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Leaders

Welcome to ResourceUMC.org, the online destination for leaders throughout The United Methodist Church. Visit often to find ideas and information to inspire United Methodist leaders throughout the connection.

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Committed to The UMC

Committed to The UMC

Members caught in disaffiliation votes will find comfort and resources as they stay committed to The UMC.

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#BeUMC discussion guide

Use with small groups to learn more about the campaign’s four key messaging themes and how they celebrate our identity as United Methodists.

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History

John Wesley sermons

John Wesley was prolific writer and amazing preacher. ResourceUMC has his sermons indexed by number, title and scriptural reference. Read the words of Methodism's founder.

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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).

The United Methodist Church’s special giving structure ensures your generosity blesses as many people as possible in sustainable, strategic ways.   You are the piece that enables us to meet the needs of ALL God’s people – together. Photo by Sigmund, Unsplash.com.
Stewardship

YOU are the connection

United Methodists are connectional. We exercise this when we give beyond our local church and local community needs through our connectional system.

Connectional giving — all of us giving together — is fuel for ministry. The United Methodist Church’s special giving structure ensures your generosity blesses as many people as possible in sustainable, strategic ways.

You are the piece that enables us to meet the needs of ALL God’s people — together.

Updated 01/31/2023

Race Relations

The “What Is?” series from the General Commission on Religion and Race offers this compilation of concise definitions, examples and Biblical/theological foundations to create common vocabulary for Christians as we engage in anti-racism work.

Advocating for Justice

GCORR's 'What is?' series

The General Commission on Religion and Race's "What Is?” series offers concise definitions, examples and Biblical/theological foundations to create common vocabulary for Christians engaging in anti-racism work.

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Lent

Diversity and Inclusiveness

Imago Dei - A Lenten Bible Study of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The Imago Dei (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion) Lenten Bible Study is a 5-week study written in the style of Lectio Divina presented by the General Commission on Religion and Race.

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BeUMC

We are the church. Together. Let's #BeUMC.

Our People

We are the church. Together. Let's #BeUMC.

Watch this video to be reminded of why you chose to #BeUMC and to see how you are a vital part of The United Methodist Church’s continuing mission and ministry around the world.

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