2019 Convocation for Pastors of Black Churches

Join us January 8-10, 2019 for the Convocation for Pastors of Black Churches. The Convocation exists for the information, inspiration, and encouragement of Pastors of Black Churches and those who support them. While The Convocation exists primarily for the support of Pastors of Black congregations in The United Methodist Church, all clergy...

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Assistant Director of the Center for Public Theology at Wesley Theological Seminary

Position Announcement ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, Center for Public Theology Position Description: The Assistant Director supports the planning and operations within the Center of Public Theology (CPT).  This position is directly responsible for assisting the Director with functions related to programming, strategic plan development and operations. This is a full-time position, M-F,...

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A CALL FOR UNITY OF THE CHURCH

As The United Methodist Church heads into Special General Conference 2019, the Inter-Ethnic Strategy & Development Group (IESDG), representing the five racial ethnic caucuses of The United Methodist Church (UMC), boldly declares that God is yet alive, and is doing something new within the life of the denomination. We heed...

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Why Voting Matters

Why voting matters: Senate Judiciary Committee Advances Anti-Lynching Legislation Introduced by Harris, Booker, and Scott  From 1882 to 1986, Congress failed to pass anti-lynching legislation 200 times. Lynching was used as an instrument of terror and intimidation 4,084 times during the late 19th and 20th centuries, according to data from the...

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Africa University Dorm Project

During the 51st General Meeting of The Black Methodists for Church Renewal in Sacramento, CA the body agreed to make a commitment to support the need to raise funds to refurbish the Women Dorms as Africa University.  The cost to refurbish all 7 of the women dorms is approximately $248,000....

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