Liberia Annual Conference

The Liberia Annual Conference has voted to forward several proposed amendments to legislation that would enact the mediated agreement known as the "Protocol." Read more

UMC Future 2 Comments


M. Unal Ozmen

While the highest levels of the church struggle, local congregations enjoy vitality and spread the virtues of community and service. Read more

Views from a Ridge 1 Comments

Bay View Association

Bay View Association Photo

Judicial Council President Oswald Tweh is drawn into a political war of words in his native Liberia that disquiets United Methodists who remember the country's 12-year civil war. Read more

Views from a Ridge

SL Mudslide Children

Photo by Julu Swen, UMNS

As thousands of people are homeless from an Aug. 14 mudslide in Sierra Leone, United Methodists have increase efforts to provide relief for those affected by the disaster that killed more than 1,000 people. Read more

Global Health

Liberia Piggy

Photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS

In Liberia, The United Methodist Church has embraced agriculture as a way to support itself financially and to bring renewal to its country after decades of civil war. Read more

Global Health

Water well

Photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS

The effects of global climate change are no political ploy or hoax to the people of Liberia, where United Methodist Jefferson B. Knight is forming a group to care for creation. Read more

Global Health

Ky. Health Kits

Photo by Kathleen Barry, United Methodist Communications

Despite fears and conflicts, United Methodists gathered at 2017 annual conference sessions to celebrate their ministries and plan for the future. Read more

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