Mission Insights from the General Secretary

Date Posted: 9/4/2013

In his most recent blog, Thomas Kemper, general secretary for Global Ministries, reminds United Methodists that health has been a major reality of the denomination’s mission agenda. Lifting up the health-related work carried out by early missionaries, Kemper also notes the denomination’s current commitment to the Imagine No Malaria campaign, and the health and development work of the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR). 

In this reflection, Kemper visualizes a broadening of United Methodist health ministries, linking health more closely to ministries with women and children, and those who are marginalized. 
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