We offer a number of online resources to help you find out more about Mission Volunteers and to enable you to fulfill God's mission in the world. There are also a number of
others who provide helpful resource material online, so we provide links to these other
While you are free to contact us in New York, you
may also want to contact someone locally in your Jurisdiction or Annual Conference. This contact information is provided below.
Do you know of a link or other resource we should add? Please bring it to our attention so we can check it out. We want to provide as much
resource material as possible. Also let us know if any of the links have changed so
we can update this page.
This section contains the following topics:
Brochures / Booklets / Videos / Training Manual
DOs and DON'Ts for Volunteers
Global Praise 1, 2, 3 - Index of Songs by Country
Guidelines for Sending and
Guía Para El
Envío y Recibo de Grupos de Voluntarios en Misión
sobre el Proyecto de Trabajo, archivo en formato de documento portable (Portable Document
Format, PDF) de Adobe.
Adobe Acrobat®, software gratuito para ver e imprimir archivos PDF de Adobe.
Project Profile form
World Outlook Nov-Dec 1999 issue on Mission Volunteers
United Methodist Volunteers In
Mission - What A Way To Serve!
Jurisdictional UMVIM websites: Full
color map with links or Plain Text
Conference and other UMVIM websites
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Guatemala Volunteers in
information for UMVIM to Haiti
a hands-on mission in West Africa for United
Spanish Immersion offered for UMs from SEJ
The Advance Program
Profiles by GBGM
GBGM: website of the General Board of Global Ministries
Kosovo: United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) information on Kosovo
agencies, Regional offices, Organizations, Topics, Leader Resources
churches: comprehensive database of all UM churches in the United States,
with street address, phone and fax numbers
UM News Service
UMC: official website of The United Methodist Church
Hotline and emergency relief information
Other useful websites
links to websites of every major world airline - click on
"Airlines" on the top lefthand side.
current conditions - Real-time FAA map of major domestic airports (under
"News and Updates" and "Check Airport Status," click on
information on many major airports in the U.S. and the world, including
ground transportation and maps of terminals - click on
"Airports" on the top lefthand side.
Codes: list of major airport codes in the U.S. and the world
Codes for the United States, Canada and the Caribbean by Numerical Order
Profiles from Yahoo!
Converter: user-friendly currency converter engine for international
Embassies and consulates
Internet terminals free and publicly available within a 20-mile radius of your zip
Palestinian Center for Rapprochement between People - Beit Sahour
Time, Domestic: official U.S. time, accurate within 0.4 seconds
Time, World: easy to use links by country, region, and city
Travel Health Online
Travel Insurance Comparison Site - InsureMyTrip.com
Travel Insurance Comparison Site -
Travelers' Health: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
US State Department-Bureau of Consular Affairs: current
world-wide travel information
for U.S. citizens traveling to foreign countries
Weather: comprehensive weather information
World Council of Churches:
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