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Author: George Hovaness Donigian

George Hovaness Donigian is ordained in The United Methodist Church and a member of the Virginia Annual Conference who ministers now South Carolina. He is also an editorial consultant with an extensive background in publishing: publisher, creative director, acquisitions editor, and marketer. Donigian developed children’s curriculum resources, including Vacation Bible School and after-school materials, when he worked at the United Methodist Publishing House in Nashville, Tennessee. He became managing editor of Upper Room Books and then moved into trade marketing. After a successful five years in marketing, he missed the editorial side of publishing and became editorial director-publisher of Discipleship Resources, a publishing imprint of the General Board of Discipleship of the United Methodist Church. In 2009 he married Mary Teasley, a clergywoman in South Carolina, and moved to the Palmetto State. Between them, George and Mary have six adult children and four grandchildren. Of Armenian descent, Donigian grew up in the family grocery store in Hopewell, Virginia. He worked an assortment of jobs prior to ordination: a sanitation worker on a garbage truck, a press operator in a sandpaper factory, a newspaper reporter-editor, and musician. He also served as pastor of several United Methodist churches in Virginia. Donigian plays saxophone (soprano, alto, C melody), piano, ocarina, the Armenian duduk, and the dumbeg (Armenian hand drum). Sometimes in church.

A World Worth Saving

A World Worth Saving

Lenten Spiritual Practices for Action

Format: Print Book

God thinks the world is worth saving. When we are close to God, we too will want to save the world. For anyone who dismisses Lent as a seemingly endless time of self-sacrifice and introspection, this 6-week study for Lent offers a breath of fresh ai...

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A World Worth Saving

A World Worth Saving

Lenten Spiritual Practices for Action

Format: EPub

God thinks the world is worth saving. When we are close to God, we too will want to save the world. For anyone who dismisses Lent as a seemingly endless time of self-sacrifice and introspection, this 6-week study for Lent offers a breath of fresh ai...

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A World Worth Saving

A World Worth Saving

Lenten Spiritual Practices for Action

Format: Kindle

God thinks the world is worth saving. When we are close to God, we too will want to save the world. For anyone who dismisses Lent as a seemingly endless time of self-sacrifice and introspection, this 6-week study for Lent offers a breath of fresh ai...

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In Days to Come

In Days to Come

From Advent to Epiphany

Format: Print Book

Many people end their celebration of Christmas on December 25, but George Donigian reminds us that the celebration is only beginning. Donigian offers meditations that begin with Advent and continue through Epiphany (January 6), also known as the 12t...

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In Days to Come

In Days to Come

From Advent to Epiphany

Format: EPub

Many people end their celebration of Christmas on December 25, but George Donigian reminds us that the celebration is only beginning. Donigian offers meditations that begin with Advent and continue through Epiphany (January 6), also known as the 12t...

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In Days to Come

In Days to Come

From Advent to Epiphany

Format: Kindle

Many people end their celebration of Christmas on December 25, but George Donigian reminds us that the celebration is only beginning. Donigian offers meditations that begin with Advent and continue through Epiphany (January 6), also known as the 12t...

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Living Our United Methodist Beliefs

Living Our United Methodist Beliefs

A Leader's Guide for Living Our Beliefs and A Brief History of the United Methodist Church

Format: EPub

What beliefs set United Methodists apart from other denominations? How has Methodism changed since its beginning in the 18th century? Living Our United Methodist Beliefs is the Leader's Guide for a course that will help participants better understan...

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Living Our United Methodist Beliefs

Living Our United Methodist Beliefs

A Leader's Guide for Living Our Beliefs and A Brief History of the United Methodist Church

Format: Print Book

What beliefs set United Methodists apart from other denominations? How has Methodism changed since its beginning in the 18th century? Living Our United Methodist Beliefs is the Leader's Guide for a course that will help participants better understan...

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