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Adam marches in protest of the big mining industryA Mission of Solidarity: Adam Shaw in the Philippines

by Julia Kayser
Under a hot and humid December sky, 800 Filipino protesters were marching. Some farmed rice paddies for a living, some fished, and some scraped by in the big cities.

 

Child praying World Day of Prayer: Creating a World of Justice and Community

By Mary Beth Coudal (United Methodist Women)
The women of Malaysia invite you to the table for worship on World Day of Prayer, held, as always, on the first Friday of March.

 

Senegal MapOn the Political Violence in Senegal

A Letter from Thomas Kemper

Our brothers and sisters in Senegal are facing political violence as they prepare for coming elections scheduled for this Sunday.

 

connectNmission Enewletter connectNmission: February 2012, Issue 15

As you read through this month's connectNmission, identify ways that you can harness the enthusiasm of young people in your community. Do you know someone who shows promise as a missionary or volunteer?

 

Alaska Missionary in the Snow

Nome usually has long, cold winters, and Christopher Steppe, a United Methodist young adult missionary in the Alaskan city, thought he had packed enough heavy gear when he headed there from his native Virginia last September.

 

Canto Metodista Canto Metodista Website

The National Plan for Hispanic/Latino Ministry in partnership with Global Praise has launched  a fully bilingual liturgical and musical online resource. For more information, please contact Jorge Lockward at jlockwar@gbgm-umc.org.

 

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