Conference sells Decision Hills Camp to Open Door Church for $2.5M

On Tuesday, the Minnesota Conference closed on a $2.5 million sale of Decision Hills Camp in Spicer, which has been on the market for nearly three years. The ...

Bishop Ough issues statement on Charlottesville

Bishop Ough urges United Methodists to examine their own hearts for prejudice and be bold in their witness against racism and white supremacy.

Minnesota, Dakotas Cabinets participate in joint mission trip

The Cabinets distributed food to families in need, enjoyed worship, and did yard work and gardening at Spirit River Community in Isanti.

Returning the Red Rock: An act of healing and reconciliation

Conference representatives are in conversation with Dakota tribal elders and have begun identifying a process for returning the Red Rock to the Dakota.

Evangel UMC turns dwindling VBS into booming Mega Kids Camp

Five years ago, 42 attended Evangel UMC’s VBS. The next year, the church tried something different. Its annual Mega Kids Camp attracted 270 kids this year.
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9/14/2017: Breakthrough Renewal Institute

Refresh, renew and revitalize your church

9/16/2017: Twin Cities District Ministry Resource Seminar

Participate in this half day seminar to gain the knowledge that will allow you to take your ministry farther and enhance the great ministry in the Twin Cities ...

9/16/2017: Church-School Partnership Round-Up

You are invited to gather together with others who want to partner with local schools!

9/30/2017: Mission Summit Duluth

Gather with others who are interested in growing in mission best practices.

9/30/2017: Conversations On Aging

Panel presentation, break out sessions and vendors focused on aging

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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.

3 upcoming opportunities to engage in healing a broken world

Lyndy Zabel

Come learn about Volunteers in Missions, how to form a church-school partnership, and how to get more involved in mission opportunities.

The ELI Project: Orientation week

Jody Thone

Jody Thone offers a look at the 2017 ELI Project interns' orientation week.

#livesummeroutside

Cindy Gregorson

What if we ask our church folk: What would be life-giving to you this summer—help you grow in mind, body and spirit—and how can we support you in that?

Not entirely in…not entirely out

Ben Ingebretson

Pastoral leaders need to be designers of liminal space and experiences—thresholds for people to take one step toward Christ.

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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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