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

At Long Last - A Mother’s Day Reunion
10 May 2017
Rocio recounts the years away from her mother, and reconnecting with her through the help of Justice for Our Neighbors (JFON), a United Methodist immi ...
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United Methodism in the United Arab Emirates: A Firsthand Report
10 May 2017
Witness to faith in Jesus Christ takes many forms and can be found in unexpected places...
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"How Beautiful are the feet...."
9 May 2017
Four bishops from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) joined staff members from Global Ministries, in washing the feet of 17 new missionaries at th ...
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UMCOR International Development
9 May 2017
Javed Sheikh, UMCOR’s interim director for International Programs, summarizes some of the most recent activities of UMCOR’s five country offices.

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