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May 9, 2012

  • Myers Park UMC Homosexuality

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    An Open, Honest Discussion

    The Rev. James C. Howell leads members of Myers Park UMC in Charlotte, NC, in a talk about the denomination's stances on homosexual practice. more »

  • The Rise of the 'Dones' as the Church Kills Spiritual Community

    The Church is killing spiritual community or at least killing it in an ever-growing portion of our population, contends the Rev. Mark Sandlin. The Church killed their desire to ever go to that place of spiritual relationship in community again.

  • Anne Lamott: Forgiveness Is Our Hardest Work

    Popular spiritual author Anne Lamott says forgiveness is the hardest work we do, and yet we must keep trying, in an audio interview posted by the Rev. Laura Felleman on her blog, "Methodist Doctrine, Spirit, Discipline."

  • Who Is Really Insane?

    News that convicted murder mastermind Charles Manson has been granted a marriage license prompts the Rev. Eric Folkerth to ponder why it marriage is legal anywhere for Manson, but not for the same-sex couples in his Dallas congregation.

  • UMC Leader Alice Lee, Author's Sister, Dies at 103

    Alabama lawyer Alice Lee, sister of "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee and a United Methodist leader in her own right, has died at age 103.

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