Kenneth H. Carter Jr.

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Kenneth H. Carter Jr. is Resident Bishop of the Florida Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church. He is a moderator of the Commission on a Way Forward and in 2018–2020 will serve as president of the Council of Bishops.
Bishop Carter is the author of ten books, including Pray for Me, A Way of Life in the World, The Gifted Pastor, and Near the Cross. He is a contributor to Feasting on the Word and The Wesley Study Bible. He formerly served as senior pastor of Providence United Methodist Church in Charlotte, North Carolina, where his ministry was described by the American Religious Historian Diana Butler Bass in her Christianity for the Rest of Us, and superintendent of the Smoky Mountain District in Western Northern Carolina, which included seventy churches across seven counties, all in the region of Appalachia. 

Books

Fresh Expressions

Near the Cross Large Print

Converge Bible Studies: Holy Spirit and Community

Finding Our Way

Just in Time! Prayers and Liturgies of Confession and Assurance

Just in Time! Easter Services, Sermons, and Prayers

Just in Time! Baptism Services, Sermons, and Prayers

A Way of Life in the World

The Gifted Pastor