Hispanic-Latino Ministry News and Events
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.
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. Download here (PDF 2 pp., 30.3 KB)
07/28/2010, An article from the New York Times by James C. McKinley, Jr.
04/27/2010, A letter from Bishop Minerva Carcaño in Faith in Action by the United Methodist Board of Church and Society
Jim Perdue Burke, Missionary for Immigration and Border Ministry in the Desert Southwest Conference, explains the Arizona SB 2010 law. Download here (PDF 1 p., 96.2 KB)
04/27/2010, Coalition for Human Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA) features article by Jorge-Mario Cabrera, HuffingtonPost.com, on new immigration law.
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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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.
Volume XIII, Number 1, April 2008