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The Call

Vol. E17, Number 3

updated: February 20, 2017

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February 20, 2017

Pastor assures immigrants, 'You don't have to live in fear'

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 19, 2016) -- The chapel at St. John United Methodist Church was packed last Wednesday night. The faces of people from ...

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Pastor assures immigrants, 'You don't have to live in fear'

MARYVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 19, 2016) -- The chapel at St. John United Methodist Church was packed last Wednesday night. The faces of people from at least five Spanish-speaking nations showed stress, strain, concern -- and perhaps weariness from a long day’s work. However, on this night, the church was a place of safety and reassurance. After the free community dinner that happens every Wednesday evening at St. John, the Rev. Daniel Castillo led a 75-minute session on immigrant rights. “Do not sign anything,” Castillo said in Spanish. “Do not say anything … Ask for a lawyer.” At a time when ... Read more

See our Feb. 20 email edition

This link will lead you to complete stories and other information in the February 20, 2017, email edition of The Call. Read more

Executive Director wanted for Camp and Retreat Ministries

ALCOA, Tenn. (Feb. 13, 2017) -- The Holston Conference United Methodist Camp & Retreat Ministries announces a search for an Executive Director. Job responsibilities include: oversight of ministry design and ... Read more

New way to get the news: Podcast launched at #holstonconvo17

Feb. 22 update: See completed podcasts (6). PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Feb. 19, 2017) -- Holston pastors will have a new way of keeping up with news from The Call through ... Read more

Convocation coverage: Podcasts and videos

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2017) -- Convocation, Holston's annual continuing-education for clergy, concludes later today at Music Road Convention Center. Podcast coverage includes pre-interviews with organizers and speakers. Also, ... Read more