Courtesy of Jim Parsons

Relationship, humility, and listening may not seem like much, writes Dr. David W. Scott. Yet such elements of deepened spirituality may be exactly where God is leading us in God's mission. more

Nov 20, 2017 3:10 PM Global Nature

Perhaps General Conference offers delegates a time to listen for God's guidance about the church's future, just as the first church conference in Jerusalem ponder the inclusion of Gentiles into a previously Jewish sect, writes the Rev. Ben Gosden. more

May 3, 2016 11:17 AM 2016 General Conference


Courtesy of Jim Parsons

If there's one social and spiritual skill that the Rev. Jim Parsons wishes more United Methodists would adopt, it's this one. more

Mar 13, 2015 12:42 PM Jim Parsons

5 Things the Church Should Stop for Lent

Rather than sacrificing sweets or social media, the Rev. Ben Gosden has a list of things the institutional church should stop doing for Lent ... and maybe permanently. more

Feb 26, 2015 2:59 PM Ben Gosden