The UMC will celebrate Native American Ministries Sunday May 5. This churchwide Special Sunday typically occurs on the third Sunday of Eastertide.
Whenever you choose to celebrate it, consider how small groups in your congregation can engage in studies to learn more about the Native Americans, including those who are United Methodist. Request information or Invite guests from the conference’s Committee on Native American Ministries. Contact the Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Research and report on the traditions and heritage of Native American United Methodists and explore our denomination’s history with First Americans, including our 2016 Act of Repentance and Reconciliation . Show the presentation that outlines ” Five Reasons We Celebrate Native American Ministries Sunday.”
Download the Leader’s Kit and find valuable resources to engage your congregation fully in this special offering on Native American Ministries Sunday. Your support provides Native American seminary scholarships and outreach that honors and celebrates Native American heritage, culture and communities.