Dr. David W. Scott suggests United Methodists can find a new mission by resuming a longtime focus: rejecting the consumption of alcoholic beverages. Read more


There's no substitute for the support of sitting side-by-side with someone in need, especially people with alcoholism, writes the Rev. Morgan Guyton. Read more

Global Health


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The untimely death of a young man named Jay brings the Rev. Morgan Guyton and the NOLA Wesley Foundation to a grief that has them struggling to understand, yet grateful for the blessing of his presence. Read more

Practicing Faith

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Drawing on his six decades of pastoral ministry, the Rev. Billy Cox compares American Methodism's past errors in judgment to today's conflict over the acceptance of LGBTQ people. Read more

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