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Read news and stories of the work of Global Ministries, including missionaries, UMCOR, volunteers, partnerships, covenant relationships, The Advance, human rights, and peace and justice throughout the world.

Recent News and Stories

US-2: Spiritual and Vocational Discernment
29 Jan 2015
A look at the affiliate model of the US-2 young adult missionary program.
A five-year collaboration in Democratic Republic of Congo is yielding improved health and healthcare.
DRC: Solid Improvements in Health
29 Jan 2015
A five-year collaboration in Democratic Republic of Congo is yielding improved health and healthcare.
After the end of WWII, UMCOR’s war relief continued. Read through the 1950 and 1960 decades in celebration of UMCOR’s 75-year anniversary.
UMCOR 75th Anniversary: The 1950s and 1960s
29 Jan 2015
After the end of WWII, UMCOR’s war relief continued. Read through the 1950 and 1960 decades in celebration of UMCOR’s 75-year anniversary.
The first of a two-part series that takes a holistic look at the US-2 program.
US-2: Spiritual and Vocational Discernment
29 Jan 2015
The first of a two-part series that takes a holistic look at the US-2 program.
Philippines: ‘Build Back Better’ Works
28 Jan 2015
Post-Haiyan homes weather two storms.
Mission Service Opportunities for Generation Transformation
Young Adult Mission Opportunities Available Now
26 Jan 2015
Apply now! Applications are being accepted for young adult mission opportunities.
Global Ministries Mission Intern Katelyn Davis offers 11 ways to reduce waste.
11 Ways to Creation Care
26 Jan 2015
Global Ministries Mission Intern Katelyn Davis offers 11 ways to reduce waste.
WCC Statement of Concern Over Recent Protests in the DRC
23 Jan 2015
Global Ministries joins the WCC in prayers for peace and a fair election process. The DRC has the largest UMC presence in Africa.
From waste to clean water: a Colorado church responds to the worldwide water crisis.
Together, We “CAN” Change the World!
22 Jan 2015
From waste to clean water: a Colorado church responds to the worldwide water crisis.
Ideas for Lent and world prayer using beautiful fabric.
Praying with the World through Banners
20 Jan 2015
Ideas for Lent and world prayer using beautiful fabric.
Churches Open Hearts in Detroit
20 Jan 2015
Help break the silence of flood survivors in Detroit.
A look at UMCOR’s beginnings in the 1940s.
75 Years with UMCOR: The 1940’s
20 Jan 2015
A look at UMCOR’s beginnings in the 1940s.
 


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