July 01, 2019
It took me a while to dare write again. So many things had already happened although I know God has been there all along, at all times, prepared me emotionally, and in every aspect in my life, even physically on things that will happen. Still…..facing your own reality is scary. Read more
January 07, 2019
January 7, 2019 Dear friends, Happy holiday season to you! I pray that you and your loved ones have enjoyed a blessed celebration of Christmas, and a safe and joyful New Year! It has been a blessing to celebrate the holiday season here in Kyiv, where both Western and Orthodox Christian communities have been gathering for traditional worship services to mark the holy season. Yesterday I led an ecumenical worship service celebrating Epiphany, when the miracle of Christmas—God taking ...
Thanksgiving and Advent Message from Missionaries Sara Flores Quinones and Douglas Dakin Cook from Ecuador
November 24, 2018
Dear friends, In this Thanksgiving time, we give thanks to God because you truly are part of God’s Mission in Ecuador. We give thanks for your love, prayers and offerings sent through the Advance Projects for Pastor’s Support, Children’s Ministries and Construction. We give thanks for the presence of Volunteer in Mission teams, thanks for your work and witness together with the Ecuadorian Churches. “What you are doing is much more than a service that supplies God’s people with what they ...
August 27, 2018
Immigration clinics are usually held once a week at a public, community place like a church or a school. They are places where immigrants can go to receive assistance filling out their immigration paper work. Immigration clinics are staffed by volunteers who are able to bear witness to the histories, hopes, and vulnerabilities of our immigrant friends. Rev. Rafeal García provides his witness from a summer of volunteering at an immigration clinic in New York City.
July 29, 2018
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April 01, 2018
Dear sisters and brothers in Christ, Greetings in the name of our risen Lord Jesus Christ, and Happy Easter! I pray that you and your loved ones have celebrated a joyous day of resurrection, and that you are well and blessed in the Lord. In the words of the traditional Russian-language Easter greeting, “Христос воскрес! Во истину воскрес!” ("Khristos voskres! Vo istinu voskres!") Christ is risen! He is risen indeed! Click here to read the letter.
February 13, 2018
A group of 11 persons representing the Caribbean Mission Partnership and the First Flushing UMC and the Korean Caucus visited Jamaica from February 5 – 9, 2018. The purpose of the trip was to meet with some of the leadership in the Jamaica District of the Methodist Church, of the Methodist Church in the Caribbean and the Americas, and to visit one of the projects being supported in the District (Roof replacement at the Sterling Castle church and school) by CMP with generous assistance by First ...
November 17, 2017
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November 01, 2017
Message from: Rev. John Calhoun Coordinator of International Ministries, Kyiv, Ukraine Global Ministries, The United Methodist Church firstname.lastname@example.org GBGM Advance #13970Z
October 09, 2017
In 2016, the CT District raised $17,344.50 to support a partnership with Accion Medica Cristiana in Nicaragua. 350 filters were distributed along with health and hygiene education to 5 communities in the North Autonomous Caribbean Region blessing close to 2,000 people. Read the report, "CT District Filtrones Project."