Minnesotans provide hope and helping hands in Hurricane Harvey recovery

Early Response Teams from Minnesota traveled to Texas to be the hands and feet of Christ for people who are recovering from the August hurricane.

100 Years of Service and Advocacy

Emma Norton Services has walked alongside thousands of women in need and their families in Minnesota for the past 100 years.

Students at University of Minnesota benefit from Wesley Foundation’s Leadership

The Wesley Foundation, a campus ministry at the University of Minnesota, is thriving with two new leaders on the staff. Students are preaching sermons, serving ...

Why Water Matters Summit Held in Minneapolis

The Why Water Matters Summit, planned by Native American clergy and laity, was held in Minnesota because the state contains the headwaters of the Mississippi. ...

The Event 2017 brings 320 youth together

Over 320 middle school youth attended the annual youth gathering. Youth grew in faith with friends from all over the Minnesota Annual Conference.
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1/20/2018: Early Response Basic Training and Recertification ...

Be among the first to help after a natural disaster....

1/20/2018: Immigration Workshop

Save the Date: The Minnesota Conference Church and Society team is presenting Stranger: Mercy and Justice at Coon Rapids UMC. Learn about immigrant and refugee ...

3/2/2018: Confirmation Gathering 2018

Confirmation students from across the state gather as we look at what it means to be a disciple.

3/16/2018: Southern Prairie District Youth Winter Retreat

This weekend retreat is for sixth- through 12th-grade students who want to grow in their relationship with Jesus. Expect passionate worship, relevant Bible ...

3/17/2018: VIM Training

Mission training for team leaders

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Make It Easy to Give

Fred Vanderwerf

When the Holy Spirit calls people to be generous, but the church hasn't provided an easy way for them to give, we lose the opportunity to let people answer that...

New City Church Launches with a Packed House

Minnesota United Methodists

Launching a weekly worship service is like throwing a birthday party and not being sure if anyone will come. Rev. Tyler Sit of New City Church in Minneapolis ...

Centenary UMC experiencing ‘breakthroughs of the Spirit’ through MCCI

Minnesota United Methodists

Centenary UMC needed a breakthrough of the Spirit. I asked Bishop Ough about the Missional Church Consultation Initiative (MCCI) program, and our church began ...

MN Annual Conference Volunteer in Mission Opportunities

Lyndy Zabel

After recent natural disasters, many United Methodists want to help. Early Response Teams are there now. But clean-up efforts will continue for many months. ...

Tolerating Bad Behavior in the Church

Susan Nienaber

With the intense divisiveness in our country, congregations are well-positioned to role-model a different way of being together, meeting real needs and building...

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“Change for a change” offering raises funds for Imagine No Malaria

Evangelical UMC (Waseca) decided to raise money for Imagine No Malaria by having a special monthly offering called “Change for a Change” during which we would ...

“The Gathering Place” Opens in Chatfield

Chatfield United Methodist Church’s newly-formed health ministry for senior citizens, The Gathering Place, held its inaugural open house Jan. 10. Led by parish ...

“Ton of Tuna” campaign feeds a community

During Minnesota FoodShare month, River Hills United Methodist Church in Burnsville saw a need to fight hunger in its community. The church came up with a “Ton ...

20+ UMC congregations work to reach thousands at Twin Cities Pride event

Members of Reconciling United Methodist congregations in Minnesota created a float for the Pride parade and hosted a booth where they handed out rainbow peace ...

A Brush With Kindness team ‘serves Jesus while serving others’

Two years ago, members of Lindstrom and Main Street UMCs returned from a mission trip inspired to make change in their own communities.
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