OPENING IN WDS

The Belmont Weekday School is a Tennessee 3-Star organization, licensed by the State of Tennessee. Please submit a cover letter and resume, via email, to the Director, Jean Voorhees.

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A MESSAGE FROM SENIOR PASTOR PAUL PURDUE

Right now our hearts range from breaking to furious. We lament in uncertainty. No matter our emotional state or the unfolding information, Belmont UMC’s resolve is fixed. We must be who God has called us to be as reflected in our welcome statement. No matter Belmont’s path, we must bear witness to the ways our denomination has done harm by …

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BELMONT UMC RESPONDS TO ACTIONS OF GENERAL CONFERENCE 2019

Although we are still reviewing the full implications of what transpired, we believe that the actions of the United Methodist General Conference in St. Louis, Missouri  are incompatible with Belmont UMC’s mission and the Gospel. Frankly, we like many church leaders, are utterly stunned and deeply saddened as we share the hurt, anger and sorrow that many are feeling. Belmont …

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MOVING FORWARD

Dear Belmont Friends, As the General Conference of the United Methodist Church was concluding, our executive committee gathered Tuesday night at Belmont to begin discerning how to respond to the actions taken in Saint Louis.  Although we are still reviewing the full implications of what transpired, we believe that the Traditional Plan is incompatible with Belmont’s mission, our Welcoming Statement …

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Eakin Food Drive

More than 30 percent of the children who attend Eakin Elementary, just a few blocks from Belmont UMC, live at or below the poverty line. Teachers there have created a food pantry to help address this need. They slip granola bars into backpacks and distribute groceries to families throughout the school year, on snow days and during the summer. Belmont …

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WELCOME MINISTRY

Do you remember your first experience of coming to Belmont United Methodist Church? Did someone invite you; did you come on your own? Were you greeted and guided to a class, a group, or worship; or did you have to find your own way? Why did you return? Belmont UMC is known to be a friendly and welcoming congregation, but …

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“REVERSE PARKING” IS COMING TO ACKLEN AVENUE

From Councilwoman Burkley Allen: You may have noticed that Acklen Avenue in Hillsboro Village has been graded in preparation for repaving and new road markings. As Public Works restripes the angled parking, they will be turning the direction of the angled parking from “back-out” to “back-in”. This is a much safer configuration that will provide the same amount of parking, …

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CONNECT TO BELMONT THROUGH REALM!

Our sister United Methodist Women (UMW) group at Belle Meade UMC is hosting an Appalachian Craft Fair in its Fellowship Hall (121 Davidson Rd.) on Saturday, September 29, from 9:00am-2:00pm in cooperation with Red Bird Mission, a UMC mission begun in 1921 which provides schooling, housing improvement, and aid in selling crafts to about 100 artisans within an 80-mile radius. …

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