Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

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Recent News and Stories

One Great Hour of Sharing is March 15
3 Mar 2015
Out of the headlines — in UMCOR’s care.
UMCOR remains constant and relevant in a changing world.
Faith-Based Relief in the 21st Century: How UMCOR Continues to Make a Difference
3 Mar 2015
UMCOR remains constant and relevant in a changing world.
Global Ministries brings together evangelists from 28 African countries to take the lead in bringing a holistic approach to mission.
Africa University Summit Brings Evangelists Together
3 Mar 2015
Global Ministries brings together evangelists from 28 African countries to take the lead in bringing a holistic approach to mission.
WSCF Assembly in Colombia Seeks Better Understandings of Justice and Peace
3 Mar 2015
United Methodists are among those gathered through March 5 for the 35th General Assembly of the World Student Christian Federation.
Dollars in the Plate Save Lives in Africa
27 Feb 2015
Gifts to Imagine No Malaria do far more than purchase bed nets.
The West Ohio Vietnam Leadership team takes steps toward supporting and equipping the Vietnam Methodist Church.
Moving the Vietnam Mission Forward
26 Feb 2015
The West Ohio Vietnam Leadership team takes steps toward supporting and equipping the Vietnam Methodist Church.
Prayers for Abducted Missionary in Nigeria
26 Feb 2015
Bishop Ivan Abrahams, General Secretary for the World Methodist Council, encourages prayer for the ‘safe and secure release’ of Rev. Phyllis Sortor.
Global Mission Fellows class of 2014.
Global Mission Fellows Applications due March 31
25 Feb 2015
Apply now for a life-changing young adult mission opportunity!
Prayers of Solidarity for Abducted Missionary
25 Feb 2015
Global Ministries offers prayers for the safe return of the Rev. Phyllis Sortor, a Free Methodist Church missionary.
UMCOR responds to multiple disasters and prepares for future transition.
UMCOR 75th Anniversary: The Current Decade (2011 to 2014)
24 Feb 2015
UMCOR responds to multiple disasters and prepares for future transition.
UMCOR will mark One Great Hour of Sharing Sunday with a service of celebration at the New Jersey church where it was founded in 1940.
UMCOR Marks Special Sunday and its 75th Anniversary at Historic Church
19 Feb 2015
UMCOR will mark One Great Hour of Sharing Sunday with a service of celebration at the New Jersey church where it was founded in 1940.
WCC Letter to Pope Tawadros II of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Egypt
17 Feb 2015
Global Ministries joins the World Council of Churches in mourning the killing of Egyptian Christians and asks for prayers for the families of the 21 y ...


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