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Listening Sessions

Listening Sessions

NC Rural Center’s Faith in Rural Communities Initiative helps churches to create high-impact projects that will benefit both the economic and social well-being of their communities.  The NC Rural Center is hitting the road to listen to rural, United Methodist...
Beginning Grant Writing for Faith-Based Organizations

Beginning Grant Writing for Faith-Based Organizations

The NC Rural Center, North Carolina Community Foundation, and United Methodist Foundation of Western North Carolina led a webinar on beginning grant writing for faith-based organizations. The webinar features Kelly Lee of the North Carolina Community...
Center United Methodist Church

Center United Methodist Church

Tucked deep in the heart of Sanford, North Carolina, Center United Methodist Church is growing a different kind of ministry. Just outside of the church sits Selah garden, an expansion of Center UMC’s outreach.  “The word Selah is found in the book of Psalms—it seems...