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Useful Links

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Prayer and Devotional Resources:

Website Brief Description
www.biblegateway.com Search the Bible. Online searchable Bible resource available in dozens of versions and languages.
www.dailyword.com/ Daily Word offers inspiration and practical teachings to help people of all faiths live healthy, prosperous and meaningful lives. Daily Word’s online resource features daily affirmative messages, featured articles and spiritual poetry.
www.gbod.org/sightpsalms Many believers find the use of images a rich resource for prayer and meditation. A resource from the UMC General Board of Discipleship introduces an image or photograph with each daily devotional to evoke reflection on God’s presence in our lives. “Sight Psalms” inspire prayer and engages the senses in meaningful ways.
upperroom.org/devotional/ The Upper Room is a global ministry dedicated to supporting the spiritual formation of Christians seeking to know and experience God more fully.

United Methodist Church Resources:

Website Brief Description
www.nyac.com/ NY Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church
http://umc.org/ Global site of the United Methodist Church (UMC)
new.gbgm-umc.org/about/ The General Board of Global Ministries is the global mission agency of the United Methodist Church, its annual conferences, missionary conferences, and local congregations
moodle.umcom.org/moodle/ UMC Online Learning Center. An online learning and do-it-yourself resource to help you gain the knowledge and skills you need to be an effective church member and/or leader in the UMC. Courses such as “United Methodism 101” and “Connectional Giving” are offered.

YUMC Supported Mission and Outreach Organizations / Resources:

Website Brief Description
www.janpeekhouse.org/ Jan Peek House is a safe haven for the area’s homeless men and women. Located in Peekskill NY, this 19-bed facility is open 365 days a year providing shelter and food; and is a conduit to comprehensive support services.
www.midnightrun.org Midnight Run is a volunteer organization dedicated to finding common ground between the housed and the homeless in collaboration with more than 150 community organizations in New York. A Midnight Run consists of sorting clothing, toiletries and preparing food to serve our homeless friends in New York City.
www.nhsa.org National Head Start Association is an advocacy group whose work is focused on being the untiring voice that will not be quiet until every vulnerable child is served with the Head Start model of support for the whole child, the family and the community. They work diligently for policy and institutional changes that ensure all vulnerable children and families have what they need to succeed.
www.putyourfaithinaction.org/ Online resource for Faith in Action Sunday; a church-wide campaign that creates an outward focus and a heart to serve in the community.
www.rbmission.org/ Red Bird Mission, a non-profit agency located in the Appalachian mountains of Southeastern Kentucky, empowers individuals and advocates justice by providing educational, health, and community outreach ministries to area low-income residents.
www.samaritanspurse.org/occ/ Samaritan’s Purse has done its utmost to follow Christ’s command by going to the aid of the world’s poor, sick, and suffering. This organization is the coordinator of Operation Christmas Child program.
www.souperbowl.org/ Souper Bowl of Caring is a national movement of congregations, schools, community organizations and compassionate individuals caring for others on Super Bowl weekend. Souper Bowl of Caring equips and mobilizes youth to positively impact their communities by collecting money or food on or near Super Bowl weekend.
www.umarmy.org/ United Methodist Action Reach-Out Mission by Youth (U.M. ARMY) provides Christ-centered, quality youth work camps that serve people in need and promote spiritual growth and leadership development in youth.
new.gbgm-umc.org/umcor/about/ The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) is the not-for-profit global humanitarian aid organization of the United Methodist Church. UMCOR is working in more than 80 countries worldwide, including the United States. UMCOR responds to natural or civil disasters.