GBHEM and GBOD renew and expand e-readers for theological education agreement | GBHEM
GBHEM and GBOD renew and expand e-readers for theological education agreement
A pilot project to provide e-readers loaded with theological texts has proven so successful that GBHEM General Secretary Kim Cape and GBOD General Secretary Tim Bias renewed their joint agreement, continuing this interagency collaboration until December 2016.
Emerging Ministry Grants launch day of service, ministry for formerly incarcerated | GBHEM
Emerging Ministry Grants launch day of service, ministry for formerly incarcerated
Two deacons in The United Methodist Church have been awarded 2014 Emerging Ministry Grants from the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. One will launch a community-wide day of service in Lancaster City, Pa., and the other will develop a ministry of spiritual formation for formerly incarcerated people in the West Ohio Conference.
DS/DCM Orientation Cultivating Vital Ministries | GBHEM
DS/DCM Orientation Cultivating Vital Ministries
“As one new DS put it, 'Learning that I was appointed to serve as a DS was like receiving a large suit of clothes that I hadn’t grown into yet.'”
Mid Quadrennial Training Helps Develop Excellence in Ministry | GBHEM
Mid Quadrennial Training Helps Develop Excellence in Ministry
Nearly 400 district superintendents, bishops and board of ordained ministry members from 52 conferences attended the Division of Ordained Ministry Mid Quadrennial Training event in Denver, Colo., August 12-15, 2014.
Interactive online classes, new curriculum offer new options for local pastors | GBHEM
Interactive online classes, new curriculum offer new options for local pastors
A new curriculum for local pastors focuses on transformative leadership, while online interactive classes will provide easier access for educational opportunities, especially for part-time local pastors who have regular employment outside the church.
Board approves budget, prepares for General Conference 2016 | GBHEM
Board approves budget, prepares for General Conference 2016
A report on the Young Clergy Initiative, a discussion about the state of theological education and necessary preparations for General Conference 2016 were included in the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry’s Board of Directors meeting, Aug. 6-8 in Nashville.
GBHEM and GBOD renew and expand e-readers for theological education agreement
Emerging Ministry Grants launch day of service, ministry for formerly incarcerated
DS/DCM Orientation Cultivating Vital Ministries
Mid Quadrennial Training Helps Develop Excellence in Ministry
Interactive online classes, new curriculum offer new options for local pastors
Board approves budget, prepares for General Conference 2016
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