Make Miracles This Palm Sunday and Easter Do you want to see miracles in your church, community, region and the world? Dedicate your Easter Week offerings to the Miracles Everywhere campaign and take part in God's miracles. Click here to download a church bulletin insert for your service.
Bring Campaign Pledges to Annual Conference Bring your church's pledges to the Miracles Everywhere campaign to Annual Conference and help us fund miracles in GNJ and across the world. We have already surpassed $4 million toward our $6 million goal! Click here.
IGNITE Registration Open
Are your youth ready to 'Move Mountains' at IGNITE 2019? Registration is now open! Click here for the video. Click here for youth leader's guide. Click here to register!
Don't Have Youth in Your Church? Sponsor One
You, your church or organization have the unique opportunity to invest in the life of a young person for Christ by supporting the 2019 IGNITE Scholarship Fund. Click here to take part and change a life
Register for Annual Conference GNJ’s 2019 Annual Conference will be held May 19-21 at The Wildwoods Convention Center. Click here to register.
Clergy and Delegate Nominations GNJ clergy and laity delegate nominations to General and Jurisdictional Conference can be viewed online. Click here for clergy and here for laity.
Reserve Group Space To schedule a special gathering at the Convention Center during Annual Conference, please click here.
New Workshop: Intercultural Competence An intercultural competence workshop led by Kristina Gonzalez from the Northwest Episcopal Area has been added. Learn more here. If you have already registered and wish to change your workshop selection contact Beverly Karlovich.
Rise Against Hunger Make a difference by participating in an exciting, high-energy, inter-generational meal packing event with the goal to pack 30,024 meals for Rise Against Hunger. To view all workshops, click here.
Special Dinners, Breakfasts - Click here to register for the Small Group Membership Church Breakfast Bible Study. - Click here to register for a dinner sponsored by the committees on Church & Society, Religion & Race and Conference Commission on Christian Unity and Inter-Religious Concerns. - Click here to register for the Strengthening the Black Church in the 21st Century (SBC21) dinner.
- Click here to contact Craig Dunn and register for the Drew Theological School Focus Group Breakfast.
Ushers, Pages, Tellers and Minute Takers Each year District Superintendents are asked to recruit persons to serve as Ushers, Pages and Tellers at the Annual Conference session. Click here for details.
Blueprint for Wellness at Annual Conference Take your Blueprint for Wellness at Annual Conference. Click here for more information, a wellness flyer, toolkit and to register.
Sign Up for 40 Days of Prayer Click here to sign up to receive 40 days of prayer in the 40 days leading up to GNJ's Annual Conference. Hear personal stories and pray in unison as May approaches.
Annual Conference Prayer Team Volunteers are needed to work with the prayer ministry during Annual conference, which includes praying with people as well as assisting at 5 prayer stations. Open to visitors, seminary students, clergy and laity. Contact Gina Yeske to take part.
Take the Road Trip That Leads to a Breakthrough Join fellow pastors in a planning day to prepare Road Trip, a series component of the GNJ Breakthrough resource, on May 2 at the Mission and Resource Center. Click here for details, downloadable resources, and to register.
GNJ's strategic partnership of youth, camping and campus ministries
Celebrate Camping Sunday, April 28
Want to get your youth and their parents excited about GNJ summer camps? Celebrate Camping Sunday with specially developed worship resources for churches. Click here to access resources and start preparing now.
Open Summer Camp Volunteer Positions
Next Generation Ministries is seeking to fill the below volunteer positions for 2019 summer camping programs at Pinelands Center in Mt. Misery. Click here for details and to apply. Stay tuned for paid positions, coming soon. - Assistant Camp Director
- Cabin Leader
- Music Director
- Photography and Video Director
Princeton Forum on Youth Ministry
Youth leaders are invited to the forum, April 23-26, where thought leaders, pastors and scholars will gather on the campus of Princeton Theological Seminary to provide lectures, seminars and worship. Click here to learn more.
Serving the financial stewardship and investment needs of Greater New Jersey, its local churches and its agencies
An Update From Wespath Click here to read an update from Wespath regarding the successful launch of institutional investments, rebounding financial markets, and commitment to serving investors.
Bishop Cho Appointed to Calvary Korean UMC
Bishop Schol and the cabinet announced the appointment of Bishop Young Jin Cho to Calvary Korean UMC in East Brunswick. CKUMC is one of GNJ's flagship churches and among the 25 fastest growing United Methodist churches in the U.S. Click here to read the press release.
Honoring Drew Dyson
Raritan Valley District Superintendent Rev. Dr. Drew Dyson is transitioning to his new position as as the Executive Director of Princeton Senior Resource Center. A service honoring his ministry with GNJ will be held on April 14 at 4:00 p.m. at Bridgewater UMC. No clergy procession, reception to follow. All are invited.