Guidelines for Managing Records of the Annual Conference and the Local Church Records Management
Guide to Financial Resources for Local Church Mission and Ministry Click here for a complete guide to available financial resources
Grants by the General Board of Church and Society Click here for grant information
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Preachers' Aid Society within our Conference has established a representative on each district. The attached flyer introduces Jon Almond as the RISEM representative and outlines what he will do for local churches if they wish.There is no cost to local churches for this resource. Preachers' Aid picks up honorarium and expenses of its reps.
The deadline for submitting applications for Equitable Compensation Grants is November 15. This reminder is for those congregations considering applying for the first time AND those congregations that have previously received grants. If you wish to receive a grant and fit the criteria outlined in the ECC guidelines, you must submit a new application. Please refer to the grant application booklet on the Conference web page (under Business & Finance, click on Form Finder and search for “Equitable” or click the specific links below) for the steps you must take to secure your grant. Should you have any questions or need clarification about the process, please contact your District Superintendent or any member of the Commission.
Mission Share Review Churches interested in applying for Mission Share Relief should begin the process now. Applications should be returned to the District Superintendent for review and approval by November 20th. Decisions will be made by March 1.
To learn more about all of our outreach resources, please visit us at http://www.umcom.org/rethink-church/outreach-resources.
The Rethink Church Grants Team, Wanda Jackson, Project Coordinator
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