Bishop LaTrelle Easterling

In the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting massacre, United Methodists in the Baltimore-Washington Annual Conference begin to address issues around gun violence in America. more

Oct 20, 2017 3:13 PM Global Health, Disasters & Climate Change

After the Las Vegas shooting, United Methodists are wrestling with the public health issue of gun violence in the United States. more

Oct 9, 2017 5:45 PM Global Health, Disasters & Climate Change

Messer Kammerer

Messer Photo Courtesy of Dakotas Conference; Kammerer Photo courtesy of the bishop

A new group of retired United Methodist clergy who seek full inclusion in the church for LGBTQ people will hold its first meeting in November. more

Oct 9, 2017 4:53 PM Advocating Justice

DACA Rally

Photo courtesy of the Baltimore-Washington Conference.

United Methodists are speaking out against the deportation of 600,000 youths granted amnesty under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and are urging Congress to act immediately to protect them. more

Sep 6, 2017 10:51 AM Advocating Justice

Alabama-West Florida 2017

Photo by Luke Lucas, Alabama-West Florida Conference

U.S. annual conferences tackled church responses to tough topics during the 2017 season, reports Heather Hahn of United Methodist News Service. more

Aug 1, 2017 2:23 PM Finance and Administration

Anticipating the annual Martin Luther King Day observance, Bishop LaTrelle Easterling urges United Methodists to react to President Trump's vulgar disparagement with the acts of love that Dr. King advocated. more

Jan 12, 2018 11:34 AM Perspectives