Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

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Read about the work of Global Ministries, including missionaries, UMCOR, volunteers, partnerships, young adult programs, The Advance, human rights, and peace and justice issues throughout the world.

 

Recent News and Stories

Disaster risk reduction saves lives and money.
Disaster Risk Reduction, a Good Investment
21 May 2015
Disaster risk reduction saves lives and money.
Celeste Caton serves the evening meal at the Salvation army Shelter in Tijuana, México.
The Salvation Army Shelter for Men: El Ejército de Salvación
21 May 2015
Celeste Caton, Global Mission Fellow, shares about her work and the men that pass through the shelter she serves in Tijuana, México.
Celeste Caton (center) with her mother (left), father, and brother.
Life Lessons and Love from Family
19 May 2015
Global Mission Fellow Celeste Caton shares a life lesson about the privilege and ease of seeing her family in comparison to migrants in Mexico who are ...
UMCOR and Partners Supply Basic Needs to Families in Syria and Iraq
19 May 2015
UMCOR and partners provide relief to displaced families in Syria and Iraq due to the continuing crisis there.
The UMC cooperates with the Methodist Church of Mexico to accompany migrants across Mexico, providing to their needs along the way.
The Church Extends its Hands to Migrants in Mexico
19 May 2015
The UMC cooperates with the Methodist Church of Mexico to accompany migrants across Mexico, providing to their needs along the way.
United Methodist missionaries prepare to answer their call after blessing ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee.
United Methodist Missionaries Receive Blessing for Service
14 May 2015
United Methodist missionaries prepare to answer their call after blessing ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee.
Global Ministries Missionary Nkemba Ndjungu serving in Cameroon shares how Jerusalem UMC embraced the In Mission Together 50/50 concept.
Cameroon Church Takes Care of its Own
14 May 2015
Global Ministries Missionary Nkemba Ndjungu serving in Cameroon shares how Jerusalem UMC embraced the In Mission Together 50/50 concept.
UMCOR continues aid for U.S. tornado damage
14 May 2015
UMCOR responds to an EF-2 tornado which struck Nashville, Arkansas, and provides assistance for Texas tornado damage.
 Enough food—and a sense of trust.
Mothers Are Vital to DRC Food Security
14 May 2015
Enough food—and a sense of trust.
Methodism in Latin America took root through different paths at different times. Today, Methodists are present in almost all Latin American countries.
Methodism in Latin America and the Caribbean
12 May 2015
Methodism in Latin America took root through different paths at different times. Today, Methodists are present in almost all Latin American countries. ...
U.S. Tornado Losses Include Two from Texas Church
12 May 2015
Twisters in Van, Texas, cause damage and takes the lives of United Methodists David and Brenda Tapley.
UMCOR supports on-the-ground partners in Nepal who can provide quick-acting assistance for earthquake survivors.
UMCOR Ramps Up its Nepal Response Through Partners
8 May 2015
UMCOR supports on-the-ground partners in Nepal who can provide quick-acting assistance for earthquake survivors.


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