Register for the IAMSCU Conference Today!
Join us for the International Association of Methodist Schools, Colleges, and Universities (IAMSCU) Conference on May 27-31, 2017, in Puebla, Mexico. The theme for the event is "Tearing Down Walls: A Pathway to Peace, Healing, and Humanity." For more information about the conference, contact iamscu@gbhem.org.
Deacon Dialogue
United Methodist Deacons Gather to Discuss Their Roles as Emissaries, Sent by the Spirit
Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary and the Office of Deacons and Diaconal Ministers at GBHEM are co-sponsoring Deacon Dialogue 2017 on June 28, 2017, at Loyola University Lakeshore Campus, Chicago, Illinois. Deadline to register: June 1.
KMC Coaching Class
Eight New Coaches Certified to Aid in Ministerial and Professional Growth
The Korean Methodist Church's (KMC) clergy coach program is one result of the partnership between the Clergy Lifelong Learning Office at GBHEM and the Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the KMC. Eight new KMC coaches have been trained and certified through the program.
United Methodist Church Certifies First Lay Parish Nurse
After nearly two decades serving as a church nurse in Holston Annual Conference congregations, Joy Eastridge heard God’s call to take the next step in her ministry and is now the first certified lay minister with the specialization of United Methodist parish nurse.
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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.
Register for the IAMSCU Conference Today!
United Methodist Deacons Gather to Discuss Their Roles as Emissaries, Sent by the Spirit
Eight New Coaches Certified to Aid in Ministerial and Professional Growth
United Methodist Church Certifies First Lay Parish Nurse
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

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