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2007 Fall GBGM

Board of Directors, Fall 2007


Bishop Felton E. MayBishop Felton E. May to Serve as Interim General Secretary of Mission Agency

October 10, 2007
The former vice president of Global Ministries continues a strong involvement in global ministry as a retired bishop.

Rev. Sam Dixon The Rev. Sam Dixon to Lead United Methodist Relief Agency

October 10, 2007
9/11, Katrina, the Asian tsunami led UMCOR "to rethink how we do everything," according to the new chief executive.

Missionaries are commissioned with the laying on of hands. United Methodist Church Commissions 13 New Missionaries

October 9, 2007
In a multilingual, international, and spirit-filled ceremony, 13 people were commissioned on October 9 for United Methodist missionary service in Europe, Asia, Latin America, Africa, and the United States.

This boy attends Humble Place school in MukonoDesignated Mission Giving Program Has New Staff and Plans New Look for 60th Birthday

October 9, 2007
"We have gathered a strong, talented professional team that can build on the rich history of the Advance," said Advance director Shawn Bakker.