Staff of United Methodist Communications in Nashville, Tenn., gather for a group photo. 2017 file photo by Mike DuBose, UMCom.

United Methodist Communications

United Methodist Communications (UMCom) provides leadership for the denomination in communication, public relations and promotion of the general funds and worldwide programs of the denomination. It includes The United Methodist Church’s official news gathering and distribution agency and provides The United Methodist Church’s official website,, to serve church members and seekers. UMCom also produces resources and communications-related services and training to support the ministries of clergy and lay leaders in local churches and annual conferences around the world in the field of communications.

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Marketing Your Church

Why your church needs annual conference reports

Reading secondhand reports from Annual Conference may be the ideal sleep aid. Yet, it’s an important event in the life of the church. Get inspiring tips on sharing the news without putting members to sleep.

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Marketing Your Church

Q & A: Why the church needs marketing

UMCom's chief marketing officer discusses why the church needs marketing, how advertising helps local churches and why you may soon see The United Methodist Church on Roku or Apple TV.

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Peace with Justice Sunday resources

Advocating for justice and peace is part of our DNA as United Methodists. These worship and social media resources will help you educate your congregation about this important offering.

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How a small church can build a big marketing plan

Learn how small churches with limited resources can dream big and achieve their goals for local visibility.

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Messaging system connects United Methodists in Africa

Communicators in Africa are using text alerts as a tool for evangelism and to share news of The United Methodist Church. The UMConnect group messaging system also is being used to promote better health in the community. 

UMConnect, a program of United Methodist Communications, was established to enable central conference communicators to relay messages from bishops or other church leaders to congregants.

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Contact Information

Address: 810 12th Avenue South, Nashville, TN, 37203 | Mailing Address: P.O. Box 320, Nashville, TN 37202-0320  | Phone: 1-888-346-3862

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