United Methodist Insight seeks to provide a broad range of information and perspectives for concerned United Methodists and decision-makers that will affect the future of The United Methodist Church. The project is hosted by St. Stephen United Methodist Church of Mesquite, TX, and funded by a grant from the Joe B. and Louise P. Cook Foundation of Temple, TX. Additional donations from individual contributors and grant-making organizations are gratefully accepted.
In a spirit of providing transparency to church governance, UM Insight will provide an open venue for all perspectives submitted for consideration. All viewpoints expressed on this website are those of the author. They do not reflect views held by members and leadership of St. Stephen United Methodist Church, the North Texas Annual Conference or the general leadership of The United Methodist Church. Neither St. Stephen UMC or the Cook Foundation have any financial interest or editorial control over the content presented herein.
Persons wishing to submit articles for UM Insight may send them to Project Coordinator Cynthia B. Astle. We prefer that articles are sent as email attachments in MS Word or plain text formats. If necessary, hard copy (printed) articles may be mailed to UM Insight, 2520 Oates Drive, Mesquite, TX 75150. Telephone inquiries may be directed to the project coordinator at (214) 388-8844. Please do not call St. Stephen UMC regarding this website.
All submissions MUST include the writer's full name, street address, telephone number and email address for verification. Submissions without this information will not be considered for publication.