Exploring Your Ministry Style

“Exploring Your Ministry Style” is a two-day workshop for pastoral leaders sponsored by the California-Nevada Office of Congregational Development featuring Jim Griffith, Founder, Griffith Coaching Network.

Way Forward report released in 4 languages

The final report of the Commission on a Way Forward has been released in all four official languages of the General Conference: English, French, Portuguese and Swahili. The ...

Ways to help when fire strikes

When we hear of the devastation being caused by a wildfire, many United Methodists want to help those most affected by it and the firefighters working to serve their ...

Fire Update from Conference Director of Disaster Response as of 7/28/18

Sonja Edd-Bennett, director of disaster response for the California-Nevada Conference, has the following update as it relates to the fires and our efforts:

2018 FAITH XTREME 5

Faith Xtreme is happening on September 14-16, 2018 at Mt. Hermon, CA. FX is open to 6th -12th graders

Google chips in $1M for homeless services at Trinity UMC in Mountain View

Ambitious plans to transform Trinity United Methodist Church into a hub for homeless services will move forward next month, thanks in large part to a $1 million contribution ...

Fijian Youth Summer Camp - Let Your Light Shine

“FJY18” acronym for Fijian Youth Camp 2018, was held form July 10 to 13 at Camp Lodestar. This year’s theme was based on Mathew 5:16 “Let your light shine.”

First Taulanga U Tongan UMC Welcomes 11 New Members and Baptizes Two Infants

FTTUMC welcomed 11 new members and celebrated the baptism of two babies. In addition to welcoming the people, FTTUMC celebrated their new call as the stewards of the former ...

Las Santa Beclaras Circuit Backpack Giveaway Sunday

What began a few years ago as a project of the Watsonville First United Methodist has turned into a backpack giveaway Sunday sponsored by the Las Santa Beclaras Circuit that ...

Dixon Pastor Speaks Out Against Newspaper Column from Elected Official Disparaging LGBTQ People

A dozen people typically attend council meetings in Dixon, a small town 30 minutes outside Sacramento. On Tuesday night, some 300 people showed up to speak out against a city ...

Former Cal-Nev young person appointed to fill vacancy in Montana legislature

Emma Kerr-Carpenter won unanimous approval among Yellowstone County commissioners Tuesday to complete the unexpired term of a representative in Montana’s House District 49 ...

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