East Ohio Annual Conference

Leaders in different parts of The United Methodist Church differ over what impact this year's delegate elections will have in overturning the Traditional Plan or splitting the denomination. Read more

UMC Future 3 Comments

United Methodists use social media to track General Conference delegate elections and votes on issues, especially Traditional Plan rejection. Read more

UMC Future

Champions Sign

NIC e-News Photo

The Northern Illinois and East Ohio conferences -- home sites of World Series contenders Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians -- raised some $70,000 for Haiti hurricane aid through competing donations to the United Methodist Committee on Relief. Read more

In the World

With the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians set to face one another in baseball's World Series, the Northern Illinois and East Ohio Annual Conferences have set up a challenge for United Methodists to give to hurricane relief. Read more

In the Church

Family Praying

Photo Courtesy of David MacDonald

The Rev. David MacDonald, a university chaplain in the East Ohio Annual Conference, compares the troubled state of the UMC to a married couple seeking guidance to repair their relationship. Read more