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Responding to Immigrant Family Separation 2018

While a Presidential Executive Order has now been signed to keep a family together when they are detained at the border, The United Methodist Church has been active and responding to the systematic separation of immigrant families as well as … Read More

116 Churches Giving at 5/12 Apportionment through May 2018

The California-Pacific Conference is celebrating with much thanksgiving strong giving from 116 of our local churches who are fulfilling their Apportionment from January thru May 2018.

The number of churches per district are as follows:

Hawaii 18 West 22 North … Read More

Connectional Ministries Announces New Cross-Functional Staff Teams for 2018-2020

Starting July 1, 2018, the Connectional Ministries Office of the California-Pacific Conference will operate in a new cross-functional team configuration.

The teams will be formed according to the Four Priorities of 1) Transforming Vital Congregations, 2) Transforming Christian Leaders, 3) … Read More

Recovery Team Mission Trip to Puerto Rico 2018

The New York Conference Disaster Response Ministries is planning a Recovery Team mission trip to Puerto Rico from June 16 to 23, 2018.

For more information, please contact Tom Vencuss, Coordinator of Mission Ministries of the New York Conference ( … Read More

New United Methodist Church San Bernardino Preparing to Launch in 2018

New Church San Bernardino, currently in the process of being birthed, is looking to put together an incredible staff.

The churches of the San Bernardino Mission Area have been working on a plan for the last five years to develop … Read More

2018 Spanish American Institute Scholarships Now Available

The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to deserving Latino students pursuing a 2-year or 4-year degree or attending a vocational program who are active members of a local CalPac United Methodist Church (UMC) in Southern California.

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Update on Cal-Pac LEAD

The 2018 LEAD program (Leadership Experience and Discipleship) for young adults will take a different path than was originally planned.

With a difficult Spring scheduling with students, no training or gathering time will happen at this point.  The goal will … Read More

2018 Justice & Compassion Grant Now Open

The Justice and Compassion Essential Ministries Team supports a wide variety of new and ongoing programs and projects that are connected to the people of the United Methodist Church.

The Justice and Compassion Grant is for the purpose of empowering, … Read More

2018 Lois Balsley Scholarship Now Open

Lois Balsley was a tiny woman (she was only 4’11” tall) with a big heart. She had a passion for education, young people, social justice, world travel and good music.

In establishing the Lois Balsley Living Trust, she left all … Read More

Scholarships Available for School of Congregational Development 2018

Many scholarships are available for School of Congregational Development 2018 including Racial & Ethnic Scholarship, Small Church Scholarship, Western Jurisdiction Scholarship, and more…

Instructions for applying are very specific and require much attention. Details are available via the button below.

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