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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Wednesday Night Dinners started as internal ministry, grew to serve others

Wednesday night, like for many churches, is a busy night at Coon Rapids United Methodist Church. Chancel choir rehearsal and youth group meetings ensure a full,...

Wheelock UMC hosts Hmong youth from across U.S.

On April 11 and 12, Wheelock United Methodist Church in St. Paul hosted about 140 Hmong youth and young adults from across the United States for an annual event...

White Bear Lake UMC breaks bread with community

Since constructing the bread oven in 2010, it has brought together the White Bear Lake community on many occasions: meals for local residents, bread-baking ...

Willmar UMC rises to donor’s challenge, donates two arks of animals, five pigs to families in need

In conjunction with vacation Bible school, which had a “Down on the Farm” theme, Willmar United Methodist Church Education Director Jackie Svejkovsky hoped that...

Youth group helps neighbors, raises funds for back-to-school haircuts

Back-to-school haircuts can be costly for parents. The youth group at Peace United Methodist Church in Virginia thought of a great way to reach neighbors and ...
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