California-Nevada Annual Conference

Bishop Minerva G. Carcano offers a report on the situation with Glide Memorial UMC from the perspective of conference leadership. more

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Church member David Chasteen gives an account of the story behind the leadership turmoil at iconic Glide Memorial United Methodist Church in San Francisco. more

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Calif. Wildfires Before & After

Photos by Sue Larson, courtesy of the Rev. Blake Busick

Recovery from recent wildfires in Northern California will be long and hard, especially in Santa Rosa where the local United Methodist congregations has some 20 families who lost their homes and all their possessions. more

Global Health, Disasters & Climate Change

Montana Burning Video

UM Insight Screencap from YouTube

The devastation wrought by wildfires in the western United States over the past few years – along with United Methodists' efforts to cope with the effects – pose a long-term disaster recovery challenge for the region as great as hurricanes elsewhere. more

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