Items Tagged "2013 Annual Conference News"
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Tackling hunger ‘hands-on’ at annual conference
This year, 10 United Methodist conferences packed 680,000 meals for Stop Hunger Now during annual conference sessions. Read More
Despite declines, signs of vitality in 2012
Leaders of conferences that saw growth last year offer advice to the majority that saw dips in membership and attendance. Read More
Conference budgets show modest growth
More United Methodist conferences are seeing a modest budget increase for 2014 than are cutting their budget or staying flat. Read More
Regional conferences take on social issues
United Methodists tackled hot-button topics like homosexuality, gun violence, divestment and immigration reform. Read More
What does Obamacare mean for churches?
The answer will depend on how U.S. conferences are able to use the insurance marketplaces after Oct. enrollment begins. Read More
Florida to end insurance for some workers
Conference decision will mean many lay employees of churches will have to look to the exchange for coverage. Read More
United Methodists prep for 2013 conferences
Amid serious deliberations, members also take time to celebrate in United States, Africa, Europe and the Philippines. Read More