Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

  • Mission-Founded and Mission-Serving in Hawaii - Aiea UMC began as a mission outreach with sugarcane workers by the Japanese Methodist Church in Honolulu. The congregation thrives today in joyful mission service.
  • Sharing Your Mission at Rolling Hills UMC - Debra Matthews Shrader, co-chair of missions at Rolling Hills UMC in California, considers the church’s care and support of missionaries and other ways the church engages in mission, locally and globally.
  • UMCOR: International Disaster Response - Internationally, UMCOR responded to disasters in 22 countries outside the U.S. last year. Aurelio Gomes describes the international response process.
  • UMCOR: Supporting Our Partners - Using a holistic approach to disaster response, UMCOR recognizes survivors as creative partners in their own recovery.