from Thriving Rural Communities
Brad Thie, new director of the Thriving Rural Communities Initiative, shares his journey from the business world to the ministry.
The 2013 Convocation & Pastors' School will explore ways Christian communities are breathing new life into the church. Register today.
A new fellowship center at TRC partner church Rhems UMC in New Bern, N.C. will be used to teach dozens of Burmese refugees.
Brad Thie is appointed director of the Thriving Rural Communities initiative, a partnership between Duke Divinity School, The Duke Endowment, and the North Carolina UMC annual conferences.
Rev. Laura Beach, a Thriving Rural Communities fellow and Duke Divinity alumna now serving Longtown UMC in Yadkinville, N.C., describes the richness she finds in rural ministry.