budget cutbacks

An allocations committee of the Connectional Table – the UMC's program coordinating council – has proposed severe cutbacks in general church budgets for 2021-24. Read more

Finance and Administration

Heather Hahn describes the process behind massive budget cuts facing the worldwide United Methodist Church Read more

Finance and Administration

Most United Methodist general agencies are facing substantial budget cuts starting in 2021. That means agency leaders are now making hard choices about what ministries to curtail or drop altogether. Read more

Finance and Administration

Despite requests to reconsider the sharp reductions, the General Council on Finance and Administration went ahead with an 18 percent cut in agency budgets. Read more

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The churchwide giving for ministries beyond the local church known as apportionments will be drastically reduced starting in 2021. Read more

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Money and Time

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What does the current U.S. administration’s budget mean for people of faith? asks the Rev. Jeremy Smith. Read more

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David W. Scott looks at the proposal to cut the UMC's coming four-year budget being sent to the 2016 General Conference by top executives of the 13 churchwide boards and agencies. Read more

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