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Hunger Grant 2019

Apply now for the Cal-Pac Hunger Grant 2019.  Hunger Grants are administered by the Hunger Task Force. The Task Force is part of the Justice & Compassion EMT. The maximum grant for 2019 is $1,000.

Since the 1970’s, the Cal-Pac … Read More

the current (10/11/18)

By James J. Kang (IG@calpacinnovation), Director of Communications and Innovation

Imagine that it is Christmas 2028 and one of our local churches is celebrating something special in their Sunday worship service.  The birth of the baby Jesus?  Well, of course.  … Read More


Kathy Baldock – Untangling the Mess Presentation

  • Date: Saturday, October 27th, 2018
  • Time: 10 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Location: Hollywood United Methodist Church – 6817 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, California 90028
  • Hosted by Harmony Toluca Lake Campus

We … Read More

the current (10/4/18)

By Rev. George Martzen, Rev. Deborah Oh, Marcia Galland and Bob Gin, Leaders of the Greater San Gabriel Valley Mission Area

The One who believes in me will also do the works that I do, in fact, will do greater … Read More

the current – evening edition (9/27/18)

By Cat Holbert, Director of Camp Lazy W Ranch, and Anthony Gomez, Program Manager at Camp Lazy W Ranch

Many of us feel the tension in the room, in our newsfeeds, or on our television screens. But, instead of conversation, … Read More

the current – morning edition (9/27/18)

By Rev. Mary Scifres, Author and Editor at our United Methodist Publishing House, and Rev. John Farley, South District Superintendent and Lead for Transforming Vital Congregations

The challenge of growing our churches, strengthening our finances, and energizing our ministries is … Read More

AC2019: Calling all Worship Arts Enthusiasts!

Update: Annual Conference 2019 is set for the week of June 12-15, 2019

The Sessions Task Force for the 35th Session of the California-Pacific Conference in 2019 is seeking talented and inspiring musicians from Cal-Pac’s local churches (bands, vocalists, choirs, … Read More

the current (9/20/18)

By Marty Drake and Leyla Wagner Messy Church Leaders of Community UMC of Huntington Beach and Messy Church USA Regional Coordinators

As we consider the reasons for the decline in Sunday morning worship, we must then look at new … Read More

the current (9/13/18)

By Rev. Dr. Deb Shepherd-Webster (First UMC of Pasadena) and Rev. Ben Camp (Chair of the Cal-Pac Eco-Justice Task Force)

With all of the things that we have been seeing on the news, we followers of Jesus Christ might … Read More

WJ Mission Cabinet Endorses The One Church Plan

The following is a statement from the Mission Cabinet of the Western Jurisdiction of The United Methodist Church:

“Grace and peace in the name of Christ to the people called United Methodist of the Western Jurisdiction.

We are the Mission … Read More