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Board Meetings of the General Board of Global Ministries

Fall Board Meeting 2011

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Scholars from 50 Countries to Benefit From Mission Agency Study Grants Scholars from 50 Countries to Benefit From Mission Agency Study Grants

04/13/11: Two hundred twenty-four students from 50 countries will benefit from $1.2 million in educational awards approved by directors of the General Board of Global Ministries.

 

Mission Webcast Covers the GlobeMission Webcast Covers the Globe, Highlights New Church Development

04/13/11: Through technology, missionaries and other new church developers from six countries told their stories to directors of the Global Ministries board meeting in Connecticut.

 

United Methodist Mission Agency Moves Toward Major Governance and Structure Changes United Methodist Mission Agency Moves Toward Major Governance and Structure Changes

04/12/11: Global Ministries will become more flexible, effective, and cost efficient in response to contemporary mission opportunities.

 

United Methodist Leader Calls For Confident and Bold MissionUnited Methodist Leader Calls for Confident and Bold Mission

04/12/11: A call for United Methodist confidence and boldness in mission was issued on April 12 in the semi-annual report of the denominations' chief mission executive.

 

Bishop Reminds United Methodists that Mission Belongs to God Bishop Reminds United Methodists that Mission Belongs to God

04/11/11: Bishop Bruce Ough, President of the General Board of Global Ministries, opened the spring board meeting by urging directors to submit to God's will.

 

Board of Directors, October 2010

 

Bishops Mario Martínez (right) of the Methodist Church of Chile and Janice HuieChilean Methodists, UMCOR Sign Agreement

by Linda Bloom
10/14/10: When a massive earthquake struck Chile on Feb. 27, Juan Salazar and his fellow Methodists were ready to respond.

 

Thomas Kemper puts an anchor cross around a new missionary's neck.Mission Executive Describes Bold Mission Voyage

by Elliott Wright
10/13/10: In his first address to directors of the board, Thomas Kemper likened mission work to Columbus' discovery of the New World and St. Paul's ministry in the early church.

 

United Methodism in Malawi is growing under indigenous leadership with about 140 congregations. The Malawi Conference is now a Global Ministries "initiative."Mission Agency Reaches Half-Way in Four-Year Goal of New Congregations Outside the US

by Elliott Wright
10/12/10: The mission agency of The United Methodist Church is slightly more than halfway to the goal of starting 400 new congregations outside the United States.

 

Thomas Kemper puts an anchor cross around a new missionary's neck.United Methodist Church Celebrates 17 New Missionaries

by Elliott Wright
10/13/10: Five international missionaries, three US-based Church and Community Workers, one Hispanic/Latino ministry pastor, and eight young adults began their mission journeys.

 

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