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Cal-Pac Ministries Among $1.2 Million in GCORR Grants

The General Commission on Religion and Race received 120 grant applications from the United States as well as 8 grant applications from the Central Conferences.

According to GCORR’s press release, the grants were for projects that are “bold, innovative initiatives … Read More

30 Cal-Pac Leaders Participate in WJ Justice Movement Retreat

Approximately 30 United Methodists from across the Cal-Pac Conference, joining 60 from other conferences, were encouraged to be “Stepping Out in Faith” for justice in the world at the first of many retreats of the Western Methodist Justice Movement. The … Read More

Cal-Pac Seminary Student Featured in MTSO Farm Video

Hope Hutchison, a student at Methodist Theological School in Ohio (MTSO) and a member of the California-Pacific Conference, is featured in a promo video for the school’s Seminary Hill Farm promo video.

Seminary Hill Farm is a USDA certified organic … Read More

Episcopal Message: September 2014

Grace and peace to you in the name of Christ Jesus!

I wanted to give you an update on the work of your conference leaders and staff. We are off and running!

Imagine No Malaria

In July we said thank … Read More

Cal-Pac Staff Begins September With Devotion

Cal-Pac Conference staff members at The United Methodist Center were gathered on Thursday, September 4, 2014, for a spiritual devotion led by Resident Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño.

Sitting in chairs around the lunch room, staff members heard from this week’s … Read More

Call to Prayer: Earthquake in Cal-Nev Conference

Brothers and sisters,

Let us join our spirits in prayer for our brothers and sisters of the California-Nevada Conference as they address the impact of this morning’s earthquake.

Earlier today, I reached out to Bishop Warner Brown offering our prayers … Read More

“Re-Creando la Esperanza en Tiempos de Cambio” – MARCHA 2014 Comes to Cal-Pac

150 United Methodists, including 30 youth and young adults, from across the denomination gathered in El Segundo, CA for the 43rd gathering of the Metodistas Asociados Representando la Causa Hispano Americana, Methodist Associated to Represent the Cause of Hispanic-American, or … Read More

Early Response Training (Cal-Pac)

Participants learn the basics of disaster response, including how to stabilize and secure homes safely, and how to work effectively with survivors and others on the response team. This standardized class is required for the basic ERT UMCOR identification … Read More

Rev. Stephen J. Copley, Itinerant Missionary in Cal-Pac (GBGM)

Do immigration issues affect your church? From June 7-17 the Rev. Stephen J. Copley, Church and Community worker with the General Board of Global Ministries (GBGM), will be in our Cal-Pac Conference and will be available to speak to your … Read More

Sawyer Training (Disaster Response Team)

A special opportunity to receive sawyer training for disaster response from the Desert Southwest Conference of The United Methodist Church.

Trainees must bring their own chainsaws.

Details available on the Cal-Pac Disaster Response web page.

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