THE GENERAL COUNCIL ON FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

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Worry-Free IT Bundle

Do you need to revamp your church’s data security, but don’t know how? Or do you need expert support, but are scared it won’t fit in your budget? UMC Support is here to help! Cybersecurity threats and failing software can easily sidetrack your mission and put your ministry’s important data – like finance and personal information - at risk. UMC Support’s expert computer technology professionals have put together a one-stop-shop to satisfy all your digital security needs.

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EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Educational Opportunities Tours offers faith-based, educational travel opportunities to members of The United Methodist Church. EO's has provided spiritual growth and learning opportunities to over 500,000 Christians through our faith-based travel experiences. Founded in 1974, Educational Opportunities Tours provides quality travel programs at an affordable price. Educational Opportunities Tours remains the leader in this type of travel.

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GCFA Board Met, Approved Spending Plans, Recommended Base Percentage Rate

The Board of Directors of the General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA) held its quarterly board meeting November 18, 2022, where it approved spending plans, recommended a base percentage rate for 2025-2028, and learned about a successful technology partnership between UMC Support, GCFA’s ministry services arm, and an annual conference.

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Dont Forget to Designate Your Clergy Housing Allowance!

Don’t forget to designate a housing allowance in December so your clergy members can receive the full benefit of the housing allowance starting January 1st! View our Clergy Housing Allowance Explainer webinar and our Clergy Housing Allowance resources.