This is a an interactive, online training designed to support Christian Unity and Interreligious Relationship (CUIR) Chairs in Annual Conferences across the UM Connection. The training consists of every-other-month, hour-long Zoom gatherings. Subjects chosen by the CUIR Chairs are explored during some gatherings, and other gatherings are times of relationships-building and idea-sharing among the participants. Participants must pre-register for the live engagements, but teaching times are recorded and uploaded to bishops' website.

UMEIT: Zoom Training on Interreligious and Intercultural Children’s Books
UMEIT: Zoom Training on Our Concordat Relationships
UMEIT: Zoom Training on Our Concordat with the Methodist Church in Britain
UMEIT: USA 2021 Annual Reports from the Ecumenical Staff:
UMEIT: Young Adult Network Conversation with Sophia Said about Islam-Christian Relations
UMEIT: Zoom Training on the Pan-Methodist Commission
UMEIT: Zoom 2021

The upcoming UMEIT: Zoom will focus on The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. It will be Tuesday, January 19 at noon. You may receive the Zoom invitation by sending email to The 2021 UMEIT: Zooms will be monthly, last about 20 minutes, will have a brief teaching and will conclude in prayer for unity. Rev. Dr. Jean Hawxhurst will be leading this month's session. 

UMEIT: Zoom Training on the Episcopal-United Methodist full communion proposal
UMEIT- Young Adult Network Gathering- Dec. 4, 2020

This recording is of part of the December 4th UMEIT: Young Adult Network gathering.  It is a discussion on “Ecumenical Shared Ministries” with two guests: Rev. Mary Kanahan of The UMC and Rev. Mike Ward of the PCUSA. To watch the video, click on this link Passcode: gS+67Fh#

UMEIT: Zoom Monthly - January 2021

UMEIT: Zoom has moved to a monthly, half-hour online meeting.  Each month now features a different ecumenical or interreligious topic and some time for prayer for the unity of the church.  In this first meeting in 2021, the topic is The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity and where to obtain resources to celebrate “The Week” in local congregations. To watch the video, click on this link,  Passcode: i2Se.WPh