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Recent News and Stories

UMCOR is part of a whole-Church effort to respond to the humanitarian crisis at the U.S. border.
Many Help Care for Migrant Children
16 Sep 2014
UMCOR is part of a whole-Church effort to respond to the humanitarian crisis at the U.S. border.
Wadi Foquin in Annexation Area
15 Sep 2014
The community development project is an Advance project located in an area being affected by Israeli government confiscation.
A Pakistani couple’s faith in God and commitment to human rights, despite a great personal cost, is lifted up by Thomas Kemper in his latest column.
True Acts of Trust and Reconciliation
15 Sep 2014
A Pakistani couple’s faith in God and commitment to human rights, despite a great personal cost, is lifted up by Thomas Kemper in his latest column.
This week 23 United Methodist Missionaries from Southeast Asia gather in Chiang Mai, Thailand, for fellowship, spiritual renewal and training.
Missionaries Connect at the Southeast and Central Asia Regional Missionary Gathering
15 Sep 2014
This week 23 United Methodist Missionaries from Southeast Asia gather in Chiang Mai, Thailand, for fellowship, spiritual renewal and training.
Bishop and other church leaders visiting the East Congo Episcopal Area witness remarkable growth and rebuilding in the first two years since it became a separate episcopal area of the central conference.
“Aksanti Sana” to and from East Congo United Methodists
15 Sep 2014
Bishop and other church leaders visiting the East Congo Episcopal Area witness remarkable growth and rebuilding in the first two years since it became ...
Thomas Kemper Reflects on Bishop Martin McLee
15 Sep 2014
Bishop McLee spoke at a 2012 missionary commissioning service. Watch his inspirational speech.
Sierra Leone Health Workers Receiving Support
12 Sep 2014
Sierra Leone Annual Conference steps up efforts to support health workers caring for Ebola patients.
Operation Provide Hope Completes Its Mission
11 Sep 2014
A veterans’ hospital in Tblisi, Georgia, was one beneficiary of a decades-long medical commodities program.
Sweet Gratitude from Armenia
11 Sep 2014
Thanks to UMCOR and FRB partnership, farmers in Armenia gain new skills for greater food security.
UMCOR is working with the United Methodist Church of Eurasia to provide emergency support for Ukrainians displaced by conflict.
Ukraine: Support for the Uprooted
9 Sep 2014
UMCOR is working with the United Methodist Church of Eurasia to provide emergency support for Ukrainians displaced by conflict.
In August, members of Eurasian United Methodist Churches gathered to celebrate history and rebirth.
United Methodists Gather in Russia to Celebrate Rebirth of Movement in Eurasia
8 Sep 2014
In August, members of Eurasian United Methodist Churches gathered to celebrate history and rebirth.
Reverand Priscilla Legay Jaiah is serving as a missionary in her home country of Liberia
Mission Minute: Priscilla Legay Jaiah
5 Sep 2014
A missionary in her home country of Liberia and Principle of the United Methodist School in Ganta shares her thoughts on mission.

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