Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

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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

Cuban missionary helps rebuild the Quéssua Mission Station in East Angola through his service as professor of theology, and in reestablishing ministry and relationships.
Trusting in God
26 Jul 2016
Cuban missionary helps rebuild the Quéssua Mission Station in East Angola through his service as professor of theology, and in reestablishing ministry ...
Kingdom House CDF Freedom School students.
connectNmission July 2016 Issue 15
21 Jul 2016
Summer Education Boosts Learning; Media: Creating Sustainability in Senegal; and Upcoming Events
Global Mission Fellow Severin Pelekara with children from the Shade and Fresh Water in Brazil.
A Call to Serve Youth
21 Jul 2016
A Global Mission Fellow from the CAR and the DR Congo serves youth in the Shade and Fresh Water Project of Brazil.
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David Makobo N'shikala
21 Jul 2016
Missionary David Makobo N'shikala from the Democratic Republic of Congo serves as an agriculturalist with the Senegal United Methodist Mission, based ...
South Sudan on Brink of Major Humanitarian Crisis, Church Leaders Report
20 Jul 2016
With increasing violence and growing crowds of people seeking protection, urgent action and support from the ecumenical community is needed in South S ...
The story of the founding of Global Ministries newest mission initiative—the UMC in the CAR.
The United Methodist Church in the Central African Republic
20 Jul 2016
The story of the founding of Global Ministries newest mission initiative—the UMC in the CAR.
For Case Managers, Every Person Matters
19 Jul 2016
Disaster case management is a holistic plan for recovery that addresses physical, emotional, and spiritual needs.
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School of Congregational Development
15 Jul 2016
The School of Congregational Development is a premier event for equipping conference leaders, clergy, and laity to lead vital, dynamic, life-changing ...
Surviving an airport bombing and searching for hope
14 Jul 2016
Thomas Kemper, general secretary of Global Ministries, encourages faith leaders around the world to stand together for our common humanity after his p ...
Miles of walls and settlement housing rise up, surrounding the Wadi Foquin valley.
Surprised in Mission by the Spirit
14 Jul 2016
General Secretary Thomas Kemper reflects on General Conference and its concern for a small Palestinian village, Wadi Foquin, where Global Ministries g ...
Mission agency continues transition to Atlanta
12 Jul 2016
As the United Methodist Board of Global Ministries finishes renovation work on its new U.S. headquarters in Atlanta, its New York offices will remain ...
Global Ministries’ new director of the Global Mission Connections unit, the Rev. Dr. Mande Muyombo, describes the agency’s shift to a regional structure.
No Periphery, No Center: A Regional Approach to Mission
12 Jul 2016
Global Ministries’ new director of the Global Mission Connections unit, the Rev. Dr. Mande Muyombo, describes the agency’s shift to a regional structu ...


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