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.

Grants available to help churches achieve God-sized dreams

Ten churches just received grants to bring their innovative ideas to life. How could a grant help your church dream new dreams? Applications due Oct. 15.
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10/19/2017: Earthkeepers Training

Is God calling you to a vocation of caring for God’s creation? Join United Methodist Earthkeepers and work to create a more just and sustainable world!

10/19/2017: Retired Clergy and Spouse Lucheon

Gathering of retired clergy and spouses for lunch and presentations.

10/21/2017: Conversations on a Way Forward-Bloomington MN

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

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.

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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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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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