Pastors and church leaders in the southern end of the Holston Conference are invited to a gathering Sunday afternoon, Feb. 9, to hear more about the benefits of joining the Wesleyan Covenant Association.
The Fear Not! event will be held at Sulphur Springs UMC in Whitwell, Tenn., which is about a 30-minute drive northwest from Chattanooga. The Rev. Chuck Griffin, chair of the Holston WCA’s board of directors, will be speaking at the invitation of Sulphur Springs’ pastor, the Rev. Brenda Woods.
Topics will include the recently announced Protocol Statement and a new Holston WCA effort to organize Methodist Life Groups in churches and other locations.
The meeting will begin at 2:30 p.m. Central Standard Time (3:30 p.m. EST).
Sulphur Springs UMC is located at 329 Sulphur Road, Whitwell, Tenn., in the Powells Crossroads Community. Pastor Woods can be reached at (423) 645-4133 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Similar Holston WCA gatherings throughout the conference are being planned.