Hurricane Florence: How Cal-Nev Can Help

United Methodists in the California-Nevada Annual Conference are “passionate” about disaster relief and recovery, according to Conference Disaster Response Director Sonja Edd-Bennett. As Hurricane Florence bears down on the East Coast, preparing relief buckets is one way to help.

Western Jurisdiction Mission Cabinet endorses the One Church Plan

We are the Mission Cabinet of the Western Jurisdiction, composed of your bishops, Directors of Connectional Ministries, and Leadership Team Chair. We speak to you out of a ...

Departure of Director of Communications

Our Conference Director of Communications, Dr. Larry Hygh, Jr. effective August 31, 2018, will be leaving his position to assume a new one.

Missionary Assigned to the Western Jurisdiction for Hispanic/Latino Ministry Work

Rev. Elizabeth (Liz) Marrero is a missionary with the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church serving as coordinator of the Western Jurisdiction’s ...

Rev. John Oda Elected President of NFAAUM

The Rev. John Oda was elected president of the National Federation of Asian American United Methodists (NFAAUM) earlier this summer. Oda is the pastor of Lake Park UMC in ...

Donate to Fire Relief

This helps the Conference to respond quickly to immediate needs and to partner with UMCOR for both emergency and long term recovery.

Progress Report on Work with Glide Foundation Leaders

Earlier this week a team composed of DS Staci Current, Conference Lay Leader Micheal Pope, Conference CORE Team Chair Rev. Kathi McShane, Conference Executive Director of ...

Back-To-School Resources

Brand new back-to-school resources are available to help you welcome students and families to worship services and church events.

Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month is Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, and new tools are available to help your church celebrate the contributions of Hispanic-Latino individuals in your community.

No end in sight for church wildfire response

The evening session of Vacation Bible School was just wrapping up at First United Methodist Church in Redding, California, when the word came — the Carr Fire was advancing and...

Perspectives on Decision 2019

Circuit Rider, a publication of the United Methodist Publishing House, offers varied perspectives as The United Methodist Church prepares for the special General Conference in...

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