Mission: Good news advocates & supports scriptural christianity among all united methodists, as emphasized in wesleyan doctrine & practice, through the use of print/electronic media & by participating in the governance structure of the united methodist church.
Programs: Good news publishes a printed magazine and maintains a website, www. Goodnewsmag. Org. The goals of the print and electronic media publications are to inform, educate and encourage united methodists about challenges and successes regarding preserving and renewing scriptural christianity within the united methodist church.
renewal and reform is the central program work of good news, covering its general activities to promote renewal and reform within the united methodist church (umc). The organizations goal is to help the umc be more biblically grounded and spiritually alive.
good news participates in the governance process of the united methodist church (umc) to advocate and act as a catalyst for preserving official umc doctrine and practice that is consistent with traditional scriptural christianity. Primary umc governance processes in which good news participates are multiple general boards and annual conferences and the general conference of global methodism. Changes to official umc doctrine and practice are voted on at general conference, which is held every four years. Given its impact, much of good news' activity and resources each year are in support of general conference.