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Statement from Bishop Taylor – COVID – 19 Task Force

Posted by on May 23, 2020

Dear Holston Friends, As we move through this pandemic together, I want to say thank you for continuing to be in ministry through creative worship, Bible studies, reading books to children online, children’s programming, online devotions, and caring for those in your congregations and community. It has been wonderful to watch so many great things happening throughout Holston Conference. You...

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Statement from Bishop Taylor about the Virtual Annual Conference

Posted by on May 14, 2020

My dear Holston Friends, As I write to you, my heart aches with the new realities that Covid-19 brings into our lives.  Television continues to report how this new coronavirus is changing the world as we have known it. Each news broadcast highlights the numbers of reported cases of the virus around the world and the precious lives of those who have left us too soon because of this...

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Food Buckets for Zimbabwe

Posted by on May 2, 2020

During our current crisis, we have decided to feed our local community. But we also remember that there are needy people all over the world who cannot benefit from more local resources. We are planning once again to help our brothers and sisters in Zimbabwe who live in one of the poorest countries on earth. Please see the link below for more information....

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Statement of Bishop Taylor on Annual Conference

Posted by on Apr 28, 2020

Dear Holston Friends,“Let us approach the throne of grace with boldness,So that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.” This Covid-19 Pandemic continues to challenge us in ways we cannot imagine. Our pastors find themselves torn between the desire to reopen our churches, resume corporate worship, and continue to follow the governmental mandates to socially distance...

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Statement of Bishop Taylor on Church Closure

Posted by on Apr 28, 2020

Dear Holston Friends, We are all in this together. Holston Conference has churches in three states with three different governors which causes a lot of confusion. The confusion is created when some government officials state that everything can be reopened by May 1, 2020. Other health and government officials have disagreed with that timetable. There are so many things that we still do not know...

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