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Erik Alsgaard

Native Nations March

Photo by Erik Alsgaard, UMNS

United Methodists continued their support of the Standing Rock Sioux protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline by joining in a March 10 demonstration in Washington, D.C. more

Mar 13, 2017 1:04 PM Advocating Justice

Immigration Airport Demonstrations

Photo by Erik Alsgaard, Baltimore-Washington Conference

United Methodists came out in droves over the weekend of Jan. 28-29 to protest President Trump's executive order banning refugees from seven Muslim countries, reports Kathy L. Gilbert of United Methodist News Service. more

Jan 30, 2017 6:11 PM Advocating Justice 1 Comments

Defying the UMC's ban on ordaining LGBTQI people as clergy, the board of ordained ministry of the Baltimore-Washington Annual Conference has recommended a married lesbian for commissioning as a provisional deacon. more

Feb 11, 2016 5:58 PM Ordained Ministry 2 Comments

Native Nations March

Photo by Erik Alsgaard, UMNS

United Methodists continued their support of the Standing Rock Sioux protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline by joining in a March 10 demonstration in Washington, D.C. more

Mar 13, 2017 1:04 PM Advocating Justice

Defying the UMC's ban on ordaining LGBTQI people as clergy, the board of ordained ministry of the Baltimore-Washington Annual Conference has recommended a married lesbian for commissioning as a provisional deacon. more

Feb 11, 2016 5:58 PM Ordained Ministry 2 Comments

Rev. Erik Alsgaard

UMNS photo by Kathleen Barry

A friend's suicide prompted the Rev. Erik Alsgaard to become the community leader that he and others were waiting for. more

Nov 8, 2012 1:00 PM In the Church