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Weekend Digest – January 8, 2023

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The Weekend News Digest is online.

Note: If you’d like to share photos of events in the Episcopal Districts and Presiding Elder’s District or connectional activities for the Weekend Digest, CME Web site and social media outlets, please email them to cio@thecmechurch.org along with a caption.

 
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A Pictorial Celebration of CME Church History

 

THE CME CHURCH TECHNOLOGY SURVEY

Deadline Extended to January 13, 2023

Calling Clergy and Laity of All Ages (Youth, Young Adults and Adults) to Participate.


 

The registration fee for the Pastors’ Conference & Founders’ Celebration is $100. Online registration is available here . You may download a registration form here. Additional information is available at: https://thecmechurch.org/pastors-conference/



 
 

Clergy may register to attend live weekly financial literacy courses starting February 7th, 2023 through March 28th, 2023 at 8pm EST weekly.

Eligible participants who complete the educational series will have the opportunity to apply for direct aid made possible through the Lilly Endowment Foundation. Please register today!

 

Bold Money Matter$ Planning Team 

Bishop Teresa Jefferson-Snorton, Ecumenical Bishop and Grant Administrator

Dr. Tyone T. Davis, Program Coordinator and Budget Officer

Mrs. CheRhonda Greenlee, Program Assistant

BoldMoneyMatters@thecmechurch.org


 
 

We are excited to announce the Save the Date for the May 2023 Connectional Young Adult Ministry! We hope to see you in Hartford, CT! Follow our social media pages for more information!

#CYAM #IAmCYAM #CME #IAmCME

 
 
 


View the Adult and Youth Virtual Church School Lesson

Available for 1/8/2023

“Fear Not”


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View/Download the Newsletter here.

 

Dear Christian Brothers and Sisters-

I pray that this communication finds you and your loved ones doing exceedingly well and healthy.  

I want to share with you this unique opportunity for graduates of HBCU to earn a full tuition Scholarship at Suffolk University Law School. 

Please see the link below for brief information and details. The deadline is April 1, 2023; please do pass this along.  


Peace and Blessings,

Shannon Faulk

General Secretary-Department of Lay Ministries

Christian Methodist Episcopal Church

https://www.suffolk.edu/law/about/diversity-inclusion/hbcu-merit-scholarship?fbclid=IwAR3V-D-6TIdX8RW8PA1imI800Ev8TX863xci5kFf0NVQzxnxonCz9PnZNO

Suffolk University Law School (Boston) is excited to announce the Thaddeus Alexander Kitchener Scholarship. This award will guarantee full-tuition scholarships at Suffolk Law for all students who are admitted to and enroll in a JD program at Suffolk Law in 2023, agree to commit to Suffolk Law via the Binding Early Decision HBCU Program, and have received their undergraduate degree by the time of enrollment at Suffolk Law from one of the historically Black colleges and universities (“HBCUs”) listed above.

HBCU graduates who are not ready to commit to Suffolk Law through the Binding Early Decision HBCU Program will still be awarded the Thaddeus Alexander Kitchener Scholarship. Students who earn their bachelor’s degree from one of the HBCUs listed below and are admitted to start a JD program at Suffolk Law in 2023 will be awarded:

  • $35,000 per year in the full-time program, or
  • $25,000 per year in the part-time evening program.

These awards will be renewed each year so long as the student remains in good academic standing at Suffolk Law.

The list of HBCUs is provided at the information link above.

 

2022-2023 Liturgical Calendars

View or Download the Liturgical Calendar by Dr. Ore Spragin, Editor of The Christian Index: https://thecmechurch.org/2022/11/2022-2023-liturgical-calendar/

View or Download the Stewardess Liturgical Calendar by Mrs. Jolinda Dugger, President of Connectional Stewardesses: https://thecmechurch.org/2022/11/2022-2023-stewardess-liturgical-calendar/

 

The December 2022 issue of The Christian Index is available for purchase for online viewing here.

 
 
 

The General Department of Communication and Information Technology (CIT) has established partnerships with Adobe, Apple, Dell, HP, Lenovo, Microsoft, Mobile Beacon and Zoom through our membership with TechSoup. All CMEs including our local churches, members, Presiding Elder’s Districts, Episcopal Districts, Bishops, General Officers, and other Connectional leaders can save from 5%-50% on technology products from top vendors! Spread the word about these discounts to members in your local church! Shop at the Technology Portal.

Amazon Smile

CIT has established a partnership with AmazonSmile! AmazonSmile is a way customers can support their favorite charitable organization every time they shop with Amazon, at no additional cost. When you shop @AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate to the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church. You can help to support the CME Church and CIT when shopping Amazon by clicking here.


 

New Year Greetings

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View the Article here.

 

Fifth Episcopal District Newsletter from

Bishop C.K. Heath

 
 

The 10th Episcopal District Launches a New Web Site! https://www.tenthdistrictcme.org/

 

 

Visit here to subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/cmechurch

 

#BlackChurches4Broadband Encourages Families to Sign up for Emergency Broadband (Internet) Benefit

Our hero, the late Congressman John Lewis, said that internet access is “the civil rights issue of the 21st Century.” A high-speed home broadband (internet) connection is vital for full enfranchisement in today’s world. It opens the door to educational and economic opportunities, connects family and church communities, allows access to remote health care services, and empowers greater civic engagement and activism.

Congress recently created an Emergency Broadband Benefit giving eligible families up to $50 per month to pay for home broadband service. You may be eligible for the Emergency Broadband Benefit if your household has experienced a sudden loss of income during the pandemic, or is currently receiving federal benefits such as SNAP, Medicaid, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Federal Public Housing Assistance, Veterans and Survivors Pension Benefit, Lifeline, Pell Grants, or free and reduced-price school lunches.

Visit blackchurches4broadband.org to learn more about eligibility and how to sign up.


 

The Episcopal Address by Bishop Teresa Jefferson-Snorton from the 2022 General Conference of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church is available for viewing and downloading here.

Photo Albums of the 2022 General Conference can be viewed at the official CME Facebook page.

View the Episcopal Address and Worship Services Video Series.


 

Support the CME Church when shopping Amazon by clicking the photo or here <https://smile.amazon.com/ch/58-1381196>. CIT has established a partnership with AmazonSmile! AmazonSmile is a way customers can support their favorite charitable organization every time they shop with Amazon, at no additional cost. When you shop @AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate to the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church.. Help to support the CME Church and CIT when shopping Amazon by clicking here.

 
 
 
 
 

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