Introducing Tyrus B. Sturgis

Introducing Tyrus B. Sturgis

Here is your chance to get to know one of our newest UMAC leadership team members, Tyrus B. Sturgis. Tyrus is the director of leader communications with United Methodist Communications. Licensed to practice law in Alabama and Tennessee, Tyrus serves by telling the...
My call: Cathy Bruce

My call: Cathy Bruce

Sometimes, the path that you had intended to follow isn’t what God had planned for you. In Cathy Bruce’s case, this was a great opportunity to still follow her passions, but do it in a bit of a different style. Cathy, the associate director of connectional ministries...
Honoring our history while leading through change

Honoring our history while leading through change

by Christie R. House Members attending the annual meeting of the United Methodist Association of Communicators Philadelphia took to the road March 9—a short distance down South Broad Street—to the historic Tindley Temple United Methodist Church. Members of the African...
Our Mission Forward

Our Mission Forward

Our Mission Forward: Practical and inspirational, Mulenga and Bigham-Tsai share insights on how we communicate our mission forward at UMAC 2018. by Sybil Davidson On March 9, the Rev. Kennetha Bigham-Tsai, chief connectional officer for the Connectional Table, and...
Len Wilson: Creating messages that stick

Len Wilson: Creating messages that stick

by Annette Spence The best messages aren’t just “liked,” and they’re certainly not ignored. The best messages are shared. Speaking to United Methodist Association of Communicators gathered for an annual meeting in March in Philadelphia, Len Wilson drew on John...
Advocacy panel: Change happens through focus on people

Advocacy panel: Change happens through focus on people

by Jessica Brodie Communicators from across The United Methodist Church gathered in the historic sanctuary of Arch Street United Methodist Church March 8 for a panel discussion on Communicating Change Through Advocacy, part of the 2018 United Methodist Association of...