News

  • Men continue support of prayer ministry

    March 4th, 2014

    Migdiel Pérez (right), manager of the Upper Room Prayer Center, presents an award to Chuck Christian (center), prayer advocate for the Southeastern Jurisdiction, and Dennis Brisolara, prayer advocate for the Alabama-West Florida Annual Conference NASHVILLE, Tenn.––UM Men continue to be the foundation upon which the Upper Room Living Prayer Center is … read more

  • Strength for Service becomes a non-denominational ministry

    February 21st, 2014

    Gil Hanke (left), top staff executive of the General Commission on UM Men, presents Larry Coppock, director of the Strength for Service Fund, and LW Smith, chair of the Strength for Service Task Force with life memberships in UM Men. Dan Ramsey (right), president of the National Association of Conference Presidents, notes the important role these… read more

  • UM Men increase number of chartered groups

    February 21st, 2014

    Presidents of annual conferences that increased the number of chartered organizations are honored during the February 27-March 2 meeting of the National Association of Conference Presidents NASHVILLE, Tenn.––There are now 3,745 charted organizations of UM Men, a jump of 149 units, according to the General Commission on UM Men. With 313 chartered… read more

  • A New Year’s Resolution that will transform the United Methodist Church

    January 2nd, 2014

    By Gil HankeWhat would transform each local church within our denomination?  What activities have a proven track record that turn “pew sitters” into “disciples of Christ for the transformation of the world?”  These are not new questions, and the core answer returns us to some basic premises of John Wesley as he understood… read more