The North Alabama Conference Lay Ministry Team is encouraging each local congregation to study United Methodist beliefs during 2008. Below are some of the resources available to assist your congregation.
United Methodist Beliefs: A Brief Introduction
A book by Bishop William H. Willimon
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United Methodist Beliefs: Study Guide and Reflections by Lay Leaders of the North Alabama Conference
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Resources for Youth
Fired Up!: Youth Living as United Methodists Today
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This resource offers a closer examination of the denomination and what it means to be United Methodist - its beliefs, doctrines, and traditions. Designed to be equally beneficial to youth and adults who are new to the denomination. The five sessions or "circuits" contain learning activities that deal with current issues and how they relate to the social principles.Use this resource with Hearts On Fire.
Resources for Children
J.W. & Company
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Ride through United Methodist history with John Wesley and the early Methodists. Children will experience life in the times of John Wesley and the circuit riders. It’s a great learning experience that’s fun! One notebook has everything you need!