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United Methodist Aviation Ministries

United Methodist Aviation Ministries (UMAM) is a ministry of transportation, connection and service to many rural communities in Africa.

Currently, UMAM works out of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) supporting emergency relief efforts, evangelism, education, church and leadership development or other church ministry transportation needs.

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UMAM Projects

Aviation Assistance Program
#14260A - Providing assistance for the United Methodist Aviation Ministries flight programs
Central Congo Wings of Caring
#08595A - Providing transportation support to United Methodist medical, evangelical, and relief outreach
North Katanga Wings of the Morning
#08597A - Meeting critical medical needs through air transportation for the needy in rural areas
Southern Congo Wings of The Morning
#08596A - Reaching remote areas with medical care and support
UMCOR Aviation Project
#3019626 - Replacing and refurbishing aircraft used in UMC ministry and mission

Related News

Blessing of the pilot missionary
Wings of the Morning Blessing
United Methodists Commission New Plane for Ministry in Congo. Watch video and see photo gallery of the blessing and commissioning event.
A Gift of Hope with Wings
Following an outpouring of pennies, dollars, and Congolese Francs, the people of North Katanga are about to receive a gift of hope with wings.
Wings of the Morning Aviation Ministry
Come Fly With Me
Rukang Chikomb directs the S. Congo Wings of the Morning aviation ministry.
connectNmission June 2012
In this month’s connectNmission, read about the missionary pilots of the United Methodist Aviation Ministry.
Gaston Ntambo, a United Methodist missionary
West Ohio Conference Raises $1 Million for Aviation Ministry
"God has got to be super happy," Bishop Bruce Ough said after a miracle offering at the West Ohio Annual Conference.

Wings Newsletter

Read this recent story from Wings of the Morning North Katanga.
Wings North Katanga aviation ministry helps a man get the medical attention he needs.

United Methodist Aviation Ministries (UMAM)

Meet the Pilots

Quigg, Gail
#07995Z - Gail Z. Quigg is a missionary assigned to church aviation ministries.
Chikomb, Rukang
#14959Z - Rukang D. Chikomb is assigned as director of Southern Congo Wings of the Morning, the avia ...
Ntambo, Gaston Nkulu
#14177Z - Gaston Ntambo is a pilot with Wings of the Morning Aviantion Ministry, North Katanga Annua ...
Gabler, Daniel
#12939Z - Daniel Gabler is serving in aviation ministries in the Democratic Republic of Congo. ...
Umembudi, Jacques Akasa
#14020Z - Jacques Umembudi is the program Director for the Wings of Caring Aviation Ministry, D.R. C ...
Quigg, Stephen Paul
#07994Z - Stephen Quigg is the coordinator of Global Ministries-related aviation ministries.

Contact Information

Stephen P. Quigg
squigg@umcmission.org
Read Stephen P. Quigg's biography.

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Download the latest UMAM Newsletter, The United Methodist Flyer. April 2014

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