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Imagine No Malaria Cal-Pac Steering Committee Leaves Meeting Inspired

The Imagine No Malaria Cal-Pac Steering Committee gathered for its launch meeting this past Saturday, December 14, 2013 to chart a course for success towards reaching the 300,000 deaths prevented goal for 2014.

The momentum building for the … Read More

Cal-Pac Center Hours

Cal-Pac Center will close at 10:30AM today, December 12, 2013 for the rest of the day for the Conference Staff Christmas Event and will reopen on Friday, December 13, 2013 at 8:30AM.

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Special Instructions for UMCOR Giving for Typhoon Haiyan

The following are detailed instructions for supporting UMCOR’s relief and recovery work in the Philippines through donations to International Disaster Response, Advance #982450:

  • Make checks payable to the California-Pacific Annual Conference
  • Make a notation that the check is for … Read More

The Young People, Spirit Quest, Imagine No Malaria Challenge!

Cal-Pac Young People is committed to supporting the conference initiative to raise $3 million for Imagine No Malaria. To help local youth groups lead in the fundraising efforts we are going to GIVE YOU A PRIZE!

That’s right! The youth … Read More

Apportionment Giving (October 2013)

La Canada United Methodist Church is not on the “100% List” this month and had struggled with Apportionment giving for years. But, through the leadership of Rev. Elaine Cho and the determination of the congregation, La Canada UMC went from … Read More

GBGM Missionaries Itinerating in Cal-Pac

Paul Jeffrey will be itinerating in our conference November 19-15, visiting his sponsoring churches. The Rev. Paul Jeffrey is a missionary documenting the work of the church around the world as senior correspondent for Response, the magazine of United Methodist … Read More

GBHEM Thanks Cal-Pac for Offering

In a letter to Los Angeles Area Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño, General Board of Higher Education and Ministry General Secretary Kim Cape expressed gratefulness for the California-Pacific Annual Conference’s “strong support of the churchwide apportioned funds.”

As was previously reported, … Read More

UMPIP Toolkit Available for Churches

A message from the General Board of Pensions:

We recognize that administering UMPIP is a responsibility that is shared between the local churches, conferences and the General Board of Pension and Health Benefits (General Board). To make this as easy … Read More

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