The United Methodist Church
The primary website gives a comprehensive overview of all the facets of United Methodism, including what we believe, how we serve, our main concerns and how we respond and give toward those causes.
WE’RE CONNECTED WORLDWIDE
PVUMC is a local assembly of people who are part of a global connection of United Methodist churches, committees and agencies that together, have life-changing impact on individuals around the world. Want to see how? Below are links to our worldwide connections.
General Board of Global Ministries
This is the worldwide mission, relief and development agency of The United Methodist Church, working with partners and churches in more than 115 countries to equip and transform people and places for God’s mission.rs
General Board of Church and Society
This agency lives out the Christian calling to work toward personal and social holiness through five program priorities, all grounded in racial justice. They are: Poverty, Climate, Health, Peace, Civil and Human Rights.
General Commission on Religion and Race
Racism is our primary focus, but our perspective and partnerships reflect a broader context which includes poverty, nationalism, tribal conflicts, gender discrimination, homophobia, disability and generational bias.
United Women in Faith
We connect women to act boldly for justice and transform communities. Driven by God’s love and united in sisterhood, we work to improve the lives of women, children and youth. Every day, we show up, take action and get it done.
General Commission on United Methodist Men
We help men to mature as disciples as they encourage spiritual formation in others. We empower Jesus’ ministry through men within the congregations of the UMC, with direct ministries for men and with youth scouting.
Founded in 1789, we provide Christian resources for churches, pastors and those they serve. We offer Bibles, books, other resources and church supplies. We serve Methodists worldwide as well as a broad ecumenical audience.
General Council on Finance & Administration
Our ministry is to support the ministry of the United Methodist Church with one goal: to provide cost effective solutions for UMC’s administrative needs so local congregations can focus on their ministries.
Provides communication, public relations and promotion of UMC’s programs, including news gathering and distribution, UMC’s website. We also produce resources, services and training to support the ministries of clergy and lay leaders.
The Upper Room
A resource for Christian spiritual formation, offering a daily devotional guide provided in more than 30 languages. We also suggest new and creative practices to enhance the Christian’s prayer life.
Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church
Visit this site for an in-depth look at initiatives and concerns of the Arkansas Conference.