2017 CCTE Grants
Commission on Central Conference Theological Education Announces 2017 Grant Recipients
The Commission on Central Conference Theological Education awarded 67 grants totaling more than $1 million to the seven Central Conferences of The United Methodist Church. The grants fund theological education advances at theological institutions, Boards of Ordained Ministry and agencies integrally related to training United Methodist pastors.
David N. Field Releases a New Book with GBHEM Publishing
The Publishing Office at GBHEM announced the release of a new book, “Bid Our Jarring Conflicts Cease: A Wesleyan Theology and Praxis of Church Unity.” In this work, David N. Field examines and interprets three of John Wesley's key sermons and Wesley’s interpretation of holiness in terms of Methodist identity and diversity especially as it relates to human sexuality.
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.
Commission on Central Conference Theological Education Announces 2017 Grant Recipients
David N. Field Releases a New Book with GBHEM Publishing
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

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