Wesleyan Covenant Network

The Rev. Kevin Thomas describes poignantly why he left the path he thought led to holiness after it turned toward hatefulness. Read more

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In its second general meeting, The Wesleyan Covenant Association talks about the possibility of a "Paul and Barnabas" moment for The United Methodist Church Read more

In the Church

Doctor Diagnosis

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The Wesleyan Covenant Association is rightly named as “fanning fears of schism” in a recent bishops' letter, but they are not the cause of it, writes the Rev. Jeremy Smith. Read more

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As discussions around breaking up The United Methodist Church over acceptance of homosexuality, the Rev. Drew McIntyre poses a check-up for those who say they'll leave. Read more

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Upside Down Church

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Rather than being persecuted, conservative "renewal" forces in The United Methodist Church actually dominate -- and have torn apart -- the global denomination, argues the Rev. Jeremy Smith. Read more

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Considering all the talk about splitting the UMC, the Rev. Drew B. McIntyre poses seven questions to conservative potential schismatics. Read more

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Bryan Collier

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A new group calling itself the Wesleyan Covenant Network says it wants to focus on authority of scripture and spiritual renewal, not political action in regard to the UMC's divisions over homosexuality. Read more

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