WANTED:  D.Min. ALUMNI/AE AMBASSADORS!

D min Ambassador

Enrollment for the 2012 Fall Semester has skyrocketed past 600 Masters and D.Min. students! In response to this demand we need at least 50 D.Min. alumni/ae to volunteer as ambassadors to first-phase D.Min. students.

Responsibilities of an Alumni/ae Ambassador include:

  1. Commitment to a student during his or her entire seminary education

  2. Monthly contact with student via email, phone, social media or face to face, to be negotiated between ambassador and student

  3. Prayer and spiritual care support

  4. Celebration of student's achievements

Will you participate in this important program? CLICK HERE to sign up!


REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR HECK LECTURES AND ALUMNI/AE REUNIONS

Heck Lectures

You don't want to miss these once-a-year reunion events on October 16-17, 2012. The registration deadline is just a few weeks away (October 11).

Tuesday, Oct. 16
Noon – 4 pm: Decades Reunion Luncheon

Tuesday, Oct. 16
6 – 9 pm: Annual Alumni/ae Banquet for all classes

Wednesday, Oct. 17: Heck Lectures
8:30 am – 4:30 pm: "Christians and Disability: Renewing the Church and Healing the World" featuring Dr. Amos Yong

CLICK HERE to register.


UNITED SOUND REUNION CONCERT!

United Sound

Past members of the United Sound are invited to join current members of the United Ensemble for a concert during the Alumni/ae Banquet on Tuesday, October 16, at 6 pm. Rehearsal for the concert will be earlier that afternoon at 4 pm. Please contact Rev. Brice Thomas at bthomas@united.edu if you are interested in singing!


DEADLINE TO NOMINATE ALUMNI/AE AWARDS

Award

Deadline is September 15 to nominate alumni/ae for Effective Ministry, Outstanding D.Min. Alumus/a, and Distinguished Alumnus/a Award

To nominate someone CLICK HERE.


Scholarship Recipients have a message for You!

United Students

Check out their video testimonials: CLICK HERE.


SEMINARY FOR SENIORS FALL CLASSES BEGIN SEPTEMBER 25

Seminary for Seniors

CLICK HERE for class details and to register.


"Jesus, Criteria, and the Demise of Authenticity": Oct 4 and 5

Jesus Conference Deadline is October 1 to register for the two-day conference, "Jesus, Criteria, and the Demise of Authenticity" at South Park United Methodist Church, 140 Stonemill Road, Dayton, OH 45409.

For more information or to register, please CLICK HERE or contact Robbie Collins at 937.529.2201 or rcollins@united.edu.


FOUNDATIONS FOR METHODIST SUPERNATURAL MINISTRY PRACTICUM

Firepower for Your Ministry

This one-day event on Dec. 1, 2012, is open to the public and features speaker Terry Teykl. The event is sponsored by United Theological Seminary and Aldersgate Renewal Ministries.

Registration and details are available by CLICKING HERE.


UNITED'S ANNUAL PHONATHON NEEDS YOU!

Ambassador Program

Between October 29 and November 8 one of United's students, faculty, staff or volunteer alumnus/a will be soliciting pledges for the 2012-2013 Effective Ministry Fund campaign. If you have not yet pledged, there is still time to respond online by CLICKING HERE.

We are also looking for volunteers to make calls on campus or from your own home. If you plan to call on campus, please contact Rev. Brice Thomas at 937.529.2256. If you are willing to call 10-15 alumni/ae from your home, please respond to bthomas@united.edu with your name, mailing address, contact number and whether you would prefer to call alumni/ae from a specific class, or from your local area. We will send you all the information you need to get started!

Is God calling YOU to call others? Please respond as soon as possible so we have plenty of time to get your list in the mail! THANK YOU!



SAVE THE DATE!


December 14, 2012
Advent Commencement at Ginghamsburg UMC, Tipp City, Ohio

April 18-19, 2013
3rd Annual Light the Fire Church Renewal Conference at Ginghamsburg UMC


01. Ambassador Program
02. Heck Lectures
03. United Sound Reunion
04. Alumni/ae Awards
05. Video Message
06. Seminary for Seniors
07. Jesus Conference
08. Supernatural Ministry
09. Phonathon
10. Save the Date!