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December 10, 2009
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new life is short  12-10-0910 ways to improve your prayer life

Prayer is the gasoline that fuels Christians. Then why don't we fill up? (UMNS)

jubilee outreach 12-10-09
Holston comes through
Jubilee Project sends gratitude and statistics following the Christmas outreach on Dec. 5. Numerous churches responded, and 41 percent of Hancock County was served.

walk thru beth 12-10-09
Traveling shoes
This is the 13th year for Church Street's "Walk Through Bethlehem," a free opportunity to step away from shopping to reflect on what happened 2,000 years ago. (The Daily Times)  

organ transplant 12-10-09
Organ transplant
The $71,350 project took three years of planning and implementation. A Wytheville District church celebrates beautiful music and generous givers, too. (Southwest Virginia Today)

looking for? 12-10-09
What are you looking for?
We asked Facebook readers of The Call ... and a whole bunch responded.

trinity youth 12-10-09
The Call is coming
The December newspaper was mailed Dec. 9 to paid subscribers, or you may download free PDFs here.

greatest hits 11-09-12
Greatest Hits
Here's what you liked! Top three links in our last edition:
  • 298 - Ledger-Enquirer: Celebrating Rev. Roberson
  • 273 - It's good to be D.S.: Thanksgiving praises
  • 250 - Jubilee Project digs a path out of poverty

Conference Calendar
Conference Calendar
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apportionment deadline 12-10-09 Pick
  • Closing the books: Final 2009 apportionment payments must be received in the Alcoa office by 5 p.m., Jan. 11. For more information, e-mail Rick Cherry or call toll-free (866) 690-4080.
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adventworship 12-10-09 Pick
  • 28 worship resources for Advent ...  including a Candlelight Service for Christmas Eve, are right here.
  • Put down the phone: On April 1, InfoServ will discontinue telephone service and continue as an email and online information service only. Find out how InfoServ can help you.
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ousley harmonica 12-10-09
  • Unique Christmas music: "Emmanuel" is the Rev. John Ousley's CD of Christmas music, performed with harmonica and Indian flute. Quick, order a CD for $15, and support Camp Dickenson! Contact or (276) 744-7241.

  • Canceled: Because of the rock slide on Highway 64, the January meeting of the Conference History Society at Copperhill UMC will be rescheduled for a later date. -- Rev. Roy Howard
Above: "Life is hort" photo by Dennis Loy

Holston Conference of the United Methodist Church