Global Ministries connects The United Methodist Church in Mission through a variety of programs, partners, and campaigns:
Working in more than 60 countries around the world, United Methodist missionaries come from many places and backgrounds and witness and serve in dramatically different locales and cultures. They engage in a range of activities and professions including pastors, educators, congregational and leadership developers, regional coordinators for UMCOR, agriculturalists, health coordinators, and doctors.
Generation Transformation offers three opportunities for young adult mission service: Global Mission Fellows, Global Justice Volunteers and Individual Volunteers.
The United Methodist Church has launched more than a dozen new or renewed Mission Initiatives in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe and Central America since the 1990s. The 12 countries with mission initiatives are: Cambodia, Cameroon, Central Asia, Eurasia, Honduras, Laos, Latvia, Lithuania, Mongolia, Senegal, Thailand and Vietnam.