RSS

Gladys P. Mangiduyos

Sanctuary Light

Photos by Gladys P. Mangiduyos

United Methodist students, professors and clergy in the Philippines stage a "Lenten Gig" to protest ongoing government killings. more

Apr 17, 2017 12:27 PM Global Nature

Philippines Peace Talks

Photo Courtesy of. the Rev Israel Painit

United Methodists and their ecumenical partners in the Philippines are pleading for an end to violence between government forces and a populist movement known as the New Peoples' Army. more

Mar 2, 2017 4:20 PM Advocating Justice

Filipino Farmers

Photo courtesy of Gladys P. Mangiduyos, UMNS

Farmers in the Philippines seeking food and reform are being sheltered by The United Methodist Church after Filipino military forces fired on their protest. more

Apr 6, 2016 4:06 PM , Ministry with the Poor

Bishop Rodolfo Juan

Photo courtesy of the Rev. Israel Alvaran

Filipino United Methodists call for acceptance and compassion for LGBT people during human sexuality dialogue in Manila. more

Feb 16, 2016 4:28 PM Advocating Justice

Philippines martial law protest

Photo courtesy of Ofelia A. Cantor

Sep 26, 2017 4:35 PM Advocating Justice

Teen's Death Protested

Photo by Miguel de Guzman, courtesy of The Philippine Star

Filipino United Methodists continue to speak out against the extrajudicial killings occurring because of President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, this time on behalf a teen-ager killed in a raid. more

Sep 1, 2017 9:09 AM Advocating Justice

Typhoon Hato

Photo courtesy of Susan Dillozon via UMNS

Four Filipino United Methodist members and a deaconess sheltered in a Hong Kong Methodist mission home as Typhoon Hato swept across Macau and Hong Kong. more

Aug 28, 2017 4:15 PM Global Health, Disasters & Climate Change

Phebe Crismo Martial Law

Photo by Liza Cortez

United Methodists in the Philippines are demonstrating in their opposition to the extension of martial law on the island Mindanao, where government forces are battling Islamist groups. more

Jul 27, 2017 2:49 PM Advocating Justice

Norma Dollaga

Photo courtesy of Norma Dollaga via UMNS

United Methodist deaconess Norma Dollaga serves the poor and the oppressed in the Philippines with her advocacy for human rights and resistance to waves of extrajudicial killings. more

Jul 14, 2017 1:40 PM Ministry with the Poor

Aid in Philippines

Photo by the Rev. Israel M Painit via UMNS

Filipino United Methodists are assisting their fellow citizens from Marawi City, who have fled fighting between government forces and Islamic State militants on the island of Mindanao. more

Jul 14, 2017 1:33 PM In the World

Sanctuary Light

Photos by Gladys P. Mangiduyos

United Methodist students, professors and clergy in the Philippines stage a "Lenten Gig" to protest ongoing government killings. more

Apr 17, 2017 12:27 PM Global Nature

Philippines Peace Talks

Photo Courtesy of. the Rev Israel Painit

United Methodists and their ecumenical partners in the Philippines are pleading for an end to violence between government forces and a populist movement known as the New Peoples' Army. more

Mar 2, 2017 4:20 PM Advocating Justice

Filipino Farmers

Photo courtesy of Gladys P. Mangiduyos, UMNS

Farmers in the Philippines seeking food and reform are being sheltered by The United Methodist Church after Filipino military forces fired on their protest. more

Apr 6, 2016 4:06 PM , Ministry with the Poor

Bishop Rodolfo Juan

Photo courtesy of the Rev. Israel Alvaran

Filipino United Methodists call for acceptance and compassion for LGBT people during human sexuality dialogue in Manila. more

Feb 16, 2016 4:28 PM Advocating Justice

Tacloban Damage

2013 file photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS

United Methodist clergy in the Philippines hope the denomination can help their country, one of the nations most endangered by climate change, reduce its future risk. more

Apr 9, 2015 4:03 PM Global Nature

Pope Francis

Photo by Paul Haring, courtesy of Catholic News Service. All rights reserved.

A former chief justice in the Philippines, United Methodist layman Reynato Puno will be among religious leaders to meet with Pope Francis Jan. 18. more

Jan 14, 2015 6:37 PM Global Nature