President's Prayer
July 28, 2019

A Call to Pray – August 2019

Jesus said, ‘Ask and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you. For everyone who asks receives, and everyone who searches finds, and for everyone who knocks, the door will be opened.’ Luke 11:9-10 (NRSV) So we come…
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President's Prayer
July 1, 2019

A Call to Pray – July 2019

‘Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my help and my God.’ (Psalm 42:5,11; 43:5 NRSV) 5 Why am I discouraged? Why am I restless?     I trust you! And I will praise you again…
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President's Prayer
May 30, 2019

A Call to Pray – June 2019

‘When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place.’ Acts 2:1 Holy Spirit, we unite in prayer to greet you. From every land, in cities, towns and villages, in great cathedrals and small groups under the trees, as individuals in the home or workplace, and…
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President's News
May 24, 2019

Aldersgate Day, 24th May

Warmed- heart greetings this Aldersgate Day, 24th May. I have just received an email from Angela Macquiban, who has lived for the last few years in Rome serving with her husband Rev Tim at the Ponte St Angelo English speaking Methodist Church not far from the Vatican city. She wrote,…
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Latin America AreaPresident's News
May 3, 2019

2019 Latin America Area Seminar

Latin America Area Seminar, Sao Paulo, Brazil April  2019 Report by Alison Judd, World President. Three World Officers were able to attend the Latin America Area Seminar in Sao Paulo, Brazil in April 2019. It came very soon after the East Asia Area event in Hong Kong, so we could…
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President's Prayer
May 1, 2019

A Call to Pray – May 2019

‘Grace and peace to you from him who is and who was and who is to come, and from the seven spirits before his throne, and from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To him…
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East Asia AreaPresident's NewsWorld Areas
April 7, 2019

East Asia Area Seminar 2019

World Officers had already been in Kowloon, Hong Kong for a week by the time the East Asia Area Seminar began. From 18-22 March we had met as the World Executive to hear of developments in each Area, discuss various proposals and begin planning the next World Assembly in detail.…
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President's Prayer
April 1, 2019

A Call to Pray – April 2019

The events we recall at Passiontide and Easter evoke a mixture of emotions: fear and confusion, hopelessness and despair, turning to anticipation, awe, praise and thanksgiving. Current events in our world may produce in us some similar emotions. As we weep for those lives lost in the air crash of…
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President's Prayer
February 28, 2019

A Call to Pray – March 2019

‘Let mutual love continue.’ Hebrews 13:1 As delegates to the United Methodist Church General Conference in St Louis return to their homes, many will be deeply disappointed at the result while others will be convinced the best decision has been made. We pray for all United Methodists, in all their…
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President's Prayer
January 31, 2019

A Call to Pray – February 2019

‘Your steadfast love, O Lord, endures for ever. Do not forsake the work of your hands.’ Psalm 138:8b Eternal God, whose love is never-ending and unconditional, we come to you as people of your creation, to ask for forgiveness where we have gone astray, guidance to keep us in your…
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