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2021 Annual Meeting

May 5, 2020

Join us in Boulder, CO April 27-29, 2021. Please click here for more details.

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Happy Passover and Easter

April 9, 2020

When everything was dark and it seemed that the sun would never shine again, Your love broke through. We pray that the Easter light of life, hope and joy, will live in us each day; and that we will be bearers of that light into the lives of others. Amen. From all of us at…

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UMA Annual Meeting Important Update

Important Notice About UMA Annual Meeting

March 16, 2020

March 16, 2020 Colleagues, After careful consideration and in an abundance of care for our members and the people they serve, the United Methodist Association of Health and Welfare Ministries (UMA) has made the difficult decision to cancel our 2020 UMA Annual Meeting in Boulder, CO. The Executive Committee of the Board met today and…

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COVID-19 Update

March 11, 2020

March 11, 2020: The UMA 2020 Annual Meeting from April 28-30 in Boulder, CO will be held as scheduled. There are no plans to postpone or cancel the conference. UMA continues to monitor the rapidly changing situation related to the spread of COVID-19. UMA’s main priority is to ensure the safety of our participants, speakers…

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UMA Response to a Way Forward

February 3, 2020

February 3, 2020 United Methodists around the world have been focused on a Way Forward and its implications for the future of The United Methodist Church related to the Church’s stance on human sexuality. The issue of LGBTQ clergy and marriage has for many years created a divide and strong convictions in our religious community.…

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Registration for Annual Meeting Now Open

January 30, 2020

Registration is now open for the 2020 UMA Annual Meeting in Boulder, Colorado, April 28-30. UMA will be hosted by Frasier, located in Boulder, Colorado. Register by March 27 for early bird discounts and discounts for multiple team members. Annual Meeting Brochure:Our Annual Meeting Brochure is available here. For more information click here, or email us at

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