Bishop Elaine JW Stanovsky

Bishop Elaine J.W. Stanovsky responds to a recent wave of bad news with a passionate witness to the reality of Christian hope even in dispiriting times. Read more


Bishop Elaine Stanovsky says she believes the two conferences held between May 17 and 22 are shaping the future of a new Methodism, but there are still many questions to be answered. Read more

UMC Future 2 Comments

Bishop Elaine J. W. Stanovsky gives an inside account of the recent Council of Bishops' meeting. Read more

Finance and Administration 8 Comments

Bishop Elaine Stanovsky reaches out to LGBTQ people hurt by the actions of General Conference 2019. Read more


Bishop Elaine J.W. Stanovsky kicks off a year-long study for the Greater Northwest episcopal area with a challenge: What if God calls us to explore what is strange or foreign, and to bring God’s love and justice to new situations? Read more


Oregon-Idaho's new director of connectional ministries, Laurie Day, is an Idaho native who grew up in The United Methodist Church. Read more

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