Offering for 'Jerusalem Fund' will be received during some events at 2017 Memphis Annual Conference

2/7/2017



Offerings for The Jerusalem Fund will be received during three events at the 2017 Memphis Annual Conference at Collierville United Methodist Church in Collierville, Tennessee, June 4-6.
 
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.
 
An offering for the Jerusalem Fund will be received during:

  • Clergy session on Sunday, June 4
  • Lay session on Sunday, June 4
  • Sending Forth service on Tuesday, June 6
Contributions also 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.”