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WME Upcoming Events – Dec 2019

WME is involved in a variety of ministries and covets your prayers for these upcoming events:

December 8, 2019 ~ RIM Resident, Annie Kate Leinius, Commissioning Service, Central United Methodist Church, Lenoir City, Tennessee, USA

Director of Education and Leadership Rob Haynes will join WME’s second Resident in Mission, Annie Kate Leinius for her commissioning service at her home church, Central United Methodist Church, in Lenoir City, Tennessee, USA. She will begin her work in New Zealand in January. Please join us in praying for Annie Kate as she takes this important next step in her journey of faith and ministry.

January 9-12, 2020 ~ A Foundation for Theological Education Conference, Dallas, Texas, USA

As a Senior Harry Denman Fellow, Director of Education and Leadership Rob Haynes will participate in this annual gathering of Harry Denman and John Wesley Fellows. A Foundation for Theological Education provides funding for students engaged in doctoral (PhD) work in a variety of theological disciplines.

February 15-16, 2020 ~ Embrace: Showing and Sharing the Love of Jesus, Chapelwood UMC, Lake Jackson, Texas, USA (Rob Haynes teaching)

Rob Haynes will provide leadership to launch the Embrace small group study at Chapelwood United Methodist Church.

February 19, 2020 ~ Spring 2020 Missiology Seminar, Asbury Seminary, Wilmore, Kentucky, USA  (Kim Reisman and Rob Haynes teaching)

Kim Reisman and Rob Haynes will be teaching on  Embrace: Showing and Sharing the Love of Jesus at Asbury Seminary.

February 21-23, 2020 ~ Embrace: Showing and Sharing the Love of Jesus, Brentwood UMC, Brentwood, Tennessee, USA (Kim Reisman teaching)

Embrace evangelism training offers a way to think about evangelism that empowers people to become comfortable showing and sharing the love of Jesus in a way that is authentic and natural. You can learn more about how your church, district, conference, or other organization can host an Embrace workshop here.

All Order of the FLAME members as well as folks in the Tennessee Annual Conference of the UMC are invited to attend this Embrace evangelism training event. For more information, contact Libby Wyatt –

Additional Upcoming Events:

March 9-13, 2020 ~ The Order of the FLAME, St. Simons Island, Georgia, USA

May 28-29, 2020 ~ Upper New York UMC Annual Conference, Syracuse, New York, USA (Kim Reisman teaching)