Minnesotans provide hope and helping hands in Hurricane Harvey recovery

Early Response Teams from Minnesota traveled to Texas to be the hands and feet of Christ for people who are recovering from the August hurricane.

100 Years of Service and Advocacy

Emma Norton Services has walked alongside thousands of women in need and their families in Minnesota for the past 100 years.

Students at University of Minnesota benefit from Wesley Foundation’s Leadership

The Wesley Foundation, a campus ministry at the University of Minnesota, is thriving with two new leaders on the staff. Students are preaching sermons, serving ...

Why Water Matters Summit Held in Minneapolis

The Why Water Matters Summit, planned by Native American clergy and laity, was held in Minnesota because the state contains the headwaters of the Mississippi. ...

The Event 2017 brings 320 youth together

Over 320 middle school youth attended the annual youth gathering. Youth grew in faith with friends from all over the Minnesota Annual Conference.
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1/20/2018: Early Response Basic Training and Recertification ...

Be among the first to help after a natural disaster....

1/20/2018: Immigration Workshop

Save the Date: The Minnesota Conference Church and Society team is presenting Stranger: Mercy and Justice at Coon Rapids UMC. Learn about immigrant and refugee ...

3/2/2018: Confirmation Gathering 2018

Confirmation students from across the state gather as we look at what it means to be a disciple.

3/17/2018: VIM Training

Mission training for team leaders

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Make It Easy to Give

Fred Vanderwerf

When the Holy Spirit calls people to be generous, but the church hasn't provided an easy way for them to give, we lose the opportunity to let people answer that...

New City Church Launches with a Packed House

Minnesota United Methodists

Launching a weekly worship service is like throwing a birthday party and not being sure if anyone will come. Rev. Tyler Sit of New City Church in Minneapolis ...

Centenary UMC experiencing ‘breakthroughs of the Spirit’ through MCCI

Minnesota United Methodists

Centenary UMC needed a breakthrough of the Spirit. I asked Bishop Ough about the Missional Church Consultation Initiative (MCCI) program, and our church began ...

MN Annual Conference Volunteer in Mission Opportunities

Lyndy Zabel

After recent natural disasters, many United Methodists want to help. Early Response Teams are there now. But clean-up efforts will continue for many months. ...

Tolerating Bad Behavior in the Church

Susan Nienaber

With the intense divisiveness in our country, congregations are well-positioned to role-model a different way of being together, meeting real needs and building...

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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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