New deadline: April 30 ................... April 15 is deadline for submissions for 'Young People's Address' at 2015 Memphis Annual Conference

2/27/2015



DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 30.

April 15 is the deadline for young people to submit an address to be considered for delivery at the 2015 Memphis Annual Conference. 

Any member of a United Methodist Church in the Memphis Conference (West Tennessee and Western Kentucky), age 12 – 25, may submit an address for consideration until April 15. DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 30.

The address will be delivered during the 2015 Memphis Annual Conference, May 31-June 3, in Jackson, Tenn., by the young person whose submission is selected by a review committee of the Memphis Conference Board of Lay Ministry, sponsor of the address. 

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION:

  • Manuscript (not to exceed a 12-minute delivery) should be double-spaced and include a cover page with the name, age/grade and contact information of the young person submitting it AND the name of the young person’s home church. This may be a Word or PDF document.
  • Manuscript should answer this question: "What do we need to do to offer Christ to a hurting world?”
  • Young person submitting chosen/winning manuscript must be available to deliver the address during the May 31-June 3 session of the 2015 Memphis Annual Conference.
  • Manuscript must be received (via mail, fax or email) by no later than April 15: DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 30.
Memphis Conference Connectional Ministries Office
c/o Susan Clark
24 Corporate Blvd., Jackson, TN 38305
EMAIL: office.mcumc@eplus.net
FAX:  731-660-5712

Questions? Email communications.mcumc@eplus.net.

Please share this information with youth, college students, and other young persons from your congregation.

~ Information provided by David R. Reed, Memphis Conference Lay Leader

DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 30.