November 27, 2013 

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South Sudan Reunion

Dec. 6

Knoxville, Tenn.

>>>Join Fred and Libby Dearing at Bearden United Methodist Church for dinner and update on ministry in South Sudan.

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Resurrection

Jan. 17-19, 24-26

>>>Annual spiritual weekend for youth in Gatlinburg, Tenn. ($40 per person until Dec. 1)

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We asked the Rev. Eddie Fox, world director of World Methodist Evangelism:     
"What book is lying on your nightstand?"

 

Start This, Stop That: Do the Things That Grow Your Church, by Jim Cowart and Jennifer Cowart

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Thanksgiving in prison

Businessman falls, becomes homeless


"You might think someone in prison does not have anything to be thankful for. You are wrong," Bernard Addison writes in his blog.

 

He was an award-winning news reporter and businessman in Knoxville before he became homeless. On the verge of incarceration, he found a new faith and a church family.  

 

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Giving Tuesday

South Sudan Shalom Ministry for Orphan Care
Multiply your gifts to United Methodist ministries on Dec. 3

You've heard about Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday. Here's a chance to use your money for something greater. Give online to a United Methodist ministry on Dec. 3 and your dollars will be doubled!   

 
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Ishe Anesu Project

Invite Maria Humbane, Zimbabwe missionary, to speak to your church

                                           

Each spring, Holston churches collect tons and tons of food and school supplies for Ishe Anesu Project in Zimbabwe. Here's an opportunity to hear how the supplies are used and greatly appreciated. Maria Humbane returns to Holston Conference Feb.12 through March 13. 

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