Couple prepares to launch church in St. Michael, reach unchurched

Laura and Brent Cottington are planting a church in St. Michael, which has one of the largest percentages of families with school-age children across Minnesota.

Fall leadership gathering focuses on changing culture, getting moving

About 50 leaders gathered to explore together how to change the culture in the Minnesota Conference and become equipped to share our Jesus stories.

Reggie McNeal: 8 characteristics of kingdom leaders

The church is established for the purpose of the kingdom—but too often, our narrative is church-centric. Kingdom leaders share these characteristics.

Quynh-Hoa Nguyen: Spreading God’s love in Vietnam

She is a missionary who is training lay people throughout Vietnam, and she's started three programs to meet needs in areas with extreme poverty.

Hubbard UMC event renews, inspires 200 across conference

Hubbard UMC hosted a “Breakthrough Renewal Institute” that welcomed 200 from 70 churches across Minnesota. It included worship and workshops.
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10/22/2017: Conversations on a Way Forward-Sioux Falls SD

Get informed and share your thoughts with Bishop Ough regarding the Commission on the Way Forward.

10/23/2017: Conversations on a Way Forward-Mitchell SD

Get informed and share your thoughts with Bishop Ough regarding the Commission on the Way Forward.

10/24/2017: Conversations on a Way Forward-Mankato MN

Get informed and share your thoughts with Bishop Ough regarding the Commission on the Way Forward.

10/25/2017: Conversations on a Way Forward-Eagan MN

Get informed and share your thoughts with Bishop Ough regarding the Commission on the Way Forward.

10/26/2017: Conversations on a Way Forward-Rochester MN

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When your heart is heavy

Cindy Gregorson

We shine when we don’t give up or give in, when we do what we can do however big or small. And in so doing, our heart gets a little bit lighter.

Bishop Ough: Praying for Las Vegas

Bishop Bruce R. Ough

Bishop Ough encourages Minnesota United Methodists to continue offering the ministries of prayer, comfort, healing, advocacy, and love following this tragedy.

Rushing in after a disaster (and 2 ways YOU can help)

Lyndy Zabel

You can help by becoming trained to be an effective early responder and/or Volunteer in Mission; training opportunities are coming up on Sept. 30.

The top 10 “it’s time already” things

Fred Vanderwerf

Automatic giving, a strong website, technological updates, and providing ample stewardship opportunities are among the things all churches should be doing.

Park Ave. Legal Clinic seeks hospitality volunteers

Minnesota United Methodists

The Park Avenue Legal Clinic, which provides free legal services every week, is seeking volunteers to provide hospitality to clients.

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“Change for a change” offering raises funds for Imagine No Malaria

Evangelical UMC (Waseca) decided to raise money for Imagine No Malaria by having a special monthly offering called “Change for a Change” during which we would ...

“The Gathering Place” Opens in Chatfield

Chatfield United Methodist Church’s newly-formed health ministry for senior citizens, The Gathering Place, held its inaugural open house Jan. 10. Led by parish ...

“Ton of Tuna” campaign feeds a community

During Minnesota FoodShare month, River Hills United Methodist Church in Burnsville saw a need to fight hunger in its community. The church came up with a “Ton ...

20+ UMC congregations work to reach thousands at Twin Cities Pride event

Members of Reconciling United Methodist congregations in Minnesota created a float for the Pride parade and hosted a booth where they handed out rainbow peace ...

A Brush With Kindness team ‘serves Jesus while serving others’

Two years ago, members of Lindstrom and Main Street UMCs returned from a mission trip inspired to make change in their own communities.
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