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God's Mission, Our Response

God's Mission: Our ResponseA Mission Handbook for Annual Conference Leaders

The handbook God's Mission, Our Response expands the former manual for conference secretaries of global ministries. It takes account not only their roles but those of other leaders who are engaged in connecting the church in mission.

Annual conference leaders are important links in the promotion and implementation of mission within United Methodism. God's Mission, Our Response is offered online as part Global Ministries' continuing effort to provide all mission leaders with up-to-date and helpful resources to assist in their important responsibilities.


Download God's Mission, Our Response:


PDF: Portable Document FileComplete handbook, except for cover (109 pp, 2700K)

Download the handbook in sections:
PDF: Portable Document FileCover of God's Mission, Our Response (1 page, 165K)
PDF: Portable Document FileSection 1: God’s Mission Today (8 pp, 331K)
PDF: Portable Document FileSection 2: Organizational Structures and Responsibilities (17 pp, 457K)
PDF: Portable Document FileSection 3: Education for Mission (11 pp, 451K)
PDF: Portable Document FileSection 4: Mission in Action (46 pp, 1160K)
PDF: Portable Document FileSection 5: Funding Mission (12 pp, 289K)
PDF: Portable Document FileSection 6: Program Ideas for Four Focus Areas (7 pp, 322K)
PDF: Portable Document FileSection 7: Mission Communications and Resources (6 pp, 518K)