United Methodists gather for a Candlelight Service on Christmas Eve at St. Matthew UMC in Fort Worth, Texas. Photo by Angelia Sims of Angelia's Photography.
We are The United Methodist Church


Give thanks for Emmanuel – God with us!

Learn more

What do you know about Epiphany?

Did you know the word, "epiphany" not only means an "a-ha!" moment but also refers to a church holiday celebrated on January 6? Watch and learn more.


Subscription & Podcast

United Methodist Now

Find inspiration for daily living. Twice each month, our e-newsletter offers examples of Christian living, messages of hope, and information on what it means to be a United Methodist.

The Rev. Cindy Serio leads "Get Your Spirit in Shape" listeners through a  guided meditation in recognition of Longest Night/Blue Christmas.

‘Tis the season for all things merry and bright. Except when you’re feeling sad, lonely and perhaps grieving. May you find hope and encouragement with this Blue Christmas guided meditation, even on the longest night. Learn more.

Have questions? We have answers!

Find responses to frequently asked queries or Ask The UMC your question.

January 2024 UMC Giving block image for UMC.org. Photo credit goes to: sai-de-silva-httxBNGKapo -on Unsplash
Your Impact

YOU impact communities

United Methodists celebrate Human Relations Day to raise awareness and strive for a community where everyone is cared for and absent of poverty, hunger and hate.

Gifts received at the special offering taken the Sunday before Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday build King’s vision of “the beloved community” through programs such as Community Developers and United Methodist Voluntary Services and Youth Offender Rehabilitation Programs.

Your contributions spark hope for a beloved community 

Featured stories

Watch, listen & read

Share your story

Support & resources

The Recap | Episode 13

Gain a better understanding of what is going on in The United Methodist Church, find inspiration in stories of ministry and learn how our denomination is transforming the world.

In this episode

Church growth and new congregations | Favorite UMC.org content from 2023 | UMCOR supports needs in the Democratic Republic of the Congo | #BeUMC

Get Your Spirit in Shape podcast

United Methodist Communications is an agency of The United Methodist Church

©2024 United Methodist Communications. All Rights Reserved