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Long Memorial UMC's food closet receives large donation

November 21 2019
Long Memorial UMC (Central District) in Cordova, Alabama, received a donation of more than 2800 food items for the congregation’s food closet. The ...

Global Ministries to commission new United Methodist EarthKeepers for environmental stewardship

November 18 2019
North Alabama’s Rev. Adam Burns is one of the 67 new EarthKeepers to be commissioned by the General Board of Global Ministries in an online service on...

Discipleship Ministries produces official study guide for “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” movie starring Tom Hanks

November 13 2019
Sony Pictures invited Discipleship Ministries of The United Methodist Church to produce the faith-based study guide to accompany the movie, “A ...

Sumatanga Action Team in action during Gathering of the Orders and Fellowship of Local Pastors and Associate Members

November 01 2019
The Camp Sumatanga Action Team was created in April 2019 to study, advise and reform the governance and management of the Camp. Earlier this week, ...

If You Liked “The Office,” You’ll Love “The Committee”

October 31 2019
Utilizing its popular character from the “Chuck Knows Church” video series, Discipleship Ministries released a series of sixteen videos, “The ...

STEP Conference to equip those in ministry with young people

October 30 2019
The North Alabama Conference Connectional Ministries announces a new event for those working with young people. STEP Conference: Creating Pathways of ...

Sumatanga Action Team October Communique

October 26 2019
RECRUITING FOR NEW STAFF: Daphne Orr and the Action Team have posted two new positions - Director of Summer Camp Ministries and a Receptionist/Adminis...

Office of Connectional Ministries hosting a book and curriculum giveaway featuring more than 1,000 items

October 25 2019
Thanks to a very generous donation, the North Alabama Conference Office of Connectional Ministries will soon host a book and curriculum giveaway ...

Ider UMC member continues family's ministry of Bible display in Montgomery

October 24 2019
Almost 75 years ago, a man named Ben Davis made an agreement with the Montgomery City Council that allowed him to erect a pedestal in the city's court...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: A Prayer in the face of the tragedy of the believed death of Kamille “Cupcake” McKinney

October 23 2019
God of us all, On this morning our hearts break at the news that authorities delivered to us late last evening about the believed death of Kamille “...

Union Chapel UMC celebrates 160 years in ministry

October 23 2019
On Sunday, October 20, 2019, Union Chapel UMC in Cordova (Central District) celebrated its 160th birthday. In preparation for the big day, the church...

Volunteers needed for General Conference

October 21 2019
Volunteers are needed for a variety of roles during the 2020 General Conference, The United Methodist Church’s top legislative assembly, which will ...

Aldersgate UMC and partner congregations celebrate Biker Sunday to help Children's Hospital

October 16 2019
On September 22, 2019, Aldersgate UMC in Dora, Alabama,  (Central District) sponsored their 2nd Annual Biker Sunday. Fifty-six people attended and ...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Read Together and Pray Together

October 08 2019
Dear Friends, Every Christian is called to be a follower. Indeed Christian disciples are continually growing in our capacity to follow Jesus. Though ...

Resources available for your congregation's Children's Sabbath

October 03 2019
​The North Alabama Conference Connection to the Pan Methodist Campaign for Children in Poverty invites you and your congregation to celebrate Children...

St. Paul United Methodist Church in Birmingham awarded $500,000 grant by National Parks Service

October 01 2019
Picture from St. Paul UMC's Facebook Page St. Paul United Methodist Church in downtown Birmingham has received a $500,000 grant from the National ...

World Communion Sunday is October 6

September 30 2019
World Communion Sunday celebration for 2019 is October 6 this year. United Methodist Communications has assembled resources to encourage and jumpstart...

A Focus on Recovery: Resources for your local church

September 25 2019
September is National Recovery Month. Throughout this month, North Alabama United Methodists are sharing their stories on various aspects of recovery ...

Camp Sumatanga Action Team Communique - September 23, 2019

September 24 2019
ACTION TEAM LISTENING TOUR has been enlightening and affirming. We met with the Bishop, the Cabinet, laity, clergy, past/present campers, past/present...

Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Nominations 2020-2024

September 23 2019
Dear Friends, Discover. Develop. Deploy. These three words sum up the mission of the North Alabama Conference. We discover lay and clergy spiritual ...

A Focus on Recovery: Redemption and Resurrection

September 18 2019
September is National Recovery Month. Throughout this month, North Alabama United Methodists are sharing their stories on various aspects of recovery ...

October 21 is United Methodist Men Give Day

September 16 2019
The General Commission on United Methodist Men invites you to support United Methodist ministries to men and scouting ministries for young people. ...

A Focus on Recovery: The impact of community

September 11 2019
September is National Recovery Month. Throughout this month, North Alabama United Methodists are sharing their stories on various aspects of recovery ...

Missions Monday: Hokes Bluff First UMC's story

September 09 2019
On August 3, 2019, more than120 people gathered at Hokes Bluff First UMC in the Mountain Lakes District to build 100 beds for children in Alabama who ...

North Alabama Conference Historical Society's fall meeting to celebrate Methodist missions

September 05 2019
The North Alabama Conference Historical Society's Fall meeting will be at historic Athens First United Methodist Church on Saturday, October 12, 2019....

A Focus on Recovery: Transformation through leadership

September 04 2019
September is National Recovery Month. Throughout this month, North Alabama United Methodists are sharing their stories on various aspects of recovery ...

September 29 is UMVIM Awareness Sunday

September 03 2019
The North Alabama Conference has designated Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, as United Methodist Volunteers in Mission (UMVIM) Awareness Sunday. This is an ...

United Counseling to offer Prepare and Enrich facilitator training on October 10

August 28 2019
On October 10, 2019, United Counseling will offer an opportunity for pastors and counselors to become a certified Prepare and Enrich facilitator. ...

UMCH Breaks Ground on New Home for Teen Moms and Babies

August 27 2019
The United Methodist Children’s Home broke ground on a 9600 square feet residential facility on Thursday, August 22, 2019, with approximately 40 ...

Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministry recognizes Asbury Award recipient and celebrates new campus ministry

August 22 2019
During the 2019 North Alabama Annual Conference in June, Conference Director of Campus Ministries Dr. Wade Langer presented the report of the ...
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