Volunteers News

VIM team to assist missionary in Bethlehem

published 10/20/2017
On an upcoming trip, Volunteers in Mission from Oklahoma will serve alongside missionary Kristen Brown in Bethlehem. Rev. Brown’s hometown is Tahlequah. The mission will be April 9-20, 2018. If you ...

Conference policy works to protect mission teams

published 9/29/2017
Your church mission team is returning home after serving internationally, but the plane flight is cancelled due to mechanical issues. How do you get home without additional expense? A team member ...

East Cross team takes on international mission, youths step out of comfort zones

published 9/8/2017
BY EVAN HOLMES, YOUTH DIRECTOR, EAST CROSS UMC BARTLESVILLE —God moved in the lives of those in Costa Rica, but I saw Him move in the lives of our East Cross students as well when our Volunteers In ...

Barn-raising complete at Bethel Acres

published 10/10/2014
Photos by Holly McCray Volunteers from New York move a gate Sept. 5 into the new barn for 1 Day Ranch at Bethel Acres, near Shawnee. The man at center is a team leader for New York Says Thank You. ...

Equipping the Church for a Changing World -- Office of Mission event spans globe Nov. 14-15

published 10/10/2014
Mission and service: two crucial components in the DNA of United Methodism. Sign up for a major learning event, packed with workshops and speakers, to further your church’s engagement in these ...

VIM medical team ministry takes on next level

published 9/20/2013
Workshop Nov. 16 An important workshop for medical Volunteers In Mission (VIM) teams will be held Nov. 16 in Oklahoma City to promote the Community-Based Primary Health Care (CBPHC) model of ...