News And Blogs By Topic

Missions

Missions Monday: Trinity UMC (Huntsville)'s Story

7/15/2019

The United Methodist Women of Trinity UMC in Huntsville (Northeast District)are keeping the spirit of Methodist missions alive.   The video below shows their work that includes both hands-on mission work in the Huntsville area as well as fundraising events. Through their annual Trinity Market Place event, the women have raise more than $160,000 over the last 14 years for local missions. Trinity UMW Huntsville AL from Trinity UMC Huntsville AL on Vimeo. Bicentennial Celebration of Missions ...


Missions Monday: Piedmont First UMC's story

7/8/2019

Piedmont First UMC (Cheaha District) Various Mission Engagement Efforts The congregation of Piedmont First United Methodist is reaching out to its community and beyond in various ways including. Monthly financial support for the Piedmont Benevolence Center which is a cooperative effort of seven or more churches in the area to meet food and clothing needs for low income and indigent individuals in the area.   Sew Love is a group of 8-10 ladies using sewing skills to make pillowcases for a local ...


Missions Monday: Central UMC's story

7/1/2019

Central United Methodist Church in Decatur (Northwest District) Global Mission – Supporting North Katanga / Tanganyika / Tanzania Episcopal Area This past summer our church Missions ministry team met to discuss possible ways to connect with and/or support other Methodist churches at the global level. We spoke with North Alabama Conference Director of Missions and Advocacy Dr. Adlene Kufarimai and met with her a week later. She was very helpful and shared with us about the Clergy Support ...


Invitation to share your mission stories

4/3/2019

Bicentennial Celebration of Missions For more than 200 years, Methodists have put their faith into action through mission work across the globe. Methodists from all continents have engaged in mission work that has transformed the world through the “work of justice, alleviate suffering; build peace; heal the sick; empower women; train leaders; and witness to the kingdom of God.” We are excited that we have partnered with God in this redemptive story through our mission work. The Missionary ...


2019 Mission Grant application deadline is October 1

9/12/2018

The North Alabama Conference Mission budget provides grant funds for new mission projects and continuing projects with connections to the United Methodist Church. New and emerging ministries as well as existing ministries specifically engaged in mission managed by mission agencies, local United Methodist Churches, Cooperative Parishes, Advance Specials and other affiliated mission programs are invited to apply for funding. Continuing ministries that have received grant monies in the past may ...


UMVIM Awareness Sunday to be September 23

9/10/2018

The North Alabama Conference has designated Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, as United Methodist Volunteers in Mission (UMVIM) Awareness Sunday. This is an annual Special Sunday celebrated each fall. The 2016 General Conference approved UMVIM Awareness Sunday to be observed annually on a date to be determined by the annual conference. Local churches are encouraged to take a receive a special offering to be used by the annual conference volunteer in mission program. Congregations are also encouraged to ...


North Alabama Native American Ministries 2018 Cherokee Mission Trip to be August 19-24

7/18/2018

The Native American Ministries Team invites you to participate in a mission trip to Cherokee UMC in Cherokee, North Carolina. This mission outreach is scheduled for August 19-24, 2018. The cost is $150 per person (includes meals/dorm) and scholarships are available for those with financial need. The main focus of the work will be home repairs and a VBS. The deadline to register and to pay is August 8, 2018. For more information and to download the brochure, application, medical form and ...


UMC #GivingTuesday to be Nov. 28, 2017

10/23/2017

On Nov. 28, United Methodists have the opportunity to extend the spirit of giving thanks into the Advent season through gifts to The Advance. Through The Advance, United Methodists can give to more than 300 missionaries. Donors also can provide support for more than 600 United Methodist-related projects worldwide. As a partner with The Advance, you provide United Methodists and others with a way to build missional relationships through a designated giving channel they can trust. As always, 100 ...


2018 Servants Like Jesus Mission Grant application now open. Deadline for submission is Oct. 2, 2017

7/19/2017

New and emerging mission projects and ministries, as well as, existing missions ministries managed by mission agencies, local United Methodist Churches, Cooperative Parishes, Advance Specials and other affiliated mission programs are invited to apply for a 2018 Servants Like Jesus Mission Grant. The North Alabama Conference Mission budget provides these grant funds for new mission projects and continuing projects that are partnering with United Methodist Churches to make disciples for Jesus ...


Native American Ministries Cherokee mission trip to be August 21-25, 2017

6/23/2017

The Native American Ministries Team invites you to participate in a mission trip to Cherokee UMC in Cherokee, North Carolina. This mission outreach is scheduled for August 21-25, 2017. The cost is $150 per person (includes meals/dorm) and scholarships are available. The main focus of the work will be home repairs and a VBS. The deadline to register and to pay is August 2, 2017. For more information and to download the brochure, application, medical form and scholarship request form click here. ...


Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4 5 ... 8 next
Discover, Develop and Deploy Spiritual Leaders to Make Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World.