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

Church agencies stress results, partnerships
16 Feb 2018
The heads of Global Ministries, Discipleship and Higher Education and Ministry sat down with United Methodist News Service to review their 2017 work a ...
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Working for an HIV-free generation, one decision at a time
15 Feb 2018
In Zambia, HIV-positive mothers like Miriam and their children have hope, thanks to Bwafwano Care Providers and funding support from Global Ministries ...
Lent as Joyful Preparation
14 Feb 2018
The sanctuary at the global mission headquarters of The United Methodist Church was the setting for an Ash Wednesday/Valentine Day service of worship. ...
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Asia Mission Summit encourages, enriches partnership
5 Feb 2018
Global Ministries hosted the Asia Mission Summit where United Methodists gathered to celebrate and imagine the future for the church’s mission initiat ...
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Preventing substance abuse among Brazil’s youth
25 Jan 2018
The Methodist Church of Brazil and other faith communities open their doors to host Shade and Fresh Water programs, with the support of church members ...
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EarthKeepers Commissioned via Virtual Service
24 Jan 2018
In the first event of its kind, Global Ministries and the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) commissioned a class of EarthKeepers—United Met ...
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
18 Jan 2018
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity – January 18-25, 2018
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Human Relations Day
12 Jan 2018
We have assembled a collection of resources that you can download to promote this Special Sunday in your church on Sunday, January 14, 2018.
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Prayers for the safety steadfastness of Middle Eastern Christians on Orthodox Christmas
4 Jan 2018
Prayers for the safety steadfastness of Middle Eastern Christians on Orthodox Christmas
A Call to Service
30 Dec 2017
Tre Kumugo and Isaac Dunn make connections in new communities as US-2 Global Mission Fellows.
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US-2 GMFs Discover New Strengths in Service
30 Dec 2017
Tre Kumugo and Isaac Dunn make connections in new communities as US-2 Global Mission Fellows.
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Seek the Peace and Prosperity of the City
23 Dec 2017
Community health fairs, blood drives, First-Aid, help with parenting, Bible study—Church and Community Worker Earnestine Varnado reveals what drew her ...


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