Offerings for 'Jerusalem Fund' will be received during two events at 2015 Memphis Annual Conference

3/17/2015



Offerings for The Jerusalem Fund will be received during two events at the 2015 Memphis Annual Conference in Jackson, TN in June.
 
The Jerusalem Fund is a confidential ministry of the Memphis Conference that provides assistance to Memphis Conference clergy facing short-term financial hardships. 
 
The Fund is administered out of the Bishop’s Office. District Superintendents receive requests or may make recommendations for grants. It originated in 1994 as a means of clergy helping other clergy. 
 
An offering for the Jerusalem Fund will be received during:

  • Executive Clergy Session on Monday, June 1, at 8:30 a.m. in the sanctuary at Jackson First UMC
  • Ordination Service on Monday, June 1, at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary at Jackson First UMC
Contributions may be sent to the Nashville Area Bishop’s Office, 520 Commerce Street, Suite 201, Nashville, TN 37203. Checks should be made out to the Nashville Area UMC and designated for “Jerusalem Fund.”