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Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Read Together 2021

December 08 2020
Dear Friends, A well-read Anglican priest and Oxford scholar, John Wesley owned many books and publications. But his “go-to” book for doctrine, ...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Advent Waiting

November 29 2020
Dear Friends, Waiting is not easy for most of us. We want challenges to be resolved - now. We grow impatient when in uncertain times. We are ...

Thanksgiving Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett and the Conference Leadership Team

November 26 2020
Bishop Debra Wallace-Padgett and the Conference Leadership Team share a message of gratitude for North Alabama Conference clergy and laity. To view ...

Several United Methodist General Agencies name new leaders

November 24 2020
Over the last several months several United Methodist General Agencies have named new leaders.  Below is a roundup of those announcements. Roland ...

Conference pandemic guidelines to continue during Advent

November 23 2020
Photo by Kathleen Barry, United Methodist Communications   Dear Friends, As we enter into the holidays, the uncertainty of this global pandemic ...

Be a part of The United Methodist Church 2020 Worldwide Virtual Christmas Choir video!

November 19 2020
You’ve seen the videos of choirs and studio singers coming together (digitally) to sing uplifting songs and hymns, creating works of art that in times...

Message from Bishop Debra Wallace-Padgett: Context Team

November 09 2020
Dear Friends, Early this year I convened twenty North Alabama Conference clergy and laity to participate in a “Context Team.” The goal was for this ...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Election Day Prayer 2020

November 03 2020
Dear Friends Today is day eight of the Call to Prayer to United Methodists in Alabama being led by Bishop David Graves and me. We are requesting two ...

A Call to Prayer to United Methodists in Alabama by Bishop David Graves and Bishop Debra Wallace-Padgett

October 29 2020
Dear Friends, We strongly believe that prayer makes a difference. Indeed, sincere and fervent prayer is an action that positively impacts our lives ...

Virtual Homecoming will celebrate United Methodist Higher Education & Scholars

October 20 2020
On Tuesday, October 27 the United Methodist Higher Education Foundation will host a virtual “homecoming” to celebrate Methodism and higher education, ...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Annual Conference 2020 Follow-up

October 19 2020
Dear Friends, We did it!  We accomplished a meaningful virtual Annual Conference.  This virtual alternative to an in-person meeting allowed us to ...

End of year Give Love initiative begins November 1

October 14 2020
A new campaign initiative – Give Love, Joy, Hope, Peace—invites United Methodists to join in giving love, joy, hope, and peace through an end of year ...

Society of St. Andrew offers free 2020 Advent Devotional Booklets

October 13 2020
In light of a particularly troubling year, you and your congregation are invited to reclaim a spirit of peace this Advent season. This year’s theme is...

Cahaba Bend "Prayer for Schools" encourages students, educators

October 08 2020
Wanting to show support for locals schools in the midst of a pandemic, Rev. Patrick Friday and the congregation at The Church at Cahaba Bend ...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: The Right and Responsibility to Vote

October 08 2020
Dear Friends, As the November 3 Election Day approaches I am reminded of an experience my Mom had as a teenager. A voracious reader who loved history ...

Golden TV is an online event for those who remember the golden age of television

October 07 2020
This summer children’s ministers and volunteers throughout North Alabama successfully collaborated to develop a virtual Vacation Bible School ...

United Counseling to offer virtual Prepare and Enrich Training

October 06 2020
United Counseling is bringing the annual Prepare and Enrich training to clergy virtually this year. The training will be on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, ...

Sumatanga Board of Trustees name Rev. Tony Jones new Executive Director

October 05 2020
The Board of Trustees of Sumatanga Camp and Conference Center is pleased to announce the naming of Rev. Kenneth Anthony “Tony” Jones as its new ...
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