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Academic Theological Colloquy on Sexuality and Church Unity Aims to Move the Church Forward
More than 70 participating scholars and observers gathered for the academic theological colloquy, “The Unity of the Church and Human Sexuality: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness.” Hosted at the Candler School of Theology, Emory University, in Atlanta, Georgia, the event launched with impactful presentations on Friday, March 10 and ended in worship on Sunday, March 12.
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Black College Fund Overview
The Black College Fund was established 45 years ago to provide financial support to the 11 United Methodist-related historically black colleges and universities. Over the years, the millions of dollars allocated for these institutions have helped maintain solid and challenging academic programs, strong faculties and well-equipped facilities.
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Dr. Ted Brown Appointed Interim Associate General Secretary of Higher Education
GBHEM announced the appointment of Dr. Ted Brown as interim associate general secretary for the agency’s Division of Higher Education. Brown’s appointment will be effective April 3, 2017.
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New Academic Theological Colloquy Website Launches
GBHEM and AUMTS announced the launch of a new website focused on the academic theological colloquy, “The Unity of the Church and Human Sexuality: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness.” The event will take place March 10-12, 2017, at the Candler School of Theology, Emory University, in Atlanta, Georgia.
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GBHEM Publishing Office Releases New Book That Tells the Story of Henry Foxall
The Publishing Office of the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry announces the release of a new book, “Henry Foxall: Methodist, Industrialist, American.” The biography shares the compelling life, story and impact of Foxall on both a church and state in a country that enshrines their separation.
International Scholarships
GBHEM Partners with Discipleship Ministries on International Scholarships
GBHEM and Discipleship Ministries have teamed up to host a joint online scholarship application process for international students. The deadline for the Young People's Ministries' Global Scholarship Fund application is March 1, 2017. Students have until March 15, 2017, to apply for GBHEM’s Grants and Scholarships Program.
Ethnic In-Service Training Grant Applications Open Through March 1
Ethnic In-Service Training Grant applications are open now through March 1, 2017. The EIST grant is for initiatives and programming designed to recruit, train and retain ethnically diverse United Methodists in leadership positions in every level of the church and its ministries. The grant awards up to $10,000 for innovative minority training programs.
Academic Theological Colloquy on Sexuality and Church Unity Aims to Move the Church Forward
Black College Fund Overview
Dr. Ted Brown Appointed Interim Associate General Secretary of Higher Education
New Academic Theological Colloquy Website Launches
GBHEM Publishing Office Releases New Book That Tells the Story of Henry Foxall
GBHEM Partners with Discipleship Ministries on International Scholarships
Ethnic In-Service Training Grant Applications Open Through March 1

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