September 27, 2012

View Online | Add to Address Book | SubscribeFollow us on Facebook" src="https://www.kintera.com/AccountTempFiles/Account14925/images/facebook-24x24-blue.gif Follow us on Twitter" src="https://www.kintera.com/AccountTempFiles/Account14925/images/twitter-24x24-blue.gif Follow us on YouTube" src="https://www.kintera.com/AccountTempFiles/Account14925/images/youtube-24x24-blue.gif Subscribe to our RSS feed" src="https://www.kintera.com/AccountTempFiles/Account14925/images/rss-24x24-blue.gif
UMNS Daily Digest
Produced by United Methodist News Service
Open hearts. Open minds. Open doors. The people of The United Methodist Church
Thursday, September 27, 2012

"The United Methodist Church, through Tennessee Justice For Our Neighbors, is not only helping these young people but also implementing the biblical mandate to welcome the alien and treat them 'as the citizen among you.''' - The Rev. Joaquin Garcia, Tennessee Annual (regional) Conference.

Helping young adults reach citizenship dream

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (UMNS) - Across the country, United Methodist churches and other faiths are holding free legal clinics to help thousands of young people, brought to the U.S. as children by immigrant parents, to apply for temporary relief from deportation.
Read more and post a comment

New school brings new hope to Liberia

MOUNT BARCLAY, Liberia (UMNS) - Liberia's newest school began classes Sept. 10 when the New Hope United Methodist Women Elementary School in Mount Barclay officially opened for the academic year.
Read full story

Fighting hunger on Oct. 16 and every day

NEW YORK (UMNS) - Church World Service is calling upon Americans to mark World Food Day on Oct. 16 by making the fight to end hunger a regular part of their daily diets. One in seven people go hungry internationally, and one in six struggle with hunger in the United States.

Read full story

St. Andrew debuts 2012 Advent devotions

BIG ISLAND, Va. (UMNS) - The Society of St. Andrew is inviting congregations to participate in "Joy to the World!," its 2012 Advent devotion and giving program, based on Luke 1:44. Society of St. Andrew also offers Christmas gift donation cards and a Bible study on hunger.
Learn more

Tracing back Methodist roots

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (UMNS) - A professional genealogist has compiled a list on about.com of online archives, records and historical resources related to The United Methodist Church and its predecessor bodies.
See list

Learn Practical Peacebuilding Skills; January 9-12, 2013; Learn More

More Resources

Follow Us

Did someone you know pass along this copy to you? Get your own copy here.

Ministries of
United Methodist Communications


Products & Services of
United Methodist Communications

United Methodist News Service is a ministry of
United Methodist Communications, 810 12th Ave S., Nashville TN 37203
Email: [email protected] | Phone: 615.742.5400

United Methodist Communications

Like what you're reading?  United Methodist Communications is celebrating 80 years of ministry! Your support ensures the latest denominational news, dynamic stories and informative articles will continue to connect our global community.  Make a tax-deductible donation at ResourceUMC.org/GiveUMCom.

Sign up for our newsletter!

umnews-subscriptions

Daily Digest - April 16, 2021

Court won’t rule in advance on protocol legislation; Healing the hurt in Minneapolis area; Call to prayer for societal injustice

Daily Digest - April 15, 2021

Churches help get shots in arms; Circle of Friends ministers to disabled; Native American Ministries Sunday resources

Daily Digest - April 14 2021

African bishops not united on church future; Bishop responds to Daunte Wright's death; Front-line ministry during pandemic