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 it was time to evacuate.

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.

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...

Website Development Grants

Website Development Grants are for local United Methodist churches and church entities who do not currently have a website.

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, ...

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:

Open hearts. Open minds. Open doors.