World Communion Sunday - October 2, 2011 (may be celebrated at any time)
World Communion Sunday is one of the six churchwide Special Sundays of The United Methodist Church. World Communion Sunday provides scholarships for U.S. racial- and ethnic-minority students and international students, on both undergraduate and graduate levels. World Communion Sunday is celebrated on the first Sunday in October.
Your Generous Gifts Provide:
- World Communion Scholarships (General Board of Global Ministries), with at least one-half of the annual amount for ministries beyond the United States;
- Ethnic Minority Scholarship Program (General Board of Higher Education and Ministry); and
- Ethnic In-Service Training Program (General Board of Higher Education and Ministry).