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The E-Reader Project expands in Angola, provides essential textbooks for theology students

June 30, 2015 / The Rev. Adriano Quelende, director of Global Formation for Spiritual Leaders at the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry (GBHEM), traveled to the annual conferences of Angola East and West, May 12–23, 2015, to introduce e-readers at two United Methodist schools of theology.  Read More

Congregations Asked to Share Disciple-Making Stories of H.O.P.E

NASHVILLE, Tenn. June 24, 2015 /Discipleship Ministries/ – United Methodist congregations are being invited to share stories about how they are making disciples for the transformation of the world as they offer the H.O.P.E of Jesus Christ in all aspects of life.  Read More

The Academy Endowment Renamed to Honor John Mogabgab

NASHVILLE, Tenn. June 18, 2015 /Discipleship Ministries/ – The Upper Room has renamed The Academy for Spiritual Formation Leadership Endowment in honor of the late John Mogabgab, who served on the initial Advisory Board for The Academy and was the primary architect of the Two-Year Academy curriculum.  Read More

One Matters Award to Encourage Baptisms and Professions of Faith

NASHVILLE, Tenn. April 17, 2015 /Discipleship Ministries/ Annual conferences are being encouraged to renew their focus on discipleship, especially at congregations in the United Methodist connection where annual baptisms and professions of faith too often are nonexistent, by honoring churches with the new One Matters Discipleship Award.  Read More

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