Welcome to The Collaborator 

GCFA's ministry is to support you in your ministry. Through this newsletter, it is our goal to provide financial and administrative resources to support the work you do. Our work together, our collaboration, will help us all in our goal to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. 


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St. John's UMC Succeeds with Subsplash | Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Recently, the marketing director of St. John's UMC in North Carolina had this to say about their platform:

Home Depot Credit Card Renewal | Monday, May 24, 2021

Through Home Depot UMC Support continues to provide UM-affiliated organizations the opportunity to save money and generate donations. If you've received aa new credit card in the last year, your account may need to be updated. Make sure your ministry is taking advantage of this cost savings program.

Apportioned Funds Spotlight: Ministerial Educational Fund | Monday, May 24, 2021

The Ministerial Educational Fund is one of seven general church funds support through your apportionments. This fund supports the 13 seminaries in their efforts to recruit talented individuals for ordained ministry. Get more information about the effects the UMC has on our mission field through our giving.

Ministry Website Management Tips | Monday, May 24, 2021

Keeping your ministry website up-to-date is one of the most important and forgotten tasks. Your website can be a vital asset for your ministry and audience. Our award-winning Communications team offers helpful tips to maintain an accurate and engaging website.

Interdenominational Cooperation Fund | Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Fifth in our series of apportioned funds spotlights is the Interdenominational Cooperation Fund. Th is fund helps our United Methodist community have a presence and voice in ecumenical organizations like the National and World Council of Churches. Through this fund, we join other religious entities in sharing love for our community.