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The Rev. Dr. Kim Cape has served as top executive of the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry since 2011. Read more

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The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry's new branding campaign aims to emphasize its role as a leadership development unit. Read more

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Educators are examining how the values of UMC-related higher education could inform the denomination's mission. Read more

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The first United Methodist-related institution of higher learning in Mozambique is providing education and home to an African country seeking to rise above its strife-torn past. Read more

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United Methodist students can apply to the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry for college loans at rates less than those on the open market. Read more

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Confused and contentious as they were, participants in the study gathering expressed gratitude for the opportunity to bring together seminary scholars and United Methodist bishops. Read more

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Collegiate ministers and students traveled to Belfast, Ireland, to observe how Northern Irish peacemakers work to resolve conflicts between Catholics and Protestants. Read more

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A second academic gathering to aid the deliberations of the Commission on A Way Forward will focus on United Methodist mission. Read more

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A new study guide intended to help with constructive conversations on human sexuality is offered to United Methodist congregations. Read more

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Unity & Sex Colloquy

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A gathering of United Methodist seminary professors offered scholarly papers on human sexuality and the nature of the church, intended to aid the Commission on A Way Forward, reports Heather Hahn. Read more

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The new website provides support for an event, “The Unity of the Church and Human Sexuality: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness,” co-sponsored by the UMC's higher education agency and a UMC association. Read more

A Way Forward

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The percentage of United Methodist clergy educated at UMC-affiliated schools has risen each year since 2009, approaching two-thirds of clergy graduates. Read more

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A Lilly Foundation grant has enabled a new scholarship for United Methodist pastoral students that's being administered by the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. Read more

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College students from around the world will gather in Atlanta Nov. 4-6 for the Imagine What’s NEXT conference, designed to help them discover their passions and put them into action for Christ. Read more

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The United Methodist agency charged with overseeing colleges, universities and academic preparations for ordained ministry approved a nearly $49 million budget. Read more

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Students with United Methodist loans and scholarships who have been affected by floods in southern Louisiana are offered help through the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. Read more

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The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry in Nashville, Tenn., will debut two new academic publishing imprints this fall: Foundery Books and New Room Books. Read more

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The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry has released a new guidebook, "Answering the Call," to help those considering ordained ministry. Read more

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Candler Campus

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The new website provides support for an event, “The Unity of the Church and Human Sexuality: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness,” co-sponsored by the UMC's higher education agency and a UMC association. Read more

A Way Forward

Ordinands

GBHEM Chart

The percentage of United Methodist clergy educated at UMC-affiliated schools has risen each year since 2009, approaching two-thirds of clergy graduates. Read more

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