Bishop Patrick Streiff

Dr. David W. Scott summarizes recent discussions in Central and Southern Europe conferences about the future of the United Methodist Church. Read more

UMC Future

Proposed legislation in Bulgaria would require United Methodist pastors to be licensed by the state and to study only at state-approved theological schools. Read more

Global Nature

Social Justice

Graphic from Church of the Beloved Disciple, Erie, PA

Adapting United Methodism's Social Principles for a global understanding poses a tremendous challenge, but also presents a unique opportunity for creating a genuine worldwide forum on Christian ethics, writes Darryl W. Stephens. Read more

GC Archive

"Like migrating birds," the Serbia-Macedonia Conference of the United Methodist Church reports on its annual meeting. Read more

In the Church