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Joe Hirsch prays over Franz the cat during a pet blessing. Video image by Clay Kisker, United Methodist Communications.

UMTV: Church Welcomes Pets

Hearts and Paws offers pet adoptions, a prayer hotline, and memorials. People say, "If you take care of my pets, you will take care of me." View

UMTV: Worship and Workout

Pastor at gym stresses faith, fitness all week. "I look at the YMCA like the woman at the well. People come here. I provide that spiritual connect." View

Success Secrets of Young Pastor: Rev. William Brewer

One 25-year-old loves his church so much he has become the lead pastor for two congregations. View

Photo illustration by Brandon Johnson, courtesy of UMCOM.org.

8 last-minute ideas to promote VBS

There’s sports camps, horse camps and cookouts. How can churches compete in such a crowded “market”? Check out fun ways to promote your vacation Bible school online. Read More

What does it mean to be United Methodist?

Research study shows church values differ

A new study by United Methodist Communications found key differences in individuals' perceptions of the denomination's ideals and values, depending on their role. Read More

Roger Burgess (right), top staff executive of United Methodist Communications, visits with members of the Commission on Communications John Lovelace (left) and the Rev. Joan Gray in this UMCom file photo. Photo ca. 1989.

United Methodist communications leader dies at 87

The career of Roger L. Burgess as a leader in the denomination spanned nearly 50 years and included tenure at several international agencies of the church. Read More

Daniel Krause is the new top executive of United Methodist Communications. Photo courtesy of Daniel Krause

Krause elected General Secretary of United Methodist Communications

The General Commission on Communication announced today that Daniel Krause of Denver, Colorado, has been named top executive of United Methodist Communications, effective June 8, following a vote of the Commission today. Read More

A cross of flowers signifies the Resurrected Christ at Kingwood United Methodist Church. Photo courtesy of Kingwood UMC.

15 outreach ideas for Easter

Easter is an opportunity to tell the most important story ever told. Find innovative ways to reach your community through drama, feeding the hungry and even a car wash. Read More

Archivist, Dale Patterson, shows historic photos from the collection at GCAH

Ministry of Memory (UMTV)

Enjoy a visual trip through Archives and History’s collection of rare and treasured pieces of Methodism. View

Society of St. Andrew Volunteer Marvin Mallari has just gleaned turnips.

UMTV: Teens Gather Food

Some volunteers with the Society of St. Andrew spend their spring break working for others. Alternative spring breaks can ensure that food left over after harvest goes to hungry families. View

UMTV: Vital Church Makes Disciples

"I've been here for 10 years, haven't left. It's my juice." How Grace UMC in Florida grew from 400 members to 2600. "Everybody is called." View

Offering plate featuring cross. Photo by Kathryn Price, United Methodist Communications.

5 ways to increase giving in your church

Money can be a touchy subject but the reality is people want to give to their church and God calls them to do so. Read More

While being held in a POW camp in the U.S. during World War II, German prisoners made this Nativity. Video image courtesy of United Methodist Communications.

POW Nativity Scene

While being held in a POW camp in the U.S. during World War II, German prisoners constructed a very special holiday creation. View

Trash Trees for Christmas

New York church goes green with non-traditional trees that get attention. "This must be a really quirky place. People must be fun here." View

Members of Grace Avenue United Methodist Church portray Jesus and his disciples at the Last Supper.

UMTV: Easter Church Drama

Last Supper comes to life as church members portray disciples and ask "Master, is it I?" View

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