A Message to those in Ministry with Young People during the Coronavirus Outbreak
By Teri Tobey *Weekly Meeting time changed to 11AM 4/1/2020In a matter of weeks, what an average week of ministry and life for many of...
The ‘Hymn for the 81%’ and the problem of a weaponized faith
A new hymn has been circulating online over the past few days that has resonated with people both inside and outside the Church. Patrick Scriven considers why this song has resonated with many, particularly those frustrated with a partisan Christianity aligned against its social teachings.
Global Mission Fellows Accepts Applications from Young Adults Who Feel Called to See Differently...
ATLANTA (Sept. 27, 2019) The Global Mission Fellows Program is accepting applications through Jan 7, 2020. This two-year program is a wonderful way for...
Deconstructing My Values and Faith on a… Holy Land Pilgrimage
A group of young United Methodist leaders travelled to the Holy Land in August on a pilgrimage hosted by Discipleship Ministries. Lawrence Paltep, co-director of the youth group at Blaine Memorial UMC in Seattle, was among the group with members from the United States, Austria, Germany, Kenya, and the Philippines.
Don’t let those college-bound young adults out of your sight
Do you know where your college-bound students are going to church? An invitation from Wesley at Western Washington University inspires this reminder to leaders to do what they can to help to connect students in new places this Fall.
The Global Mission Fellows Program is looking for young leaders for their 2019 cohort!
Submitted by Erica Kay Oliveira The Global Mission Fellows Program is a paid, faith-based opportunity for 20-30 year olds to serve two years in social justice...
Global Young People Adopt Unity Statement Declaring Love for Church
NASHVILLE, Tenn. Sept. 26, 2018 /Discipleship Ministries/ – United Methodist youth and young adults attending the Global Young People’s Convocation (GYPC) adopted a Statement of Unity declaring...
Project Transformation fills the gap when school doesn’t start
Project Transformation: Pacific Northwest, an educational ministry of The United Methodist Church, has stepped in to provide food, fun and fellowship during teacher contract negotiations in Clark County, Washington.
New Scholarship fund empowers PNW Conference to offer grants to 16 students
In 2016, the PNW Conference made a change in its budget to reallocate existing support for student education to a new Scholarship Fund available to United Methodist students from the Pacific Northwest. This spring, the first round of student applications were received and grants awarded totaling $24,000.
Apply today to be a Global Mission Fellow!
The Global Mission Fellows Program has 4 positions available in the US for young adults (ages 20-30) feeling called to work in direct service and/or advocacy with immigration populations. All applications must be received on or before June 5, so don’t delay in applying or sharing this opportunity!