North Texas Conference New and Events

Luke 4 Initiative Luke 4 Story-Telling and Relationship-Building Workshop: April 26, 2017 - Training in Collaborative Leadership for Individuals and Teams April 26, 2017 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. When you look at the world today, what breaks your heart? This workshop will teach you how to share your passion through the power of personal and public narrative. Story-telling is both a spiritual and relational art. Learning to craft your story in a read more »
UMC Bishop's Crest Bishop McKee Names Two New Center Directors - Bishop Michael McKee announced today that Rev. Andy Lewis will serve as the Director of the Center for Missional Outreach and Assistant to the Bishop and that Dr. Owen Ross will serve as Director of the Center for New Church Development and Congregational Transformation. These appointments are effective July 1, 2017.
Hattie's Luncheon Feels Like Home Deadline to Get Tickets to Hattie’s Luncheon: March 24, 2017 - Feels Like Home April 5, 2017 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 3015 at Trinity Groves 3015 Gulden Lane Dallas, TX, 75212 The deadline to get tickets for the 9th annual Hattie's Luncheon Feels Like Home supporting Wesley-Rankin Community Center is on March 24, 2017. The performance will be on April 5, 2017 at Trinity Groves. Tickets and Table Sponsorships: Individual Tickets: $45 Table read more »
Clergywomen Retreat 2017 Clergywomen’s Retreat: May 8-9, 2017 - Save the Date! May 2-9, 2017 Camp Copass Denton, TX The next Clergywomen retreat is May 8-9, 2017, at Camp Copass in Denton, Texas. Please save the date as more details will come out soon!
GO Camp GO Camp Seeks Part-time Camp Program Staff for 2017 - 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.
Ash Wednesday image for overworked clergy article How Overworked Clergy Culture Undermines A Healthy Theology Of Sacrifice - The culture of being overworked leads to alarming rates of clergy burnout, depression, and poor physical health.
GBCS intern Meredith Ethnic Young Adult (EYA) Program: June 4 to July 29, 2017 - The Ethnic Young Adult (EYA) program is for young justice seekers willing to unpack their faith and identity while working with an organization engaged in addressing social injustices. Interns are placed with advocacy, public policy, nonprofit and grassroots organizations where they work 4 days a week.
Communication 3D – Design, Develop, and Deliver More Powerful Sermons and Presentations Communication 3D – Design, Develop and Deliver More Powerful Sermons and Presentations Workshop: April 12, 2017 - This Connect 360 workshop presented by Rev. Edlen Cowley will help preaching pastors develop a practical and personal approach to sermon/sermon series conception, development and writing. This very important work will impact the entire worship team from music selection, graphics, and marketing, as well as invitation and evangelism strategies. The workshop will help pastors with weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual read more »
Perkins Lectures Bishop Janice Riggle Huie Headlines 2017 Perkins Lectures - "You Can’t Duct Tape Fruit to the Tree ..." March 5-6, 2017 FUMC Wichita Falls 909 Tenth Street Wichita Falls, TX 76301 Download Flyer Janice Riggle Huie, Bishop of The United Methodist Church, is the 2017 Perkins Lectures speaker. She will present four talks based on the theme “You Can’t Duct Tape Fruit to the Tree; or Cultivating a Wesleyan Missional read more »
Golf Tournament Marfa Ministry Golf Tournament: April 30, 2017 - Golf Tournament Benefits Marfa Ministry April 30, 2017 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Bridlewood Golf Club 400 West Windsor Blvd. Flower Mound, TX 75028 You are invited to come out and play a round of golf with friends and help a mission at the same time. After a game of golf, we will join in fellowship for prizes, dinner and a read more »