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In her capacity as chief connectional ministries officer, the Rev. Kennetha Bigham-Tsai stewards the Connectional Table and serves as the organization’s ambassador to other United Methodist groups.

Have a seat at the table and hear from Kennetha!

Christmas as an Introduction to God’s Story

In this final entry to our Advent series, Bishop Christian Alsted writes about the Christmas story as God's story. Read More

Like Any Parent, God Delights In You

In this third entry to our Advent series, Chief Connectional Ministries Officer the Rev. Kennetha Bigham-Tsai writes of the joy she takes in parenting her children, and how God takes... Read More

The Christmas Season as a New Era

In this second entry to our Advent series, Connectional Table Chair Bishop Christian Alsted writes about social ministry and the story of God's salvation during the Christmas season. Read More

Labyrinths of Hope: A Reflection on Hope in the Season of Advent

In this first entry to our Advent series, Chief Connectional Ministries Officer the Rev. Kennetha Bigham-Tsai writes of bringing Christian hope to our Church and the world this Advent season. Read More

Letting the Spirit Guide Our Allocations

Chief Connectional Ministries Officer the Rev. Kennetha Bigham-Tsai addresses cuts to The United Methodist Church's budget in this Table Talk column. Read More

Evaluating the United Methodist Agencies

Table Talk guest and Connectional Table member Brad Brady writes about the Agency Evaluation Advisory Group, one of the ways the CT aids in advancing the UMC’s mission. Read More

In the Image of God’s Heart

At the beginning of a meeting at the General Board of Global Ministries with the leaders of the National Ethnic Plans for Strengthening Racial Ministries, I gave a devotional that... Read More

The Church's Worldwide Nature

Table Talk guest and Connectional Table member Benedita Penicela Nhambiu writes about the Worldwide Nature Working Group, one of the ways the CT aids in advancing the UMC’s mission. Read More

Creating Vital Congregations

Table Talk guest and Connectional Table member the Rev. Dr. Beverly J. Jones writes about the Vital Congregations through the Four Areas of Focus Working Group, one of the ways... Read More

Our Fall Meeting

Kennetha Bigham-Tsai shares her thoughts and hopes ahead of the Connectional Table's fall meeting in Oct. 2018. Read More