Jim Winkler

National Council of Churches executive Jim Winkler, a United Methodist layman, speaks in favor of a federal budget that moves away from militarism toward caring for America's most vulnerable citizens. Read more

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United Methodist layman Jim Winkler, top executive of the National Council of Churches, tells how he sees the goal of Christian unity working today in the United States. Read more

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Jim Winkler August 2012

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General agency leadership changes and United Methodist names in the news were among the 2013 milestones for The United Methodist Church. Read more

, In the Church


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Church and Society executive Jim Winkler speaks from experience on the value of that derided term in United Methodist conversations, "silos." Read more


Jim Winkler, top executive of the General Board of Church and Society, examines how legislation coming before General Conference April 24-May 4 reflects the state of The United Methodist Church. Read more