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The Oklahoma United Methodist Conference Contact Digest
Volume 6, Number 5, April 13, 2018

‘Get on the Bus’ for civil rights tour
In September, join Bishop Jimmy Nunn and other Oklahoma United Methodists who will travel by chartered bus to tour the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, Tennessee, and Little Rock (Arkansas) Central High School.
2018 Annual Conference pursues new paths
 and guests to the 2018 Annual Conference should prepare for a meeting transformed in purpose and schedule — and should register online now to attend.
4 generations live out faith at one church
As someone who studied sociology, I find that I best understand a place by understanding the people of that place. New to Boston Avenue United Methodist Church, I am coming to know the church through the memories, stories, and experiences that members share with me.
Consultant Payne advises churches on poverty ministries

Language itself can create a barrier to reaching people who seem trapped in poverty, Ruby Payne taught at a seminar that offered insights for church action. Payne spoke to about 230 people on March 15 at Moore-First United Methodist Church.

Announcement of Heartland District Superintendent

Bishop Jimmy Nunn has announced Rev. Victor McCullough as the incoming Superintendent serving the Heartland District, effective June 1, 2018. 


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