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Nominations now open for the 2020 Louise Branscomb Barrier Breaker Award presented by the North Alabama COSROW

March 18 2020
The Louise Branscomb Barrier Breaker Award celebrates North Alabama United Methodists who are willing to stand up for the rights of marginalized women...

Bishop and Cabinet ask North Alabama Conference United Methodist Churches to suspend in-person worship and gatherings

March 16 2020
Dear Friends, These are unusual times for us all. Indeed, most of us cannot remember a circumstance when during a time of crisis churches were asked ...

United Methodist Center currently closed to visitors

March 16 2020
The United Methodist Center in Birmingham is currently closed to visitors until further notice in an effort to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19. ...

Bishops ask for postponement of General Conference due to Coronavirus Pandemic

March 13 2020
The Executive Committee of the Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church has asked for the postponement of the 2020 General Conference, set to...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Coronavirus Update

March 13 2020
Dear Friends, Blessings to you during this Lenten season. Thank you for your faithful ministry in North Alabama and beyond. The appointive cabinet and...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Coronavirus

March 04 2020
Dear Friends, Every day, the number of infections from the coronavirus is increasing around the world, including in the United States. I invite you to...

MissionInsite Training for beginner and advanced users to be April 2

February 26 2020
The Office of New Church Development is hosting a MissionInsite training on April 2, 2020, at the DesignLab in Huntsville. There will be two separate ...

Proposed new General Book of Discipline review documents available

February 25 2020
Photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS.   The United Methodist Church’s Standing Committee on Central Conference Matters has launched Generalbod.org—an online ...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Lent, Prayer and Fasting

February 24 2020
Dear Friends, One of my favorite seasons of the church year is Lent, the 40 days immediately prior to Easter, excluding Sundays. (I feel the same way ...

Discipleship Ministries offers new spiritual gifts online tool and other resources

February 19 2020
Christian believers can discover their spiritual gifts and how to use them with a new online tool and other resources available from Discipleship ...

North Alabama United Methodist Foundation announces participation in United Methodist Dollars for Scholars program

February 11 2020
The North Alabama United Methodist Foundation has partnered with the United Methodist Higher Education Foundation (UMHEF) to offer the United ...

Spring Silent Retreat registration now open

February 10 2020
Maybe you're new or newly-returned to organized worship and you're ready to discern God's call on your life. Perhaps you're a regular church-goer who...

Spring Historical Society meeting to feature Bishop and Conference Lay Leader

February 06 2020
The North Alabama Conference Historical Society will convene at Trinity United Methodist Church on Saturday, March 14, 2020. The church is located at ...

Bishop Wallace-Padgett announces a called special session of the North Alabama Conference if needed

February 05 2020
Pursuant to Paragraph 369.6 of The Book of Discipline, Bishop Wallace-Padgett has announced that she has called a special session of the North Alabama...

SEJ UMVIM seeks summer interns

February 04 2020
The Southeastern Jurisdiction office of United Methodist Volunteers in Mission office offers an internship program each summer for young adults in the...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Information Sessions about the protocol and other legislation

February 03 2020
Dear Friends, Many questions are being asked across the UMC about the protocol that became public on January 3, 2020. Some of the questions are ...

Cheaha District workshop offers opportunity to recenter

January 30 2020
"When angry, count to ten before you speak. If very angry, a hundred," said Thomas Jefferson. It's good advice. "Take a deep breath and count to ten,...

Ethnic Ministries 2020 Grant Cohort Now Open - Application deadline March 1

January 16 2020
The North Alabama Conference Ethnic Ministries Team is looking to identify, fund, and strengthen Ethnic churches who are seeking to develop and to ...
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