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Bishop Hee-Soo Jung, president of UMCOR’s board of directors, during Global Ministries’ semiannual board meeting in New York City.
The UMCOR Hotline for April 22, 2015
This week’s Hotline features news on recently-approved grants from UMCOR’s board of directors; a World Malaria Day prayer; UMCOR’s bedding kit resource and a video feature on disaster risk reduction.
A view of a volcano in Tungurahua, Ecuador.
The UMCOR Hotline for April 8, 2015
This week’s issue of the UMCOR Hotline features a story about residents of Quero Canton, Ecuador, who, with support from UMCOR, seek to make a healthier life while a nearby volcano spews hazardous ash ...
In the market in Akhaltsikhe, Georgia, a woman sells produce with help from a small loan program run by UMCOR.
The UMCOR Hotline for March 25, 2015
In this week’s issue of the UMCOR Hotline we feature a story of UMCOR’s response to Cyclone Pam; a prayer for food safety on World Health Day, April 7; a resource that tells of the importance of, and ...
UMCOR is able to give 100 percent of designated funds to help those in need, thanks to One Great Hour of Sharing.
The UMCOR Hotline for March 11, 2015
This issue of the UMCOR Hotline features One Great Hour of Sharing news; a prayer in observance of World Water Day, March 22; a Pastor’s Toolkit resource, and a new UMCOR video celebrating its 75-year ...
Please pray for families affected by the conflict in Syria and pray for peace.
The UMCOR Hotline for February 25, 2015
News: Malawi, Mozambique Flood Relief, Prayer: For Our Egyptian Brothers and Sisters, Resource: Relief-Kit Assembly Fair, Media: Preschools for Syrian Refugee Children
The season of Lent, which begins Wednesday, Feb. 18, is a time of preparation for Easter Sunday.
The UMCOR Hotline for February 11, 2015
Special Announcement, News: Reducing Health Risks With Water, Prayer: Lent, Resource: 75 Years: UMCOR Timeline, Media: One Great Hour of Sharing
Francisco Gonzalas is a small-scale farmer in Nicaragua and a part of Prodecoop.
The UMCOR Hotline for February 4, 2015
NEWS: American Canyon Earthquake Recovery, PRAYER: Fair Trade, RESOURCE: 75 Ways to Celebrate UMCOR’S 75th Anniversary, MEDIA: Eco-Palms
In another program, UMCOR and Eglise Methodiste d’Haiti launch a goat-raising project to strengthen local farmer incomes.
The UMCOR Hotline for January 28, 2015
NEWS: Breeding Goats in Haiti, PRAYER: Human Trafficking, RESOURCE: 75 Years with UMCOR - A Historical Timeline, MEDIA: Not Without Hope
Winterization kits were distributed to 1,243 families in Northern Iraq.
The UMCOR Hotline for January 21, 2015
NEWS: Bringing Warmth to Northern Iraq, PRAYER: One Great Hour of Sharing, RESOURCE: A Look at Haiti’s Journey to Recovery, MEDIA: Clean Water & Sanitation in Guatemala
The Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial in Washington was dedicated by President Obama on Oct. 16, 2011.
The UMCOR Hotline for January 14, 2015
NEWS: Sri Lanka Flood Relief, PRAYER: In Memory of Dr. King, RESOURCES: UMCOR’S 75th Anniversary, MEDIA: Haiti Five Years Later: Jim Gulley Remembers
Volunteers move rocks together in Tapion, Ouest, Haiti.
The UMCOR Hotline for January 7, 2015
NEWS: Haiti Anniversary, PRAYER: Haiti, MEDIA: Haiti, Five Years Later: Rev. Gesner Paul, RESOURCE: School and Health Kits Needed
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