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

Humanitarian agencies condemn attack at Pittsburgh synagogue
1 Nov 2018
Global Ministries is among 74 faith-based and humanitarian organizations condemning the Oct. 27 massacre at the Tree of Life Synagogue.
Global Mission Fellows reunite in Nome
30 Oct 2018
For three decades, a community in Alaska has connected young adults in service and shown them the power of place.
United Methodists Call for Immediate Release of Missionaries
25 Jun 2018
United Methodists Call for Immediate Release of Missionaries Being Held by Republic of the Philippines | Take Action Today!
25 Jun 2018
After seven weeks of detention Global Ministries and the Council of Bishops call on the government of the Philippines to immediately release Tawanda C ...
Justice, mercy, and equality for all
12 Apr 2018
Global Ministries and UMCOR staff and board members will commemorate King’s legacy during this year’s spring board meeting.
Statement on U.S. Jerusalem Embassy Decision
7 Dec 2017
The decision by the President of the United States to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move the US embassy there goes against 70 years ...

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