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

UMCOR and partner work to help Serbia reduce its future vulnerability to flooding.
Serbia: Reducing Risk and Building Resilience
11 Feb 2016
UMCOR and partner work to help Serbia reduce its future vulnerability to flooding.
Christina Kim and Danny Umba Kalangwa
Following a Calling
11 Feb 2016
When following God’s call, the fruit of ministry can often be unpredictable.
From South Korea to Tanzania, the Rev. Young Seon “Christina” Kim works to develop a new youth ministry program with United Methodists in Tanzania.
Next Generation Ministries in Tanzania
10 Feb 2016
From South Korea to Tanzania, the Rev. Young Seon “Christina” Kim works to develop a new youth ministry program with United Methodists in Tanzania.
UMCOR Trainings Are a Staple for Disaster Recovery
10 Feb 2016
What you need to know about UMCOR disaster response training.
UMCOR and International Blue Crescent help meet the needs of populations uprooted by conflict in Iraq.
Iraq: Food for Uprooted Families
4 Feb 2016
UMCOR and International Blue Crescent help meet the needs of populations uprooted by conflict in Iraq.
Prayers Answered After Disaster
2 Feb 2016
After widespread floods and tornadoes in the U.S., UMCOR’s response is more than statistics, it’s personal.
Missionary Innocent P. Afful describes his work with the Heart and Hands of Christ orphanage in Kinshasa, DR Congo.
The Heart and Hands of Christ
2 Feb 2016
Missionary Innocent P. Afful describes his work with the Heart and Hands of Christ orphanage in Kinshasa, DR Congo.
Francine helps a child with school work in the Ministry for Young Girls.
Ministry for Young Girls
1 Feb 2016
Empowering young girls in crisis in Côte d’Ivoire.
A Call for Prayer for Peace in Syria
1 Feb 2016
Global Ministries leader urges prayer for Syria peace negotiations.
In Nicaragua, local health promoters are empowered to address community health, food security, and disaster prevention and mitigation.
Nicaragua: Improving Quality of Life
29 Jan 2016
In Nicaragua, local health promoters are empowered to address community health, food security, and disaster prevention and mitigation.
Ghana Training Promotes Food Security
28 Jan 2016
Empowering communities in Ghana to become self-sufficient, as they address malnutrition, alleviate poverty, and strengthen their resources
Reaching unreached people groups in Côte d’Ivoire through church planting and evangelism.
Churches That Plant Churches
26 Jan 2016
Reaching unreached people groups in Côte d’Ivoire through church planting and evangelism.


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