SAGES Member’s Legacy Lives On

by Dr. Jim Clardy Sue Jones was a very faithful member of the Senior Adults Growing, Exploring and Serving (SAGES) Ministry Team at Murfreesboro’s St. Mark’s United Methodist Church. For years, Sue supported the church’s bus fund and encouraged church leaders to buy a new bus for use by SAGES and all church members. About a year ago, Sue was ...

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Vaccines and Vigilance Combat COVID-19

Dear Church Leader, The Bible begins with God taking a formless, empty, and dark earth and creating life in God’s image and declaring everything good (Genesis 1:1-31). Since we are created in God’s image (Genesis 1:27), we understand ourselves to be co-creators with God. As co-creators, we can be grateful for the fact that the world’s scientists collaborated in new ...

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ENCORE Ministry Committee Welcomes New Member the Rev. Lisa Harper-Baker

The Rev. Lisa Harper-Baker has called the Tennessee Conference home for most of her life. Growing up in a minister’s family has been a cherished blessing. Her parents, the Rev. C. Fred Harper and Patty Sue Harper, served faithfully together in the Tennessee Conference for over 60 years. Since an early age, Lisa has enjoyed sharing in a music ministry with ...

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