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Nurturing Leaders. Changing Lives.

48th Women of Color Scholar Builds Community, Promotes Belonging

48th Women of Color Scholar Builds Community, Promotes Belonging

Learn about recent graduate Elyse Ambrose and how she is using her degree to help others build welcoming and understanding community spaces.

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Registration for Exploration 2019 is OPEN!

Registration for Exploration 2019 is OPEN!

November 1-3, 2019 • Orlando, FL. Exploration creates sacred space for young adults, ages 18-26, to be in meaningful fellowship, passionate worship, theological reflection, and practical workshops as they discern...

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GBHEM Loan Applications Are Open

United Methodist Loans from GBHEM

Students may borrow up to $10,000 per calendar year for a maximum total loan of $40,000

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GBHEM Stands with Our Schools

GBHEM Stands with Our Schools

Read the recent message from Rev. Greg Bergquist, GBHEM acting general secretary, and learn how GBHEM unequivocally supports our schools in their mission and ministry into the future.

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Lead On. We’re With You.

We are GBHEM, the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. As The United Methodist Church’s leadership development center, we nurture and resource lay and clergy leaders around the world. We help people discover, claim and flourish in their callings. We stand with them, connecting them with what they need to be principled Christian leaders who seek to better the world.

Leadership Toolbox

Effective Ministry 360

With EM360, congregations can establish clear ministry goals and plan ways to successfully meet those goals today and in the future.

Leaders at Work

In the early 1980s, United Methodists in Africa, led by Bishop Arthur Kulah of Liberia and Bishop Emilio J. M. de Carvalho of Angola, set a challenge before the church to design, site and build a new university for the continent of Africa. As a member of the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry (GBHEM) team that rose to that challenge, Dr. Kenjiro (Ken) Yamada played a pivotal role in the establisment and growth of Africa University. MORE >

Truth Telling in a Post-Truth World

D. Stephen Long

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Cokesbury

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In recent years, truth has become a relative term. How can we recognize the truth when everyone does “what is right in their own eyes”? When we accept and expect lies, how is civil society possible? If everyone h... MORE >