Jim Patterson

Stances on the church unity proposals coming to the special 2019 General Conference are firming up, and little agreement is seen. more

A Way Forward 4 Comments

Stoneman Douglas Demonstration

Kathy L. Gilbert Photo by Kathy L. Gilbert, UMNS

United Methodist churches are working hard to provide adequate security without sacrificing the radical hospitality that is a core value of Christianity. more

Local Church

Pittsburgh Bishop Cynthia Moore-Koikoi urges United Methodists to tend first to those harmed emotionally by the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, and then to work toward reducing violence. more

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