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Heart-warming results of Global Mission... Twenty years later!

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Pasadena Community Church members recall the early beginnings of this heart-warning report recently sent to their Global Mission Ministry team.

Upon the Shoulders of Giants

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I recently attended the Angola Connection where I met some of the most extraordinary missionaries I've ever met. In this blog, medical missionary Betty Bridgman and Methodist educator Ed LeMaster share memories of their days in Angola.

Trip marks 130 years of Methodism in Cuba

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Bishop Ken Carter and leaders of the Florida Conference visit Cuba for the celebration of 130 years of Methodism in the island. (Taken from the Florida Conference Connection)

Building a Roof Together

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Construction moves forward at the Boys Boarding House in Quessua, as a new roof is being installed and a team of volunteers from Florida gets ready to travel to Angola.

Seeking Missionaries for Latin America and the Caribbean

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Global Ministries seeks missionaries to serve within the global Methodist connection in a variety of roles and ministries around the world. Currently, they are seeking qualified candidates who wish to explore a call to mission service in the Latin American and Caribbean regions.

Meet Individual Volunteers Nate and Elinda Steury

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Nate and Elinda Steury are very excited about God's call to ministry in Zambia under the umbrella of United Methodist Volunteers in Mission. Let us keep them in our prayers as they start a new chapter of service at Kafakumba Training Center on June 4, 2013.

Jet lag

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Jet lag usually is a significant inconvenience on mission trips to distant time zones. On our recent trip to Zambia (April 1-11), however, jet lag proved to be a major blessing. Read more...

Meet individual volunteer Katie Yaun!

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Katie Yaun, a new UMVIM volunteer from the Florida Conference, will be working with Mision Fronteras for about 9 months, launching and directing the new Teach the Teachers Program to improve English language skills throughout the region. Read how she got here in her own words.

Say a Prayer, Send a Note (III)

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"Say a Prayer, Send a Note" encouraging churches and individuals across the Florida Conference to support our missionaries by praying for them and by sending notes of appreciation for their service. We are featuring today missionaries Alex and Brenda Awad, Gordon and Teca Greathouse, and E. and B. Barte.

Letter from individual volunteer Sarah Rosenburg

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The Florida Conference is blessed to have several individual volunteers that minister around the world on GBGM or UMVIM vetted projects. Sarah Rosenburg is one of them, serving at Renewed Hope Missions in the Dominican Republic.

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