The Vision

The Vision is a monthly online publication of the New York Conference. Deadlines are always the first Friday of the month, with posting to the web site about 10 days later. 2017 deadlines are: Jan 6, Feb 3, Mar 3, Apr 7, May 5, Jun 2, Jul 7, Aug 4, Sep 1, Oct 6, Nov 3 and Dec 1.  Please send any stories, photos, ideas, or questions directly to vision@nyac.com.

UMC Believes In Welcoming, Not Exiting - 5/15/2017


Four Merge to Build North Fork UMC - 4/18/2017


YOUTH AMBASSADORS IN GHANA: Mission Mixes Building, Health, History - 3/15/2017


Blocking the Noise To Hear Echo of God - 2/16/2017


BISHOP’S CONVOCATION: A Time to Learn, Engage - 1/20/2017


SPONSORING SYRIAN REFUGEE FAMILY: “The Only Wrong Thing, Was to Do Nothing” - 12/13/2016


DS Julia YH Yim Installed: Wait, Open Up, Worship - 11/16/2016


Installation of Bishop Bickerton: We Need to Hear Message of Love - 10/19/2016


NYAC Ready to Answer Call for ERTs, Flood Buckets - 9/15/2016


Just Call Me Jane — Again - 8/15/2016


2016 NEJ Wrap-Up - 7/22/2016


2016 Annual Conference Wrap-Up - 6/22/2016


AC16 - Saturday Update - 6/11/2016


AC16 - Friday Vision Update - 6/10/2016


AC16 - Thursday Vision Update - 6/9/2016


The Highs & Lows of GC2016 - 5/27/2016


Slashed Church Budget Heads to GC2016 - 4/13/2016


Kicking off Annual Conference 2016 - 3/14/2016


Walking in the Legacy of Dr. King - 2/19/2016


Yim Named To Lead LIE District - 1/11/2016


Postcard From the Edge . . . of Southeast Asia - 12/15/2015


Rebuilding A Korean Landmark - 11/16/2015


Riss Installed as Superintendent - 10/14/2015


'MOUNTAINS OF HOPE' MISSION: Learning New Lessons in Life - 9/17/2015


Sandy Work Week: Demo, Drywall & Sharing the Word - 8/18/2015


Jamaica VIM: Teaching & Helping Build a School - 7/13/2015


"Heed the Call, God Will Qualify" - 6/25/2015


The Vision / Annual Conference Saturday Update - 6/13/2015


The Vision / Annual Conference Friday Update - 6/12/2015


The Vision / Annual Conference Thursday Update - 6/11/2015


Finishing Touches on the Quinipet Seawall - 5/11/2015


Call to 2015 Conference Goes Out - 4/14/2015


United Methodists & Episcopalians: Celebrating Ecumenical Bonds - 3/16/2015


Healing & Redefining Leadership - 2/20/2015


Bishop: A New Year to Explore God’s Yearnings - 1/13/2015


Wishing You a Blessed Christmas - 12/15/2014


Teamwork Brings Family Home - 11/20/2014


Bishop Lyght, Then Middleton to Preside - 10/13/2014


Celebrating the Life of Bishop Martin D. McLee - 9/19/2014


Blessed to Protest for Immigration Reform - 8/13/2014


Bishop McLee Takes Leave; Bishop Irons Named Interim - 7/19/2014


Report from Annual Conference - 6/19/2014


Annual Conference Update - 6/7/2014


Annual Conference Update - 6/6/2014


Annual Conference Update - 6/5/2014


Jump Team Raises $15,000 for Malaria Fight - 5/17/2014


'Coloring Beyond the Lines' - 4/15/2014


Team Work Scores For Sandy Homeowners - 2/17/2014


Team Vital: Learning Opportunities Abound - 12/17/2013


Clinton Salutes Years of UMCS' Mission Work - 11/21/2013