2019 PrimeTimers Events and Scholarships

Global Ministries and the Mission Volunteers Office are pleased to offer twogreat educational and mission service events, one in the Czech Republic and one in Paducah, Kentucky. Both events are designed with less strenuous activities than the traditional UMVIM team. The events will continue to focus on peace and poverty, history and sustainability of resources, […]

United Methodist Aid Reaches East Congo

By Judith Osongo Yanga and Kathy L. Gilbert Oct. 11, 2016 | UMNS United Methodist aid has reached the city of Beni in the Democratic Republic of East Congo, which was the site of a brutal attack by rebel Allied Democratic Forces, a group linked to Islamists in Uganda, on Aug. 13. On Oct. 4, […]

Health Relief-Supply Kit

Relief-supply kits help provide care for the most vulnerable people during times of crisis. UMCOR collects 6 types of kits for global distribution and cleaning buckets for US distribution after storms. For specific instructions on how to assemble please click the following link: Health Kit TNUMC will accept kits at: Tennessee Conference Office 304 S. […]

Opportunity to Serve in Virginia

The Virginia Conference invites teams from around the Southeastern Jurisdiction to come and help with long-term recovery in areas affected by the February 24 tornado outbreak. There are open weeks this summer and throughout the fall. For additional information or to schedule your team, contact Forrest White, Long-Term Recovery Manager and UMVIM Coordinator for the Virginia Conference, at VirginiaUMVIM@gmail.com.

Opportunity to Serve in Alabama West Florida

Certified Chain Saw Operators and Roof Tarpers are being requested for one-day shifts, any Monday–Saturday in Century, FL, located one hour north of Pensacola. There are several properties that need large trees, stumps, and debris cleared off of property so that demolition can begin. Additionally, there are several homes with leaking tarps that need replacement until new roofs can […]

Opportunity to Serve in Central Texas

The Central Texas United Methodist Conference is in need of trained Early Response Teams from other conferences and jurisdictions to help with flooding in their area. They are currently working in the cities of Granbury of Cisco. For more information, please contact Rev. Laraine Waughtal atlaraine@ctcumc.org or Sheryl Crumrine at sheryl@ctcumc.org. If you are ready to register your team, please click here.

Opportunity to Serve in Alabama

The state of Mississippi saw multiple rounds of torrential rains that fell almost continuously from March 9th through March 14th. These prolonged torrential rains resulted in widespread flash flooding and river flooding across the region. Floodwaters damaged homes, businesses, and closed many primary and secondary roads across the state. The need is great. There are families […]

Sewing Relief-Supply Kit

Relief-supply kits help provide care for the most vulnerable people during times of crisis. UMCOR collects 6 types of kits for global distribution and cleaning buckets for US distribution after storms. For specific instructions on how to assemble please click the following link: Sewing Kit TNUMC will accept kits at: Tennessee Conference Office 304 S. […]

School Relief-Supply Kit

Relief-supply kits help provide care for the most vulnerable people during times of crisis. UMCOR collects 6 types of kits for global distribution and cleaning buckets for US distribution after storms. For specific instructions on how to assemble please click the following link: School Kit TNUMC will accept kits at: Tennessee Conference Office 304 S. […]

Layette Relief-Supply Kit

Relief-supply kits help provide care for the most vulnerable people during times of crisis. UMCOR collects 6 types of kits for global distribution and cleaning buckets for US distribution after storms. For specific instructions on how to assemble please click the following link: Layette Kit TNUMC will accept kits at: Tennessee Conference Office 304 S. […]