United Methodism's mission statement calls us to make disciples, yet representation to General Conference is awarded to those who make members. Are making a disciple and making a member the same? asks the Rev. Dr. Philip Wingeier-Rayo. Read more

Global Nature

Lent is about rooting out those things that separate us from the disciples we want to be; in other words, we're unraveling, writes the Rev. Richard Lowell Bryant. Read more

Practicing Faith

American nationalism has so thoroughly "discipled" people in the United States that it's nearly impossible to invite and convince them to become disciples of Jesus Christ, writes the Rev. Jason Valendy. Read more

Perspectives 1 Comments

The nature of true followers of Jesus Christ is to disrupt the status quo -- including the Church -- in favor of devotion to the vision of forgiveness, love and justice that Jesus said is God's intention for humans, writes the Rev. Christy Thomas. Read more

Christy Thomas