QuikLINK – December 29, 2023

Alive in Christ together we embody the beloved community of disciple-making congregations Friday, December 29, 2023 The Conference Office will be closed Monday, January 1, 2024 and will reopen on Tuesday, January 2. LAST CHANCE BOUNDARIES TRAINING Clergy, CLM, and Church staff in pastoral roles For those who missed the District Boundaries Training and are…

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QuikLINK – December 21, 2023

Alive in Christ together we embody the beloved community of disciple-making congregations Thursday, December 21, 2023 FUTURING FORWARD THE REAWAKENING OF THE PEOPLE CALLED METHODIST February 7-9, 2024 Providence UMC, Charlotte, North Carolina Please consider joining with others from multiple conferences across the United States for the first ever national gathering of Fresh Expressions UM. …

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QuikLINK – December 15, 2023

Alive in Christ together we embody the beloved community of disciple-making congregations Friday, December 15, 2023 STANDARD MILEAGE RATES FOR 2024 IRS issues standard mileage rates for 2024; mileage rate increases to 67 cents a mile, up 1.5 cents from 2023. WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today issued the 2024 optional standard mileage rates…

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QuikLINK – December 8, 2023

Alive in Christ together we embody the beloved community of disciple-making congregations Friday, December 8, 2023 UPDATE FROM PROPERTY & CASUALTY Our insurance broker, Graham Company, shopped our insurance coverages again this year. The market has not been kind to our sector due to historical claims and future uncertainty of eliminating the abuse statute of…

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QuikLINK – December 1, 2023

Alive in Christ together we embody the beloved community of disciple-making congregations Friday, December 1, 2023 UPDATE FROM THE JURISDICTIONAL CONFERENCE DELEGATION Thank you for prayerfully discerning and submitting clergy for the episcopal nominee process for Jurisdictional Conference 2024. In this season, none of the clergy who were nominated have discerned to take next steps in…

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QuikLINK – November 22, 2023

Alive in Christ together we embody the beloved community of disciple-making congregations Wednesday, November 22, 2023 What is the #GiveLove Campaign? As the year draws to a close, we look for ways to provide the basic human needs to the most vulnerable populations. Local churches and laity are invited to join in fulfilling these needs…

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QuikLINK – November 17, 2023

Alive in Christ together we embody the beloved community of disciple-making congregations Friday, November 17, 2023 UMC BISHOPS TO CALL SPECIAL SESSION OF GENERAL CONFERENCE IN 2026 The Council of Bishops plans to call a special session of the General Conference of The United Methodist Church in 2026 for the delegates to strategize and work…

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QuikLINK – November 10, 2023

Alive in Christ together we embody the beloved community of disciple-making congregations Friday, November 10, 2023 ATTENTION PASTORS SEEKING RETIREMENT AT THE 2024 AC Active Pastors under appoint (Local Church & Ext. Ministry) who are considering requesting the Retired Relationship at the 2024 session of Annual Conference are urged to read ¶357 of The Book…

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QuikLINK – Novembr 3, 2023

Alive in Christ together we embody the beloved community of disciple-making congregations Friday, November 3, 2023 SUPPORT CAMP & RETREAT MINISTRY IN NOVEMBER: MATCHING MONDAY CAMPAIGN We’re coming up on the time of year we when take special notice and give thanks for blessings in life. We’ve got a great opportunity for you to do…

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QuikLINK – October 27, 2023

Alive in Christ together we embody the beloved community of disciple-making congregations Friday, October 27, 2023 UPCOMING PEACE WITH JUSTICE EVENTS Events Promoted by Peace with Justice for the Susquehanna Conference UMC (Conference Board of Global Ministries (CBGM) in relationship with General Board of Church & Society (GBCS)) Gun Violence Play reading – November 6,…

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