Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

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United Methodist Missionaries--from everywhere to everywhere!

In more than 60 countries around the world, United Methodist missionaries come from many places and backgrounds and witness and serve in dramatically different locales and cultures.

They engage in a range of activities and professions including pastors, educators, congregational and leadership developers, regional coordinators for UMCOR, agriculturalists, health coordinators, and doctors.

Ways you can help support United Methodist Missionaries:


  1. Learn about our missionaries and how they live faith through their remarkable work. Choose a missionary's name below to visit his/her bio.
  2. Pray for them and their ministry.
  3. Share news of United Methodist missionaries at your church. Use these featured resources to help.
  4. Give to missionaries serving around the world.
  5. Support a specific missionary by selecting a name from the drop-down list.
  6. Partner with a missionary through a Covenant Relationship.
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Six new missionaries for service in Latin America and two for worldwide young adult work were commissioned at the opening worship service of Global Ministries’ board of directors meeting.
United Methodist Church Sends Eight New Missionaries
Six new missionaries for service in Latin America and two for worldwide young adult work were commissioned at the opening worship service of Global Ministries’ board of directors meeting.
Missionaries to be Commissioned at Opening of Directors Meeting
On October 1, United Methodist missionaries will be commissioned during the opening worship service of the semiannual meeting of the board of directors of Global Ministries.
Generation to Generation
The Northwest Detroit Flood Recovery Project recently welcomed the third Global Mission Fellow to the city.
Retired Missionaries Recognized for Peace Efforts
Retired United Methodist missionaries who served faithfully for more than 40 years in Algeria receive the World Methodist Peace Award of the World Methodist Council.
(Right) Rebecca Asedillo, executive for Global Ministries Mission and Evangelism unit, joins Asia-Pacific missionaries and their families in a dance during one of the sessions.
Missionaries Across the Asia-Pacific Region Gather in Japan
Twenty missionaries serving in the Asia-Pacific region and their families gathered this month in Hiroshima, Japan, to connect and foster a team presence.
United Methodist missionaries prepare to answer their call after blessing ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee.
United Methodist Missionaries Receive Blessing for Service
United Methodist missionaries prepare to answer their call after blessing ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Service for the Commissioning and Sending of Missionaries

Portland, Oregon 
May 19, 2016, at 8:00 a.m. 
More information to follow