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United Methodist leaders are hosting two denominational town halls August 19 and 26 as part of the "Dismantling Racism: Pressing on to Freedom" initiative.
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Dismantling Racism

'Dismantling Racism: Pressing on to Freedom' Town Hall August Conversations

United Methodist leaders are hosting two denominational town halls August 19 and 26 as part of the "Dismantling Racism: Pressing on to Freedom" initiative.

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Communications

United Methodist Communications Turns 80!

In 2020, United Methodist Communications celebrates 80 years of ministry connecting the denomination through print, digital, video and audio media.

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Congregational Care

Ministering with families in the ongoing pandemic

The Lewis Center for Church Leadership offers suggestions for how congregations can meet the needs of children, youth and families during the pandemic.

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UM Agencies

Agencies provide resources and services that equip local congregations and provide a connection for ministry throughout the world. These organizations can be found at all levels of the connection (churchwide, regional and local).

Bishop Tracy Malone greets Kitete ka Kempa Prosper during a Connectional Table meeting held at United Methodist Discipleship Ministries in Nashville, Tenn., April 2. Photo by Kathleen Barry, UM News.
Stewardship

Your gifts make a difference

United Methodists are connectional. The United Methodist Church's special giving structure ensures your generosity blesses as many people as possible in sustainable, strategic ways.

We respond to crises; we invest — long term — in vulnerable communities; we advocate for justice and peace; we implement effective solutions for diseases and viruses; we equip the next generation to lead the Church. In all of this, we share the good news of Jesus Christ.

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From around the globe
$145M Donated
Shared by generous United Methodists
136 Countries
Came together to give
Stats updated 4/2020

Race Relations

Dismantling Racism

Dismantling Racism: What would John Wesley say to us today?

The Rev. Fred Day III, General Secretary of Archives and History, offers his answer to the question of what John Wesley might say about our work toward dismantling racism.

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Coronavirus

Contents of a "Mac Pac" from Memorial United Methodist delivered to a homebound senior citizen. Courtesy of the Florida Annual Conference.

Congregational Care

'Mac Packs' helps Memorial UMC seniors stay in touch

Memorial UMC helps senior citizens without internet stay connected during COVID-19 by delivering CDs of recorded worship services along with printed materials.

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Digital Ministry

Communications

Local church learning sessions: Technology for worship, small groups and giving

United Methodist Communications offers short learning sessions to support your digital ministry.

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