Desert Southwest Annual Conference

Gerry Hills

UM Insight Screen Cap from Arizona PBS

United Methodist laywoman Gerry Hills, chair of the Desert Southwest Conference's Gun Violence Awareness Task Force, shares her views on the critical need for better gun control on Arizona PBS program 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

Local Church

An associate pastor from a Las Vegas UMC poignantly describes what it has been like to counsel and comfort survivors and residents after the Route 91 Festival shootings. more

Global Health, Disasters & Climate Change