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Online Training for US-Based MissionariesOnline Training for US-Based Missionaries

Join an online webinar with Church and Community Workers and National Plan for Hispanic/Latino Ministries missionaries September 17-20, 2011, to learn ways to serve as United Methodist missionaries in rural or urban settings around the US.


"God IS Our Hope" Interfaith Service

07/29/2010, A message given by Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño at the "God IS Our Hope" Interfaith Service at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Phoenix, AZ. PDF Icon Download here (PDF 2 pp., 30.3 KB)

An Arizona Morgue Grows Crowded

07/28/2010, An article from the New York Times by James C. McKinley, Jr.

On Arizona’s Anti-Immigrant Bill

04/27/2010, A letter from Bishop Minerva Carcaño in Faith in Action by the United Methodist Board of Church and Society

What is Arizona SB 1070 Law?

Jim Perdue Burke, Missionary for Immigration and Border Ministry in the Desert Southwest Conference, explains the Arizona SB 2010 law. PDF Icon Download here (PDF 1 p., 96.2 KB)

Arizona's SB1070 is a Cry for Help

04/27/2010, Coalition for Human Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA) features article by Jorge-Mario Cabrera, HuffingtonPost.com, on new immigration law.


El Buen Pastor choir sang at the Second Annual Hispanic/Latino Ministry Celebration at Grace United Methodist Church in SaginawA Bag of Groceries

Hallelujah Moment from Hispanic/Latino Ministries
11/26/09: When Jasmine's family was deported she was on her own, working after school to pay rent and other bills.
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Bishop Minerva G. CarcañoUnited Methodists Join in Call for Justice, Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Global Ministries News
2/12/09: Bishop Minerva Carcaño was one of several speakers at a press conference announcing a campaign of "Prayer, Renewal and Action on Immigration."


Hispanic Ministry Gets New Boost in California, June 18, 2008

Immigration: News and Statements from General Conference 2008
A call for justice and humane treatment of migrants was issued on the first full days of the 2008 legislating General Conference of The United Methodist Church.

New World Outlook's September/October 2007 issue focuses on Hispanic American and Latin American ministries.


Current Newsletter:

Volume XIII, Number 1, April 2008

PDF: Portable Document FileEn Español:6 pp, 536 K
PDF: Portable Document File In English:6 pp, 763 K
PDF: Portable Document File Both Languages: 12 pp, 1200 K