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Donna Camper, left, and Mitzi Sadler-Thorne were welcomed into the Order of Deaconess Home MIssioners on May 11.
Holston welcomes two new deaconesses

COVID-19 has changed a lot of things and many events have been cancelled. However, it did not stop the United Methodist Women from moving forward and welcoming 32 new Deaconess Home Missioners to the Order. Four deaconess relationships were also ...

Lay Leader Del Holley: 'Choose the path of devotion'

LAKE JUNALUSKA, N.C. (June 10, 2019) -- Del Holley, Holston Conference lay leader, shared the following "Lay Leader's Report" today at the Holston Annual Conference.  Bishop Taylor, lay and clergy members, guests, and friends of Holston Annual ...