GBHEM Publishing Releases a Book Offering Help for Missional Churches
Ideal for those who want to engage or are engaged in mission, this new book by Laceye and Gaston Warner encourages readers to move mission beyond “us and them” to “all of us together.”
GBHEM Publishing Releases a Book Offering Hope for The UMC
In the book, Lawrence explores the meaning for the requiem as a voice of hope for Christians. Lawrence explains that the word “requiem” heralds the promise of resurrection and power of life. A requiem is not about death, rather it is a prayer that accepts Jesus’s redemptive sacrifice, trusts in his resurrection, and finds abundant life. Lawrence asserts that this can help Christians be confident and remain unshaken by the challenges we face as...
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Sarah E. Bollinger Joins GBHEM as the Director of Leadership Development in Collegiate Ministry
GBHEM announced the appointment of Sarah E. Bollinger, Ph.D., as the director of Leadership Development in Collegiate Ministry in the Division of Higher Education’s Office of Collegiate Ministry. Bollinger’s appointment is effective January 16, 2018.
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New Scholarship Fund for Deacons Honors a Woman Who Dedicated Her Life to Church Service
GBHEM is honored to announce the latest addition to its more than 70 scholarship funds. The Rubie Plant Butterworth Scholarship Fund will provide financial assistance to individuals attending one of the 13 United Methodist seminaries and pursuing ordination as a deacon. The creation of the scholarship fund was initiated by Jim Butterworth who was looking for a way to honor his mother for her 90th birthday and years of service in The United...
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EIST Grants Are Used to Transform Young Lives and Recruit Minorities for Church Service
GBHEM's mission is centered around the formation and development of leaders for The United Methodist Church. As leaders reflect the people that they serve, GBHEM is committed to ensuring that ethnically diverse leaders at every level are recruited, trained and retained for service within the church. Ethnic In-Service Training Grants (EIST) award up to $10,000 for innovative minority training programs. Applications open now!
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GBHEM Commemorates Three Education Milestones in Argentina
GBHEM traveled to Argentina to celebrate three milestones within United Methodist global education—the opening of GBHEM’s Regional Hub for Leadership, Education and Development (LEaD Hub) for Latin America and the Caribbean, the 25th anniversary of the University of the Latin American Educational Center (UCEL), and the 2017 board of directors meeting for the International Association of Methodist Schools, Colleges, and Universities (IAMSCU).
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Thomas Wolfe Named IAMSCU President
The IAMSCU Board of Directors elected Rev. Dr. Tom Wolfe, president and chief executive officer of Iliff School of Theology, as the acting president of the organization. Wolfe is a former member of the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry’s (GBHEM) board of directors, past University Senate president, and was the IAMSCU vice president.
GBHEM Publishing Releases a Book Offering Help for Missional Churches
GBHEM Publishing Releases a Book Offering Hope for The UMC
Sarah E. Bollinger Joins GBHEM as the Director of Leadership Development in Collegiate Ministry
New Scholarship Fund for Deacons Honors a Woman Who Dedicated Her Life to Church Service
EIST Grants Are Used to Transform Young Lives and Recruit Minorities for Church Service
GBHEM Commemorates Three Education Milestones in Argentina
Thomas Wolfe Named IAMSCU President

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