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What fall ministries and programs are you planning? Here are some tools to support your work:

Extend fall invitations
Get back to school swag
Be prepared for a season of invitation this fall! As students and families return to school routines, they may consider visiting a church as well. Choose and customize back-to-school and fall seasonal outreach resources that best fit your community. A variety of tools are available in English and Spanish. While supplies last, use coupon code UMCF19 to save $200 off your order!
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Download NEW generosity resources
generosity resources
When you’re preparing to talk with your congregation about our global connection, the impact we’re making around the world or the importance of a local stewardship campaign, turn to the NEW Generosity Pastor and Leaders' Kit. The collection of resources, including a bulletin insert, sermon starters, offering slides and much more, will help you approach the subjects of giving and generosity.
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