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United Methodist Communications is the official communicator and voice of The United Methodist Church.

The agency provides communication resources and services to local churches and annual conferences. UMC Giving, a department of United Methodist Communications, supports Special Sundays and stewardship at all levels, Rethink Church, a marketing campaign of The United Methodist Church, supports outreach and marketing for local churches with personalized resources, videos, articles and grants for new church starts and advertising. The MyCom e-Newsletter offers a wide-range of articles on marketing, communications, leadership, stewardship, outreach, young adults, and more.

The official news service of the church, United Methodist News Service (UMNS), the official UM Program Calendar, the denominational website, UMC.org, and the popular magazine, Interpreter, highlighting United Methodists in action in the world, are all produced at United Methodist Communications.

United Methodist Communications’ training services offers courses in church marketing, technology and United Methodist beliefs, while our technology department offers services such as webhosting and support for local churches with websites and digital communications, and technology solutions for global ministries.

United Methodist Communications has a consultative relationship for communication and public relations with all general agencies of the global Church and with any structure at the jurisdictional, Episcopal area, annual conference, district or local church level. The agency supports a number of websites for United Methodist organizations such as the Council of Bishops, and language portals such as French, Korean and Spanish.

Need to ask a question? InfoServ, a ministry of the agency, offers support for anyone seeking answers to questions about the denomination, its structure, programs and people.

Contact us at United Methodist Communications

Phone numbers. Email addresses. Where to find us. A list of departments and helpful information. Read More

Our Ministries

Through its ministries United Methodist Communications informs, inspires and engages the Church and the world. Read More

Our Commission

The General Commission on Communications is charged with the task of meeting the communication, public relations, and marketing needs of the entire Church, reflecting the cultural and racial diversity within The United Methodist Church. Read More

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Our Staff

The staff at United Methodist Communications is passionate about telling the story of the church and helping you strengthen your ministry of making disciples of Jesus Christ. Read More

Our Foundation

Centered in Christ, committed to excellence, United Methodist Communications informs, inspires and engages the people of the United Methodist Church and the World. Read More

Scholarships & Fellowships

Supporting those persons who seek to serve the church through the ministry of communications is an important way we fulfill our mission to tell the stories of The United Methodist... Read More

Archival photo of a truck for the Radio and Film Commission of The Methodist Church. Photo courtesy of United Methodist Communications.

Communicating faith for 75 years

United Methodist Communications has been telling the story of the church since 1945. See an interactive timeline as the agency marks 75 years. Read More