E. Stanley Jones

The great evangelist E. Stanley Jones' need to liberate Christ from Christianity and the Church from British culture 100 years ago, and that same need is as great now as it was then, writes the Rev. Dr. Steve Harper. Read more


In preparation for the 2019 General Conference on United Methodist unity, Dr. David W. Scott looks to the wisdom of evangelist E. Stanley Jones for guidance. Read more

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Way Forward Ash Wednesday

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Retired pastor the Rev. Billy Cox proposes a simple path to move The United Methodist Church forward from its current divisions over unity and human sexuality. Read more

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Eunice Mathews

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One of the 20th century's outstanding missionary figures, Eunice Jones Mathews had a significant ministry paralleling those of her evangelist father and bishop husband. Read more

In the Church

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With a quote from legendary Methodist evangelist E. Stanley Jones, the Rev. Laura Felleman offers a Christian perspective on the inequalities of America's current economic transition. Read more



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In the midst of Lent, the Rev. Laura Felleman explores the nature of prayer and its effect on our relationship with God. Read more


Pope Francis

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The Roman Catholic pontiff's controversial views on wealth surprisingly resonate with those of a revered Methodist evangelist, writes the Rev. Laura Felleman. Read more