Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

Legal: Copyright, Reproduction Rights

Reproduction of Content and Images

Most of the content on the General Board of Global Ministries' website can be reproduced giving credit to Global Ministries and listing its web address Reproduction of photographs is more limited.

All photographs, unless otherwise noted, are copyright © The General Board of Global Ministries. United Methodist News Service has a photo gallery.

Please do not reproduce other photos without permission of the copyright owner. For example, Reuters photos must not be reproduced without permission from Reuters.

The Cross and Flame is a registered trademark, and the use is supervised by the General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA) of The United Methodist Church. Permission to use the Cross and Flame must be obtained from the GCFA, Attn: Legal Department, Post Office Box 340029, Nashville, TN 37203-0029; phone 615-369-2334; fax 615-369-2330.

Biblical Quotations

All biblical quotations, unless otherwise noted, are from the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) of the Bible, copyright © 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission.

Global Praise Music

Global Praise is a participant in It is very cost effective to purchase an Annual License or a single use license. Go to the website to confirm the song you are using is covered. For additional information about music copyrights held by Global Praise or GBGMusik, please email