19 hrs ago
Christians, show compassion to Central American children, urges head of United Methodist Church in Harrisburg
In this July 10, 2014, photo, children watch television at the "Todo por Ellos" shelter for migrant children in Tapachula, Mexico.
21 hrs ago
United Methodist Church
vitality increases in U.S.
The Rev. Stephen Handy prays with the staff of the YouthWorks mission camp at McKendree United Methodist Church in Nashville, Tenn.
Religious Denominations Embracing Illegal Migrants
Religious denominations that generally lean left politically, from Catholic and Methodist to Reform Jewish, are working to make illegal migrant children feel welcome in the United States, The New York Times reported.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
"wait for a bunch of old ideas to die in order for a church to live"
A Church Divided Over Marriage Equality The Church's rules against homosexuality have divided Methodists for forty years.
Sag Harbor Online
New Minister Takes Helm of Methodist Church
To an outsider, it might seem to be a circuitous route that brought the Reverend Rose Livingston to the Sag Harbor United Methodist Church, where this month she took over for Pastor Tom McLeod who moved to the North Fork at the end of June.
Post and Courier
Judge in Episcopal schism trial: It's a civil matter
The Episcopal Church in South Carolina, joined by the Presbyterian Church and the United Method Church, is among those asking the U.S. Supreme Court to hear a Texas case similar to the schism in South Carolina.
When a pastor is re-frocked
FRANK SCHAEFER, a Methodist preacher in Pennsylvania, officiated at his son's same-sex wedding in 2007.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
SHOR fund raisers scheduled
Sojourners House on the Ridge , Paradise's own seasonal homeless shelter, is entering its second fund raising season with a lot of hope.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Clinton United Methodist Church welcomes Rev. Michael P. Smith
Pastor Michael grew up in Delran, and attended Dobbins UMC and Delran UMC. While attending Asbury College, he received the call into ministry and began to pursue ordination in the United Methodist Church.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
Rwanda native part of Methodists' efforts to defeat malaria
She knows it from the members of her family who had it; she can't even count them all.
Cowetans played role in development of factory town
It is not surprising that several Cowetans played a part in the history of the industrial town.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
One of the oldest camp meetings in North Georgia begins Monday at the historic Antioch Campground on Antioch Campground Road in west Hall County.
Methodist miniser: Refrocked, relocated and ready for what's next
AFTER TWO ROUNDS of national media attention - once in December when he was defrocked by the United Methodist Church for officiating at his gay son's 2007 wedding, then again last month when he was officially refrocked - the Rev.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
New minister brings nurturing outlook to Oakwood First United Methodist Church
"There's a lot of hurting people and a lot of people in need," Skinner said, "but no matter what the circumstances are, if they know God is bigger than circumstance, if they feel his love and feel valued throughout, I believe that's the message they need to hear."
Travelers take time to help at retreat center
They travel the country looking for work. This group, however, works for free. They're called NOMADs -- Nomads On a Mission Active in Divine Service -- and they're associated with the the United Methodist Church.
Red Bank Green
Fair Haven: Gardeners Share Harvest
Among the plots in Fair Haven's community garden is an area with two small signs.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
United Methodist Church
IRD agrees not to use church mailing list info
The North Texas Annual Conference has reached an out-of-court settlement with the Institute of Religion and Democracy over the latter's use of names and addresses of church members within the conference.
Today at 1 pm the Ocracoke Community will gather at the United Methodist Church to celebrate the life of Maurice Ballance.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Fort Mill Times
July means 27th year for Methodist Salkehatchie helpers fixing houses in York County
They also brought hammers and saws, screwdrivers and huge hearts. If it is July, the 50-plus young people around Rock Hill and York covered with sweat, singing as they work, are the Salkehatchie Summer Service volunteers.
The Rock County Star Herald
Community supper fosters friendships
Noah Abrahamson, 6, and his sister, Emma, 4, enjoy the kids' dessert at a community supper July 9 at the United Methodist Church in Luverne.