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Printed copies of the Advance Daily Christian Advocate should be out by Nov. 26, but an electronic version is now available. more

A Way Forward

A litany for service after a mass shooting is being circulated among Christians across the United States. more

Practicing Faith

Reconciling Ministries Network issues a statement of continued support for the Rev. David Meredith, an openly gay United Methodist pastor whose case has been remanded back to the West Ohio Conference by the Judicial Council. more

Finance and Administration

The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) issued a call for donations and prayers in support of Californians facing the threat of multiple wildfires. more

Global Health, Disasters & Climate Change

The second day-long conference on creating an inclusive United Methodist Church is co-sponsored by the Mountain Sky Conference and the United Methodist Association of Retired Clergy. more

A Way Forward

The Council of Bishops concluded its semiannual conclave by releasing statements on leadership, racism, and immigration among other topics. more

Finance and Administration

Printed copies of the Advance Daily Christian Advocate should be out by Nov. 26, but an electronic version is now available. more

A Way Forward

A Western Jurisdiction ad hoc group working for justice announces its support for the One Church model of the Way Forward Commission's report. more

A Way Forward

Delegates and observers can pre-register through the Commission on the General Conference website, while media registration will be handled by United Methodist Communications. more

A Way Forward

Livestreaming of the Judicial Council oral hearings in Zurich, Switzerland will be made available through United Methodist Communications and kept online for convenient viewing from U. S. time zones. more

A Way Forward

Uniting Methodists issued a statement thanking United Methodist bishops of the Africa Central Conference for their public commitment to church unity in the face of calls for schism. more

A Way Forward

No matter what the 2019 General Conference decides on homosexuality, a group of United Methodists thinks that those who cannot agree with the decision should be allowed to leave the denomination with their church property. more

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United Methodists will be presenters and participants in the 2018 Parliament of the World's Religions in Toronto, Canada, Nov. 1-7. more

Global Nature

A longtime leader who played a key role in the development of the World Federation of Methodist and Uniting Women, Dr. Edith Loane died July 17 after an illness. more

Global Nature

United Methodist bishops call for prayers for peace in Zimbabwe as violence breaks out following the first national election since President Robert Mugabe was deposed in 2017. more

In the World

The report from the Commission on A Way Forward is released in all four official languages used by the General Conference. more

A Way Forward

Charlie Baber's popular "Wesley Bros" cartoon characters take center stage in a new series of church history videos produced by United Methodist Communications. more

Local Church

The last two of ten resource videos on discernment and conversation concerning The United Methodist Church's Way Forward committee meetings have been released. more

A Way Forward

Western Jurisdiction groups have notified annual conferences of resources available to help immigrant families. more

Advocating Justice

More than 300 religion scholars, including some from United Methodist institutions, have issued a statement denouncing the Trump Administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy. more

Advocating Justice

Women of faith demonstrated at the U.S. border to demand reform of the immigration policies instituted by the Trump Administration. more

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