Local Church Participation in Global Health Ministry
2016 Book of Resolutions, #3209
Whereas, it is the responsibility of the United Methodist Global Health to “assist conference units in addressing emerging and ongoing global health issues” and further states that the United Methodist Global Health has as one of its responsibilities to “assist local churches, districts, and annual conferences to develop ministries of health, healing, and wholeness”; Therefore, be it resolved, in order to address emerging and ongoing health issues and to develop ministries on health, healing, and wholeness, each local church is encouraged to participate in at least one global health ministry each year.
See Social Principles, ¶ 162V.
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