David Marks’ (UMM secretary) presented the following presentation–on the benefits of having UMM groups at local churches–at the 2017 UMM Annual Meeting:
The Eastern PA Conference UM Men reelected officers, heard reports and discussed ministry opportunities at their annual meeting Oct. 29, 2017, at Evansburg UMC. Herman Turnage (standing), vice-president, shares his views as treasurer Delno Moyer (facing, left) and president Clifford Hubbard (facing, center) listen. David Marks (seated left, back to camera), secretary, spoke on the benefits of having UM Men groups in local churches.
There is no secret formula for organizing a successful United Methodist Men’s Unit. First ask your pastor for support. Success is more likely with his or her enthusiastic support. Arrange a time for a meeting, include your pastor and invite several men from your congregation. Also invite your district United Methodist Men’s president. At this meeting, make plans for the steps you will follow to form a United Methodist Men’s unit. Learn more