Annual Conference 2014 Official Summary

Opening worship on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, ushered in the Spirit of God to warm the hearts of almost 1,500 gathered, and others via livestream, as Resident Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño called to order the 30th Annual Session of the … Read More

Disciple Fast Track Bible Study Looking for Beta Testers

Beta testers are needed for the new Disciple Fast Track Bible Study in development.

In order to be eligible to Lead a Disciple Fast Track Beta Group, you must enroll in a 1 to 3 hour, simple, self-paced online class … Read More

Nite of Worship is Coming to Los Angeles!

Last November, over 200 youth and young adult Latinos gathered at Nite of Worship (N.O.W.), a revival-style celebration held at Orangethorpe United Methodist Church in Fullerton, CA was led by Spanglish Design Team & Conference Office of Latino Ministries. And … Read More

Upcoming Disaster Response Training Opportunities

Early Response Team members are only certified for a three year period and need to take a refresher training course and a new background check to re-certify.  If you took the Basic Training at Murrieta/Glendale UMC and your certifications have … Read More

Applying to the Board of Ordained Ministry 2014

The following are specific instructions for applying for Provisional Membership or Full Connection and Ordination

Dates to Apply: Immediately Following the District Committee on Ordained Ministry Recommendation until October 1, 2014 by 11:59:59 p.m. (PST)

Applying for Provisional Membership is … Read More

Workshop: How to Obtain a Driver’s License (Mayor Eric Garcetti)

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti would like to invite all to a workshop on Drivers Licenses on July 10th at Dolores Mission

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32nd Annual United Methodist Family Night at Dodgers Stadium

Tickets are now available for the 32nd Annual United Methodist Family Night at Dodgers Stadium as the Los Angeles Dodgers take on the Milwaukee Brewers.

Friday, August 15, 2014 at 7:10 p.m.

Discount tickets are $22.00 ($25.00 face value). … Read More

117 Churches Giving 5/12ths of 2014 Apportionments

We celebrate the giving of 117 churches in the California-Pacific Conference giving 5/12ths Apportionments as of June 2014.

Did you know that in 2013, United Methodists gave $20,000,000 to fund programs supporting women and children?  Giving is an integral part … Read More

2014 Appointments

The 2014 Appointment List has now been posted on Bishop Carcaño’s page.

It is also available below:

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United Methodist Church Caring for Santa Barbara In Aftermath of Shooting

The Sunday following the shootings was difficult for the Santa Barbara community including our Korean United Methodist Church (Goleta, CA) and Santa Barbara First United Methodist Church (Santa Barbara).

A member of Santa Barbara Korean had witnessed the shooting.  And, … Read More