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Committee room

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Harsh realities of politics at the 2016 General Conference drive the Rev. Dalton Rushing to a breaking point... more

May 16, 2016 12:50 PM 2016 General Conference

Church Conflict

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Reserve delegates Dalton Troy Rushing gets called up to serve officially at the 2016 General Conference and finds it a more visceral experience than he expected. more

May 16, 2016 11:37 AM 2016 General Conference

The biggest issue for General Conference 2016 isn't human sexuality, but more subtle attempts to bring a narrowly defined faith to United Methodism, writes the Rev. Dalton Troy Rushing. more

Apr 25, 2016 5:01 PM 2016 General Conference 3 Comments

Same Gender Affection

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The Rev. Dalton Rushing thinks to suggest that those who believe in – or are beginning to support – the legitimacy of LGBTQ relationships are somehow opening a Pandora's Box of sexual libertinism is neither factual nor fair. more

Apr 6, 2016 5:08 PM 2016 General Conference 3 Comments

Committee room

Photo Courtesy of Dalton Rushing

Harsh realities of politics at the 2016 General Conference drive the Rev. Dalton Rushing to a breaking point... more

May 16, 2016 12:50 PM 2016 General Conference

Church Conflict

Illustration by Phillip Martin

Reserve delegates Dalton Troy Rushing gets called up to serve officially at the 2016 General Conference and finds it a more visceral experience than he expected. more

May 16, 2016 11:37 AM 2016 General Conference

The biggest issue for General Conference 2016 isn't human sexuality, but more subtle attempts to bring a narrowly defined faith to United Methodism, writes the Rev. Dalton Troy Rushing. more

Apr 25, 2016 5:01 PM 2016 General Conference 3 Comments

Same Gender Affection

Photo Courtesy of Craig L. Adams

The Rev. Dalton Rushing thinks to suggest that those who believe in – or are beginning to support – the legitimacy of LGBTQ relationships are somehow opening a Pandora's Box of sexual libertinism is neither factual nor fair. more

Apr 6, 2016 5:08 PM 2016 General Conference 3 Comments

Loving God

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Love and Vulnerability

If God is Love, as we Wesleyans believe, and love makes one vulnerable, does that mean that God is really vulnerable, also? more

Jun 21, 2013 2:07 PM The Inside Out Life

After Boston, a Hymn

The Rev. Dalton Rushing's hymn written for an earlier event merits consideration after the Boston Marathon bombings. more

Apr 17, 2013 3:14 PM The Inside Out Life

Network

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An Old Church Structure for a New Century

The Rev. Dalton Rushing examines the concept of networking as a way to structure the church. more

Oct 10, 2012 4:14 PM The Inside Out Life 1 Comments

Dirty Hands

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When Evil Surfaces from the Deep

The Rev. Dalton Rushing proposes an antidote to the shock and despair that arise from horrific tragedies such as the Aug. 5 shooting at the Sikh temple in Wisconsin. more

Aug 13, 2012 3:05 PM The Inside Out Life

Gleaning at General Conference

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The "E" Word #DreamUMC

In the latest of a series on the future of The United Methodist Church, The Rev. Dalton Rushing talks about how United Methodists are so good at missions, but so reluctant to talk about the faith that motivates their good works. more

May 29, 2012 10:41 AM The Inside Out Life 1 Comments

Young Clergy

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The UMC's General Conference wonk-fest

The Rev. Dalton Rushing replies to the Rev. Andy Langford's open letter regarding the failures of the 2012 General Conference more

May 16, 2012 12:56 PM The Inside Out Life 6 Comments

A list of the commentators and the blogs from which their perspectives are drawn. more

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