UMCOM offers local church grants, Easter resources

United Methodist Communications Update

2018 grants for local churches:
 We are in the process of restructuring our grants for 2018 to better fit local church needs.  The applications for New Church Start grants and Website Development grants will open soon. Churches can visit our website for further information and be put on an email alert list at

2018 free UMC Easter resources: Please be sure to let your Conference churches know that our 2018 Easter Resources are now available through our vendor, Outreach. Churches can get $150 of free Easter resources provided by UMCOM through Outreach. They can choose from seven different designs or upload their own artwork. Churches will be responsible for shipping and any costs over the $150 offer. Please visit the Outreach website to view these resources and place an order:
2017 grants awarded:  Below is the list of churches in your Conference who received a 2017 grant.

2017 Website Development Grants:
  • Arlington UMC​ | Jacksonville, FL
  • Carlson Memorial UMC​ | LaBelle, FL
  • First UMC, Fort Meade​ | Fort Meade, FL
  • First UMC, Gainesville​ | Gainesville, FL
  • Mount Zion UMC​ | Jacksonville, FL
  • Riverview UMC​ | Ormond Beach, FL
  • St. John's UMC​ | Winter Haven, FL
  • Tyer Temple UMC​ | Tampa, FL  

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