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Members of the TWK Conference participate in the "Church & Society Day on the Hill for Gun Reform" on Tuesday, February 27, 2024. (Photo by Tyler Sprouse)


Tennessee-Western Kentucky Conference Shows Up for "Day on the Hill"


On Tuesday, February 27, over 70 members of the TWK Conference joined other Tennesseans in Nashville for a “Day on the Hill for Gun Reform.” Representatives from numerous community and advocacy groups, faith traditions, and cities across Tennessee gathered in one voice to advocate for gun reform and increased gun safety.


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July 11, 2024

Bishop David Graves Named New Episcopal Leader for TWK

LAKE JUNALUSKA, NC – On Thursday evening, July 11, the Southeastern Jurisdictional (SEJ) Conference’s Committee on Episcopacy assigned Bishop David Graves as the next episcopal leader of the new Kentucky-Tennessee ...

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Bishop McAlilly Honored During SEJ Retirement Celebration

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How Bishops are Selected at the Southeast Jurisdiction Conference

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Key Times to Watch the Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference

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Join the Healthy Church Challenge!

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A Recap of the 2024 TWKUMC Annual Conference

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Chaplains Offer Care at TWK Annual Conference

Attendees of this year’s Tennessee-Western Kentucky Annual Conference saw a new presence of trained chaplains donned in bright red at First United Methodist Church in Murfreesboro, Tenn.  Launched by the ...

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The Autura Eason-Williams Day of Lament and Action Event to Fight Gun Violence

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TWK Creation Care Southwest Gathering June 24

Please join us for our quarterly meeting of the southwest group of the Creation Care Ministry of the Tennessee-Western Kentucky Conference of the United Methodist Church on Monday, June 24 at 6:30 ...

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TWK Clergy Gather for Clergy Day Apart

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