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Remembering Theressa Hoover, woman of firsts
Trailblazing African-American female became a top executive in the denomination and a mentor who was “larger than life…gentle as a dove.” Read More
Quad Training Is Around The Corner!
The General Council on Finance and Administration is excited to host Quadrennial Training at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville. Quadrennial Training will be a prime time to connect with other leaders within the United Methodist connection, engage with keynote speakers during plenary sessions, and return to your annual conference prepared... Read More
Chuck Knows Church: Annual Conferences
What is a church annual conference and who are the members? What about a General conference? Chuck Knows Church decodes the United Methodist Church structure. Read More
Apportionment Thank You
Thank You for Your Gifts!
Together we can do so much more than on our own. This idea is embedded in our connectional United Methodist Church. And, our connectional giving in support of the apportioned and designated funds is an example of how we live out... Read More
Profile from the Philippines: Framer Mella
This United Methodist leader believes the church can be a catalyst to provide education and a way out of poverty. View
What the church can learn from football stars
The U.S. Super Bowl is almost here. What do winners on the field do that could inspire people in the pews? Read More
Nashville Agencies Host Nordic-Baltic Area Cabinet
On January 5, the General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA) was one of several agencies that hosted the Nordic and Baltic Area Cabinets. The group, headed by Bishop Christian Alsted, visited with the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry (GBHEM), Discipleship Ministries (GBOD), the United Methodist Publishing... Read More
Bias, board agreed he should leave church agency
No explanation for top executive's exit, but board president says no `wrongdoing’ was involved. Read More
United Methodist bishops assemble for learning retreat
The residential bishops of The United Methodist Church will meet November 1-5 at Lake Junaluska, N.C. for a learning retreat. Read More
Who guides the pastors we turn to for guidance?
We look to our leaders for spiritual advice but who advises them? For Pastor Appreciation Month, clergy talk about mentors who changed their lives. Read More
Clergy ties help Alabama pastors address tragedy
Relationships across Wesleyan groups help the Revs. Lawton Bryan and David Saliba as they offer consolation, hope Read More
Kid Power Fuels Mission Mania
"And a little child shall lead them." Visit a vital congregation where young people pick the ways they will change the world. View
Liberian church to start graduate school of theology
The hope is that all United Methodist clergy in Liberia will have a minimum of a Master of Divinity degree. Read More
Facebook fans tell traits they appreciate most in pastors
United Methodists reveal what they like most about their leaders. See what tops the list. Read More
Ministry of the Laity resources
Lay Leaders and Lay Servants are knowledgeable and committed local church leaders who have received specific leadership training. Read More