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Christian education in local Methodist churches.

John Quincy Schisler

Christian education in local Methodist churches.

by John Quincy Schisler

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Published by Abingdon Press in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Methodist Church -- Education -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX8223 .S38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination272 p.
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5686437M
    ISBN 100687071313
    LC Control Number69018446
    OCLC/WorldCa61971

    Florida United Methodist Conference Department for Ministry Protection Designed to Assist, Advise and Advocate for the Local Church Sample Local Church Policy & Procedures Ministry Protection Contact Information: Mailing Address: P.O. Box Physical Address: E. McDonald St. Lakeland, Fl. Phone# X or In fact, the UMC¡¯s Book of Discipline discourages promiscuity and calls on congregations to offer "full, positive, age-appropriate and factual sex education.¡± "The kids are learning all about sexuality on the streets and in the schools, and most of it isn¡¯t healthy," says Lynn Hamilton, a pastor who has organized sex education seminars.

    2. Uphold the quality of childcare in the Church. Any time a child enters a childcare ministry program housed in a church, expectations are raised regarding quality of the program, behavior of the childcare staff and church staff, and adherence to the Christian doctrines of love and justice. The local church is a connectional society of persons who haveprofessed faith in Jesus the Christ as Savior and Lord, have been baptized, have assumed vows of membership in the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, pledging to support the church by their prayers, presence, gifts, and service.

    The United Methodist Church is a part of the holy catholic (universal) church, as we confess in the Apostles' Creed. In the church, Jesus Christ is proclaimed and professed as Lord and Savior. All people may attend its worship services, participate in its programs, receive the sacraments and become members in any local church in the connection.   Today only United Methodists with a deep education in the church’s history know its full racist background. While it hasn’t been kept secret, neither has the UMC’s past been a priority in membership education. That’s why the past two months of activism have been a shock to some United Methodists: they had at best a vague idea of what had gone before in the church’s history of race.


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Purpose - The church council shall provide for planning and implementing a program of nurture, outreach, witness, and resources in the local church.

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The Journal provides a forum for presentations on religious, educational, social, political, economic, cultural, public policy, and international issues in Christian Education, which promote and fulfill the purpose of the AME Department of Christian Education as stated in The Book of Doctrine and Discipline of the African Methodist Episcopal.

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