Supporting Africa, One Student at a Time

May 14, 2015 |

Since 2008, Holman United Methodist Church (Los Angeles, CA) has been providing a female student at Africa University (Mutare, Zimbabwe) with a full four-year academic scholarship.

The cost?  $5,700 (U.S.) per year, which includes tuition, books, room and board.

The … Read More

Focus: 2015 Council of Bishops in Germany

May 7, 2015 |

The United Methodist Council of Bishops has been meeting together in Berlin, Germany for several days discussing a number of issues and making important decisions.  The Bishops adjourn today, May 7, 2015.

The following are stories from United Methodist News … Read More

What is Spanglish 2015 all about? – #Spanglish2K15

April 9, 2015 |

Spanglish 2015 is taking place on April 17-19, 2015, at Camp Cedar Glen in Julian, CA.

This year’s theme “No Fear: Dios Está Contigo” (No temas: God is with you) is based on Joshua 1:9.

We call on all members … Read More

SAI Scholarships Available for UMC Latino Youth

March 19, 2015 |

At the 2014 Annual Conference Spanish American Institute booth $1500 was raised through donations. The SAI Board of Directors approved that these funds would be used as scholarship money to be given directly to qualified United Methodist Latino Youth. In, … Read More

Exodus UMC: New Life in San Diego, CA – #move

March 19, 2015 |

Faced with the problem of a small, declining congregation, Rev. Dr. Bill Jenkins could see the writing on the wall.

Closure was eminent.

Having served as Pastor of Christ United Methodist Church (San Diego, CA) for 12 years, Dr. Jenkins … Read More

JCEMT Grant Applications Now Available!

March 19, 2015 |

Grants for programs and projects that engage with the poor and combat the diseases of poverty are now available from the Justice and Compassion Essential Ministries Team.

Apply online or download a paper application and submit by May 22, 2016.

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Cal-Pac Celebrating 2014 Ministry and Financial Vitality

March 12, 2015 |

With $10.5 million total given in apportionments for 2014, the California-Pacific Conference of The United Methodist Church is celebrating continued growth in Conference ministry and financial vitality.

“What we are experiencing is the faithfulness of God and Cal-Pac’s trust in … Read More

Excitement and Encouragement at Immigrant Welcoming Event #progress

February 26, 2015 |

Over 70 people from 25 congregations across the California-Pacific Conference gathered at Claremont United Methodist Church for the Welcoming Immigrant Congregations Network event on Saturday, February 21, 2015.

The event was another example of how the California-Pacific Conference is inspiring … Read More

Save the Date: UM Dodger Night 2015!

February 26, 2015 |

United Methodist Dodger Night 2015 is Friday, August 14, 2015!

The Los Angeles Dodgers will be playing against the Cincinnati Reds.

Fireworks are included that night and, best of all, all funds raised go toward the Cal-Pac Imagine No Malaria … Read More

Youth Serve South Los Angeles Through Sierra Service Project

February 25, 2015 |

Over two weekends, January 16-18 and February 13-15, sixty volunteers gathered to serve the community of South Los Angeles and put their faith into action. Volunteers from Church of the Good Shepherd in Arcadia, Camarillo UMC, and Corona UMC stayed … Read More