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Providing Solutions, Sustaining Ministries

Urgent Department of Labor Updates
For Your Ministry Webinar!

A new labor law from the U.S. Department of Labor will drastically alter overtime pay eligibility for salaried workers. The law goes into effect on July 1, 2024. The new rule raises the wage threshold for overtime exemption, which might affect your ministry.

Our Ministry is to Support Your Ministry

GCFA's ministry support services brand, UMC Support,  has one goal - to provide cost effective solutions for your administrative needs so you can focus on your ministry.

Communications & Marketing

Tell Your Ministry's Story. 

Connectional Relations

Not sure what you need?

Start here!

Legal Services

Information about copyrights, taxes, and more!

Human Resources

Find and protect your greatest asset - your people. 

Tech and AV Services

Your Methodist technology experts - here for you.

Travel and Meeting Planning Services

Big meeting coming up? Peace of mind starts here!

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Highly Recommend

Melissa felt more like a member of our congregation than simply our website designer.  I would highly recommend using the service of the UMC Support Team. 

Anthony H.

Farmington, MI

Professional and Efficient

The HR staff at GCFA are polite, professional, efficient, and highly skilled. GCFA’s HR Department will be one of the first calls made to assist us in the job hunting process.

Bishop Beard

Essential Part of the Team

We have been able to update hardware, utilize tech support, provide expanded wifi coverage, and make improvements to our network. They have been an essential part of our team.

Cyndy C. 

Fort Myers, FL

Trusted Partners to Support Your Ministry

UMC Support is dedicated to finding ministry partners that make the day-to-day life of your ministry run smoothly.


Religious properties are more than buildings – they are the places that give life meaning and where foundations are laid for the next generation. That’s why, for over 50 years, we’ve specialized in partnering with churches and denominations to provide tailored real estate services to care for some of life’s most meaningful spaces.

Third Party Usage Webinar

June 19, 2024 I 1:00 p.m. Central

Maximizing Ministry: Key Insights on 3rd Party Usage

Looking to rent out your church property to third parties for weddings, funerals, or community events? In today's changing landscape, leveraging church property can be a game-changer for ministries seeking to expand their impact, but it also presents unique challenges and risks. Unlock the potential of your ministry's property usage with exclusive insights from United Methodist Insurance and GCFA's Legal Team. Join us for a dynamic webinar that’ll empower your ministry with the tools necessary to ensure peace of mind and protection.

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