Mar 06

United Methodist Men: By-The-Numbers!

Together the United Methodist Men are making a BIG impact on the world through our joint service. The statistics below only begin to tell a much larger story!

The Year 2015 by the numbers

19            Hunger Relief Advocates

19            Organizations granted affiliate or endorsed relationship with GCUMM

21            Scout leaders trained at Philmont Training Course

37            of the 56 Conferences in the U.S. maintained or increased the number of local church charters with the                      GCUMM

24            Bishop’s Awards of Excellence

75            Good Samaritan Awards

80            Conference presidents and prayer advocates trained face to face

220          Small group e-meetings conducted from the GCUMM office

224          Cross and Flame Awards

303          Scouting Ministry Specialists

5,716       PRAY awards given through UM churches

6, 500      Churches with scouting units

10,503     Scouting units in UM churches

20,000     New Testaments with Psalms given to Scouts at high adventure centers

$20,980   Contributed to the Upper Room Prayer Line

30,000     Copies of Strength for Service to God and Community printed

$182,000  Provided by UM Men to Meals for Millions

273,590    Prayer requests received by the Upper Room Prayer Line

331,000    Youth served by scouting units in UM churches

490,000    Strength for Service books printed for military troops since 2000

8,200,000 Servings of food provided by UM Men through Meals for Millions