Are You Planning to 'Change the World' This Weekend?

April 22, 2010

This weekend presents a perfect opportunity for you to lift up the work of your church by sharing your stories on how United Methodists in your area are changing the world.

Change the World is a two-pronged movement to engage 11 million United Methodists around the world in service in their local communities this weekend, April 24-25, while uniting them globally to fight malaria – a preventable, treatable disease which kills one child every 30 seconds.
So share your stories!
We are looking for:
·         Information that can be used in the 'Ministry in Action' area on the conference website at This information could include a basic description of the event and quotes from one or two people involved or benefitting from the event. Add your information by clicking on 'Share your story' found at the bottom right side of the Home Page.
·         Photographs - these can be standalone images or images with story information. Please email additional photos to the Communications Office at Be sure to include cutline information and the name of the photographer.
·         Video clips. This can be Flip video or other, and it should be 20 to 90 seconds long. Share your video by posting it to the conference video page ('Reel Witness – Video Library'). You can also find the video library by clicking on 'Reel Witness – Video Library' found under 'Quick Links' on the right side of the Home Page.
For more information, contact Jane Horstman at or (916)374-1518 or Cate Monaghan at