News & Events

Golden Cross Sunday May 13, 2018

Mother’s Day, May 13 is fast approaching as is Golden Cross Sunday, an approved Tennessee Annual Conference Special Sunday with offering.

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Martin Methodist receives Golden Cross Foundation Grant

Martin Methodist College (MMC) was awarded a $93,000 grant from the Golden Cross Foundation.

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ENCORE Awards 2018

The first annual Encore Ministry Awards were presented to seven (7) churches in the Tennessee Conference. The Awards ceremony was held during the dinner sponsored by the Golden Cross Foundation and Martin Methodist College on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at the Tennessee Annual Conference at Brentwood United Methodist Church.

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ENCORE Ministries

ENCORE Ministries is a new, valuable resource that is now available in the Tennessee Conference to help congregations meet the needs of the fastest growing demographic group in our conference.  And, because this ministry is funded by a grant from the Golden Cross Foundation, there is no cost to congregations for its service.

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Book: “Designing an Older Adult Ministry”

Building on the success of Designing a Ministry by, with, and for Older Adults, author Rick Gentzler gives readers new ways to develop and strengthen ministries with older adults.

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Spring Leadership Training Conference

Theme: The Role of the Church in Healthy Aging
Three workshops divided by various stages of aging among older adults in the local church: Go-Go’s; Slow-Go’s; No-Go’s

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM (includes lunch)
Clarksville, TN

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Helpful Websites Related to Ministry with Older Adults

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