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A Beloved Community Began as Strangers – No Están Solos

July 27, 2015 |

It took just one week at a United Methodist retreat for 33 young strangers, unaccompanied minors who had reached the United States from as far away as Guatemala, El Salvador, & Honduras, to become a beloved community who went home … Read More

Official Summary of the 31st Session of the California-Pacific Annual Conference

July 20, 2015 |

Opening worship on Thursday, June 18, 2015, ushered in the Spirit of God to warm the hearts of almost 1,600 gathered, and others via livestream, as Resident Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño called to order the 31st Annual Session of the … Read More

Conference Connectional Table Senses the Holy Spirit

July 14, 2015 |

Leaders of the California-Pacific Conference were upbeat and enthusiastic in discussing important matters at the organizing meeting of the new Conference Connectional Table.

Held at St. James United Methodist Church (Pasadena, CA) on Monday, July 13, 2015, the meeting began … Read More

2015 Clergy Appointments (Updated)

July 3, 2015 |

Clergy appointments for the 2015-2016 year are available as a list.

(Last Updated: 7/7/15)

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Applying to the Board of Ordained Ministry

July 1, 2015 |

Applying for Provisional Membership

Dates to Apply: Immediately Following the District Committee on Ordained Ministry Recommendation until October 1, 2015 by 11:59:59 p.m. (PST)

Applying for Provisional Membership is online. Starting on July 1 to October 1, 2015, those certified … Read More

In Relationship and Prayer with Local African Methodist Episcopal Churches

June 25, 2015 |

Today, Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño wrote a letter of support to Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church of Charleston, South Carolina.

In addition to this letter, Bishop Carcaño invites all laity, clergy, and local churches to be in relationship and prayer … Read More

When is Annual Conference 2016?

June 15, 2015 |

Annual Conference 2016, next year, is scheduled to be held June 15, 2016 thru June 18, 2016 at University of Redlands (Redlands, CA).

This year’s Annual Conference 2015 is coming up on June 18 , 2015, thru Saturday, June 20, … Read More

FAQs on New Sick Pay Law Available to Churches

June 5, 2015 |

Beginning July 1, 2015, California will be the second state in the nation to require paid sick leave for all employees. This new law will benefit the 6.5 million workers in California who cannot take a paid day off when … Read More

Three Days of Transformation – Transforming Ministries 4 #tm4

June 3, 2015 |

For three electrifying days this past week, over 100 clergy and laity across the Western Jurisdiction gathered at Glendale First United Methodist Church (Glendale, CA) for Transforming Ministries 4 (#tm4).

Transforming Ministries is an initiative that began three years ago … Read More

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