Welcome to the Conference Committee on Native American Ministries webpage. Listed on these pages are the members of the Committee, upcoming and past events, resources and the Act of Repentance Service.
At Charge Conference, names can be added to the Directory of Official Elected at Church Conference. This person could work with the Worship Committee and Pastor to set up the NAMS Worship. Click here for the role and responsibility of the NAMS Local Church Representative. Continue to come back to this page, as we will be adding more information regularly.
Committee on Native American Ministries
Since 2017, grassroots actions on May 5 to honor and call for justice for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) have increasingly grown at the local, regional, national, and international level. Native families, advocates, and Indigenous nations continue to rise up to challenge the silence, tolerance, and inaction in response to the crisis of MMIWG.
CoNAM Letter to Deb Haaland (3.22.21)
Please read the letter sent to Deb Haaland in celebration of her new appointment here.
NEJNAMC on Statement of Full Inclusion (2.22.21)
The United Methodist Church Northeastern Jurisdiction Native American Ministries Committee announces official position on full inclusion of LGBTQIAS2+ persons. Read story here
Indigenous People's Day
Indigenous People’s Day, the second Monday of October, was first recognized in 2017 in Newark. It has since been recognized by Princeton in 2019. For a liturgy to be used that day, click here.