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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 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.

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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Address: 5915 Bishop Blvd, Dallas, TX 75205
Phone: 214-768-8436

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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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Address: 6425 Boaz Lane, Dallas TX 75205
Phone: 214-768-2000

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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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Address: PO Box 866188 Plano, TX 75086-6188
Phone: 214-931-6254

Extension Ministries News & Events

  • Perkins School of Youth Ministry finds its ‘Rhythm’

    This year’s sessions synthesize shifting viewpoints and timeless truths.

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  • Project Transformation Seeks College Students for 2018 Summer Internships
    Project Transformation North Texas

    Project Transformation, a faith-based nonprofit organization, is seeking young adults for their full-time, paid summer program. PT serves children and youth in grades 1-12 during the summer. Priority deadline is Jan, 1, 2018.

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  • Youth MidWinter Retreat: Jan. 26-28, 2018, Feb. 9-11, 2018, and Feb. 23-25, 2018

    There will be three MidWinter options this year. All weekends will be as identical as possible. Two will be held at Bridgeport Camp and one at Jan Kay Ranch. Join us for a weekend of exciting teaching, relevant messages, powerful music in an inviting community.

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  • Yes, Video Games and Slam Poetry Count in Evangelism
    Perkins Fall 2017 Convocation

    Perkins’ Fall Convocation will focus on “The Power of the Story” in creative communication.

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  • Come Honor Bishop McKee as Perkins’ Distinguished Alumnus

    The bishop of the North Texas Conference will receive the award at a Nov. 13 banquet.

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  • Wesley-Rankin Needs After School Team Members for 2017-2018
    Wesley-Rankin Community Center

    Wesley-Rankin Community Center is seeking After School Team Members; engaging individuals who are passionate about education and making a difference in the lives of children.

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  • Support Wesley-Rankin Kids this North Texas Giving Day: September 14, 2017

    Meet Christopher! Christopher M. is a lively 11-year-old who attends Wesley-Rankin‘s Beakers, Base 10, and Beat (B3X) summer enrichment camp and afterschool program. Your gift on North Texas Giving Day, September 14, 2017, will enable academic and developmental support for Christopher and more than 300 kids like him. Christopher, what is your favorite memory from…

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  • North Texas Giving Day Adds a Twist This Year
    2017 North Texas Giving Day

    You can get a jump on donating to NTC ministries and other nonprofits starting Sept. 7, 2017.

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  • Project Transformation Seeks Part-Time Partnership Associate: August 2017
    Project Transformation

    Project Transformation North Texas in Dallas is currently seeking a part-time Partnership Associate to work supporting the Partnership Team by assisting with volunteer management.

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  • Project Transformation Seeks After-school Program Leader Starting September 1, 2017
    Project Transformation

    Project Transformation North Texas is currently seeking a part-time After-school Program Leader to implement a nine-month after-school program for approximately 30 children.

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  • Project Transformation Seeks Reading Coordinator Starting September 1, 2017
    Project Transformation

    Project Transformation of North Texas is currently seeking a full-time Reading Coordinator to implement a reading and enrichment curriculum in a nine- month after-school program.

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  • MARCHA Speakers Fire Up Crowd on Latino Issues
    Marcha singers

    A Pew demographer, a day labor organizer, an educator on racism, and Bishop Carcaño lead spirited day

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  • Caucus to Urge ‘Seats at the Table’ for Latino UMC Leaders

    Perkins will host the national meeting of MARCHA, which says Hispanic ministry is vital to the church’s future.

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  • Camp Bible: September 23-24, 2017
    Camp Bible 2017

    Mark your calendar for Camp Bible on September 23-24, 2017! You are going to be part of this very special weekend where our focus will be Reunion: Family and Friends, the People of God. At Camp Bible we recognize how important it is for us to use our Bibles, since God continues to talk to us through words and stories.

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  • 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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