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International Roma Day
April 8 is the International Roma Day. What does this date mean, and what are the aims of this special day? more

The Church in the Contemporary World – Annual Conference Bulgaria-Romania
This year’s gathering of Bulgaria-Romania Provisional Annual Conference took place from April 2-5, 2015, in Shumen (Bulgaria). more

There is Room at the Table – Sharing the Gifts Together
From March 12-15, 2015, the annual meeting of the Executive Committee of Central and Southern Europe Central Conference of the UMC took place in Poland. more

No Name
These days a new project list of the Fund for Mission in Europe has been published - an opportunity to get to know various ministries throughout Europe. more

Relevant Relationships
In November 2014, the United Methodist congregation «Light from Light» was established in Sibiu (Romania). more

Training young leaders for the future
Growing out of a very dynamic youth ministry among Russian-speaking youth in Estonia, a new and groundbreaking program has been developed. more

Advent Meeting in Poland
Advent is a special time in the life of the United Methodist Church in Poland. more

Light of Light - UMC Sibiu (Romania)
On November 23, 2014, the second urban United Methodist Church in Romania was established in the beautiful city of Sibiu. more

Sharing an Advent Journey
Last year a number of men and women of the UMC in East Central Europe and in the Balkans had prepared a brochure with Advent meditations. more

The UMC in Romania grows
When the United Methodist Church was officially established in Romania in 2011, it consisted of two communities in Cluj and Micesti. However, the vision was to found other local churches. In Sibiu, this step can be done soon. more

Bishops release human sexuality statement
The Council of Bishops issued a statement concerning human sexuality, addressing their diverse perspectives and calling the people of The United Methodist Church to be in prayer, both for their leaders and for one another. more

Encounters of local churches strengthen the connection
On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Central Conference of Central and Southern Europe, 60 local churches participated in encounters more

Dedication of Roma Church in Alsozsolca (Hungary)
The dedication of the new church building of the United Methodist congregation in Alsozsolca was planned to take place on October 11, 2014 more

2014 WMC Peace Award to Hugh and Shirliann Johnson
Dr. Hugh G. Johnson and his wife Shirliann have been named as co-recipients of the 2014 World Methodist Peace Award. more

Dobrich - three months after the flood
Three months ago heavy rains lead to a devastating flood in Dobrich/Bulgaria. Milen Stefanov reports about this sad day – and about what happened afterwards. more