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Exit 456 sets attendance record and encourages tweens to seek their identity in Christ

March 13
EXIT 456, the North Alabama Conference’s annual retreat for “tweens” (4th-6th graders), was March 9-10, 2018, at Camp Sumatanga. This year’s retreat ...

Francis Asbury Award recognizes individuals who support and encourage collegiate ministries in the United Methodist Church — nominations due March 25

March 09
The North Alabama Conference Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministry is currently accepting nominations for the Francis Asbury Award. The ...

American Red Cross's "Sound the Alarm" program invites churches to volunteer

March 08
In 2014, the American Red Cross launched a new program called Sound the Alarm. The program is intended to reduce the number of deaths caused by home ...

Ethnic Ministries Ministry Grant now open. Submission deadline is March 31, 2018.

March 07
The North Alabama Conference Ethnic Ministries Team wants to partner with local churches in a ministry project or training that has the potential to ...

The United Methodist Foundation to launch Foundation Leadership Series with “The Five Things You Need to Set Up a Successful Spring!” event on April 4

March 06
The United Methodist Foundation is launching the Foundation Leadership Series as a way to share concrete, practical and fresh ideas to help church ...

Opportunities for Silence

March 01
Many of us long for an escape from the noise and stress of our daily lives. If you've ever wished you could escape the ringing phone, the demands of ...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: March 11, 2018 is UMCOR Sunday

February 28
Dear Friends, Humanity from all walks of life and regions of the world often rally together when crisis strikes. The North Alabama Conference has been...

Big Sandy UMC is “counting their blessings” during February worship services

February 21
If we take the time to look, God’s blessings appear all around us, prompting us to pause, reflect and give praise.   Big Sandy UMC (Southwest ...

The Upper Room publishes devotion written by North Alabama woman

February 16
The Upper Room daily devotional magazine is a popular spiritual resource for many United Methodists around the world. The devotion for February 1, ...

Nominations now open for COSROW's 2018 Louise Branscomb Barrier Breaker Award

February 15
The Louise Branscomb Barrier Breaker Award celebrates North Alabama United Methodists who are willing to stand up for the rights of marginalized women...

Duncanville UMC launches “Taking the Church to You” initiative

February 14
In January of 2018, Duncanville UMC (Southwest District) launched a new ministry initiative called “Taking the Church to You,” in an effort to serve ...

Conference Commission on Archives and History calls for applications for the Wheeler Award for preserving and advancing Church History and the Charter Church Award

February 13
Each year at Annual Conference, the North Alabama Conference Commission on Archives and History presents the Wheeler Award for Church History and ...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Vision, Mission and Appointment-Making

February 13
Dear Friends, Our vision in the North Alabama Conference is spiritual leaders empowering life-giving congregations to transform the world. Our mission...

UMCOR Sunday is March 11, 2018

February 11
UMCOR Sunday (formerly One Great Hour of Sharing) is right around the corner. This churchwide special Sunday with offering provides United Methodists ...

Ministry With The Poor Team offers Young Adult Summer Missional Internships

February 07
As we engage in doing ministry with the poor here in the North Alabama Annual Conference, we seek to discover, develop, and deploy young adult ...

2018 Denman Evangelism Award Nominations deadline is March 31

February 05
The Denman Evangelism awards are named after the late Dr. Harry Denman, a layperson from Birmingham whom Dr. Billy Graham called "my mentor in ...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Bishops’ Day of Prayer on March 10, 2018

February 01
Dear Friends, I believe that prayer makes a difference. This is why I ask a team of persons to pray regularly for specific prayer concerns and joys ...

Restaurants hold “It Takes a Village” drive and raise more than $17,000 for UMCOR

January 31
This fall as hurricanes devastated various parts of the U.S., restaurants in Mountain Brook, a suburb of Birmingham, joined together to raise funds ...
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