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Mar

2017

365-Day Collection of Devotions Written for Hillary Rodham Clinton During Her Presidential Campaign Announced

The book includes a foreword by the former Secretary of State

Nashville, TN – March 6, 2017) – Few people know that during the 2016 presidential campaign, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton received a devotion every day. Over the course of those 20 months, Rev. Dr. Bill Shillady—a pastoral friend of Clinton’s—and a handful of other pastors provided the Democratic nominee with spiritual support to stay strong through arguably one of the more contentious elections in American history.

 

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Feb

2017

UMPH Announces Partnership between Love in a Big World and Project Transformation


Nashville, Tenn.—Love in a Big World, UMPH’s research-based, social-emotional curriculum and character education movement has partnered with Project Transformation (PT), a program founded in 1998 by leaders in the North Texas Conference of The United Methodist Church that provides leadership development and ministry exploration to college-aged young adults who sign on to lead community-oriented after-school and summer day camp opportunities for children and youth from low-income neighborhoods.
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Dec

2016

Cokesbury Launches Christmas Campaign to Help Refugee Crisis

Donates Portion of December Sales


 Nashville, TN (December 8, 2016) – Today our world is witnessing the highest levels of displacement on record with an unprecedented 65.3 million people around the world being forced from their homes, 10 million stateless people denied a nationality and access to basic rights, and nearly 34,000 people forcibly displaced daily due to conflict or persecution in their homeland. In response to this need for help, online Christian retailer Cokesbury.com is taking strides to offer hope to those in crisis.

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Dec

2016

Former UMPH Board Chair Mike Kelley Dies at 84

We are sad to have learned that Edward "Mike" Kelley, Jr died Sunday after a major stroke he suffered days earlier. Mike, past chair of the UMPH Board (2008 - 2012), had not been obviously ill and had been joyfully busy with his usual life of service and learning until the stroke. The funeral service will take place Friday, December 16 at Metropolitan Memorial UMC in Washington, DC. 

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Oct

2016

THE UNITED METHODIST PUBLISHING HOUSE ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH LSC COMMUNICATIONS FOR DISTRIBUTION SERVICES

NASHVILLE, TN – The Board of Directors of The United Methodist Publishing House (UMPH) has announced a partnership with LSC Communications (NYSE: LKSD) for print and digital product distribution. As part of this transition, UMPH will be closing their distribution center at Great Circle Road in Nashville, TN. LSC recently debuted as a standalone public company following the spin-off from R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co.

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