa University 25th Anniversary

    The university that faced doubts at the start has now graduated 6,000. An NTC fundraiser seeks to add to that number.

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