Featured Topic: Education
There are many ways church members can become more informed, more involved, and also advocate for schools and families. Below you will find practical ideas and tips, as well as worship resources to help you in this important ministry.
Make a school kit and help kids
In some countries, children do not have books or school supplies. School kits may be their only educational resources. Can you help? Read More
Rethink your back-to-school resources!
Rethink Church has direct mail cards and free customized door hangers to help you reach out to your community with the message that “Church can happen anywhere.” Read More
United Methodist school gets new building
Operation Classroom replaces unsafe building with modern classrooms for a United Methodist primary school in Sierra Leone. Read More
No wedding gifts, just cash please for Freedom School
Nashville couple raised $7,000 for summer reading program for children grades K-8 by asking for donations instead of wedding gifts. Read More
The secret to faith after high school? Parents!
Worried about your child heading to college, and heading away from church? Youth leaders share tips to make your home a stronger spiritual base. Read More
Denzel Washington’s latest role: Dillard keynote speaker
Acclaimed actor Denzel Washington, who received an honorary doctorate from Dillard University, gave advice that graduates of all ages can embrace. “Put God first.” Read More
Amid Ebola, Liberian church celebrates Student Day
United Methodist Student Day was observed in Liberia although the Ebola crisis meant it was not the usual day of pomp and pageantry. Read More
What churches can do when kids are home on Christmas break
December 4, 2014
College students will soon return for the holidays. These ideas will help United Methodist Churches make the most of that time. Read More
Quick tips to jump-start your job search
Many people resolve to find a new job in the new year. The career counselor from McKendree University offers sure ways to succeed. More