United Methodist Communications offers media production services, guidelines, examples and ready to use resources that equip others at the conference or local church levels to create or improve their communications.
ADVERTISING AND WELCOMING
Rethink Church Resources
These resources help congregations live up to the promise of "Open hearts. Open minds. Open doors." Resources include: customizable postcards, door hangers, worship graphics and bulletin covers. Learn more
Resources for Church Giving (Connectional Giving Team)
Order print resources-—booklets, brochures, calendars, leaflets, offering envelopes, posters—and videos to promote the giving program of The United Methodist Church.
Information Services (InfoServ)
InfoServ is a place where you can ask any question about The United Methodist Church. Contact us to check on current church news; find United Methodist churches and pastors; clarify facts and official statements; learn how to respond to a disaster; find services, programs and resources; locate information in the Book of Discipline; or find an office or staff person.
Daily and Weekly Digest (United Methodist News Service)
Summaries of UMNS stories. Learn more
Bishop Biographies (United Methodist News Service)
Provides biographical information about each of the United Methodist bishops for use by media outlets. Learn more
Interpreter magazine (Publications)
Interpreter is the official program magazine for leaders of The United Methodist Church.
United Methodists in Service magazine (Publications)
United Methodists in Service nurtures first-generation Korean immigrant Christians in their maturity of faith; assists active pastors in their effective ministries; and enables readers to feel connected as United Methodists and committed Christians serving Christ around the world.
SCHOLARSHIPS, FELLOWSHIPS AND INTERNSHIPS
Leonard Perryman Communications Scholarship (Conference RelationsTeam)
This scholarship is awarded to ethnic minority students for undergraduate study in religious journalism or mass communication.
Stoody-West Scholarship (Conference RelationsTeam)
This scholarship is awarded for graduate study in religious journalism or communications.
VIDEO AND AUDIO
Video Productions (United Methodist Productions)
We produce films, documentaries, ad spots, training videos, and video series for our clients. We will guide you from concept development to a polished, finished project. Whether your project is motivational, interpretive, instructional, or inspirational, we will help you design a project that fits your budget and your audiences' needs.
Audio Productions (United Methodist Productions)
Record and master your audio tracks in our fully equipped audio studio. We can record individual groups or small choirs in our recording studio and edit the project in our advanced audio control room. We can also send our highly experienced technicians to you and record your group on location.
Post Production (United Methodist Productions)
We have a deep pool of experienced engineers, editors, animators, and graphic designers available to turn your raw footage into a masterpiece. Our in-house post production wing offers the full complement of digital editing servies for clients, as well as media duplication and packaging.
Studio and Soundstage (United Methodist Productions)
United Methodist Productions can bring your message to life in our 38' x 46' studio and soundstage. Our facility features a 3-wall white cyc, lighting grid, and top quality production equipment to help create and capture the look you need.
Additional services (United Methodist Productions)
Working on something unique? We provide a multitude of additional services including technical support and consultation, live event production, live web streaming, media management and storage, and more!
Web Ministry (Web Ministry Team)
The Internet can be a ministry for the church. United Methodist Communications can help you find the tools you need to make your church Web site a powerful part of your work in the world.
UMC.org Graphics Library (Web Ministry Team)
The UMC.org Graphics Library provides organizational, ministry-related and seasonal graphics/illustrations for use by church organizations free of charge.