Dr. Darryl W. Stephens finds that there's a whole lot more to becoming a global United Methodist Church than disputes on human sexuality. more »
We can only discern the will of God — what is good and acceptable and perfect — together; and this means we need to be tolerant, merciful, grace-filled, kind and patient, writes the Rev. Dan R. Dick. more »
A roller-coaster of emotion and politics finally ends in the 2016 General Conference affirming a requested Council of Bishops' proposal for a way forward in the church's ongoing strife over human sexuality. more »
While many speculate that the UMC might split in two, the Rev. Jeremy Smith finds that the Council of Bishops' "way forward" gambles on the stability of the center to maintain United Methodist unity if extremes fall away. more »
Letters from The Episcopal Church, United Church of Christ and Society of Friends (Quakers) encourage the UMC to drop its anti-LGBTQ stances, writes the Rev. Jeremy Smith. more »
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