Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

  • Mission Giving in 2017 - Wondering how much United Methodists gave to support missionaries, or UMCOR disaster response, or mission initiatives last year? Here is a graphic breakdown on donors and giving from the Spring 2018 issue of New World Outlook magazine.
  • Dipping—More Than Just a Plunge - International development can mean all kinds of projects depending on the situation, like a quick, safe way to give a cow a bath in Zimbabwe.
  • Disaster Response Coordinators Go Global - Disaster Response training is a familiar concept for U.S. annual conferences. UMCOR International Disaster Response has introduced a pilot project with similar goals but different components in a global context.
  • Giving that transforms lives - Estate and planned giving can continue a legacy of commitment to the mission of The United Methodist Church. Tom Farley, Global Ministries’ development director, looks at different ways to give.
  • Journey of a Bucket - The UMCOR Depot in Louisiana sent out more than 31,000 flood kits last year and more through the first five months of 2018. How do United Methodists mobilize for such a task? Here’s the story.