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Counseling Funds Available for Clergy and Families

The Orders Executive Committee has counseling funds available to help Cal-Pac clergy members and their families with mental health assistance.

The Orders of Ministry is able to assist provisional and full clergy members, including those in the retired relationship, in … Read More

Urgent Message for All Churches Applying for 2014 Equitable Compensation

An error was discovered in the Excel fillable Equitable Compensation application (Form 6 of Charge Conference Forms). The error is in the formula that calculates the number of years of service in the boxes on Page 1, Section B. It … Read More

Apportionment Giving (September 2013)

Huntington Park United Methodist Church’s (West District) Apportionment Giving reached 115% this September.  Pastor Alexandro Vilches and Lay Leader Jackie Vázquez believe that Apportionment Giving, “reaches people through ministries beyond the local church that our own church might not ever … Read More

Africa University Student Receives California-Pacific Direct Scholarship

Varaidzo Bvirindi of Zimbabwe is the recipient of the California-Pacific Direct Scholarship for the 2013-2014 academic year.  Varaidzo is a first-year student enrolled in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Because of the faithfulness of the California-Pacific Annual Conference … Read More

Cal-Pac in New York for Disaster Response

This past week, some 20 volunteers from the California-Pacific Annual Conference led by Team Leader Jennifer Demaree went to Long Beach, New York to be in the ministry of presence with those who are still dealing with damage from Hurricane … Read More

(Excerpt) Bishops on the Border: Pastoral Responses to Immigration

The following is an excerpt from Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño’s chapter entitled, “Immigration: A Bishop’s Perspective,” from the book Bishops on the Border: Pastoral Responses to Immigration coauthored by Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño, Mark Adams (PCUSA), Bishop Gerald F. Kicanas … Read More

New Cal-Pac Camps Staff

The Camping, Outdoor and Retreat Ministries Council and Director of Camping Ministry and Operations, the Rev. David Berkey, are pleased to announce the following:

Catherine (Cat) Holbert has been hired as the new director at Lazy W Ranch, effective September … Read More

Apportionment Giving (August 2013)

This month, we celebrate with gladness that 10 of our local churches in the California-Pacific Annual Conference are currently at, or exceed, 100% Apportionment Giving:

  • Kam-Nam UMC (103%) – Hawaii
  • Pacific Islanders UMC (100%) – Hawaii
  • Aldersgate UMC (100%) … Read More

Domestic Violence Internship

United Methodist Women is seeking a woman who is energetic, has experience in social media and organizing and a concern for social justice to fill a two year internship with the organization.

This will be the Inelda Z. González Domestic … Read More

Redemption of the Prosecutor Film Screening

The Cal-Pac Annual Conference’s Justice and Compassion Essential Ministry Team has created a new TaskForce that aims to help end mass incarceration.

The TaskForce was formed out of a study group that read The New Jim Crow Mass Incarceration in … Read More