Bishop Stanovsky announces Greater Northwest Area guiding coalition

In the wake of the exclusionary and punitive actions of General Conference 2019, Bishop Elaine JW Stanovsky is announcing the formation of a Greater Northwest Area...

2019 Clergy Age Report Shows Dramatic Decline in Number of Young Elders

WASHINGTON, DC –There has been a dramatic decline in the number of young elders this past year, according to the Clergy Age Trends in the...

Messy Church USA to offer a “Getting Started With Messy Church” conference for area...

Messy Church USA in cooperation with Cheney United Methodist Church is offering a regional Conference event on October 5 sharing the best practices to use in starting your own Messy Church.

Western Jurisdiction to host ‘Fresh United Methodism Summit’ in November

For Immediate Release: September 16, 2019 What will the future of The United Methodist Church look like in the coming years? Who is shaping that...

United Methodist churches invited to Unwrap Christmas in communities around the globe

United Methodist Communications has announced its 2019 Unwrap Christmas event campaign. The campaign includes support for outreach efforts including event grants and other resources for local #UMC churches.

Auburn First UMC to Host “Supporting the Transgender” Workshop in September

The Reconciling Ministries team at Auburn First UMC is presenting a mini-workshop entitled Supporting the Transgender – A Medical and Spiritual Journey to be held on Saturday, September 14 at the church.

Crossing Boundaries — Partnerships in Mission

The Oregon-Idaho Conference's Global Mission Team is hosting three celebrations of the bicentennial of Methodist global ministry this Fall. PNW United Methodists are invited to attend the events, which also double as trainings, planned for Roseburg (10/5), Tigard (10/12), and Boise (10/26).

CROP Hunger Walk – ending hunger one step at a time

CROP Hunger Walks - stepping up to end hunger since 1969. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the national CROP Hunger Walk movement, CROP Hunger Walks continue...

Council of Bishops invites applications for two ecumenical programs

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church is inviting applications for the following programs:  2020 Local Initiatives GrantsScholarship to Attend...

New Senior Living Campus in Tehaleh

BONNEY LAKE, WA (July 25, 2019) —Wesley Homes and Presbyterian Homes & Services (PHS) announce plans for Wesley at Tehaleh, a 401,000 square-foot senior...