Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

Global Praise

Global Praise: Singing the Church Together

Global Praise gathers, receives, and shares the songs of the people called Methodists and other Christians around the world.

The Global Praise ministry includes:

  • Learning, Listening, & Gathering – through participation in global events and consultations, the collection of recorded and printed resources, immersion experiences in local settings, and through dialogue with musicians and pastors from around the world.
  • Sharing , Teaching, & Leading – through workshop leadership/sponsorship, leadership in worship experiences, and consultations.
  • Resources – publication of print, web-based, and recorded resources to engage God's people in multicultural worship.

Featured Resources from Global Praise

Global Praise 3   Songs of the poor   Beams of Heaven  black and white profile portrait of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Featured Stories

Ideas for Lent and world prayer using beautiful fabric.
Praying with the World through Banners
Ideas for Lent and world prayer using beautiful fabric.
Raising Awareness Through Global Song
Song suggestions from Global Praise for several different countries with lessons for congregational singing.
Advent Wreath Lighting Devotion 2009
Advent devotions for 4 Sundays in Advent and Christmas Eve
Advent Wreath Lighting Liturgy 2011
Advent and Christmas devotions for 2011 with information about advent wreaths and a Senegalese hymn.
Sing the World Round at Christmas
Global songs for Christmas include the French song "Glorie à Dieu" and a song in a language spoken in southern Mozambique.

Contact Information:

Global Praise
475 Ponce de Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308

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Worshiping Together: From Everywhere to Everywhere

This collection of worship resources, offered as gifts from missionaries and others serving with the General Board of Global Ministries can be used in corporate and personal worship.
Download Worshiping Together: From Everywhere to Everywhere (pdf).