The 32-member Commission met last month to rework sketches of possible models of the future of the denomination and will present that updated report to the bishops at a special meeting set for ... Senate has voted on multiple proposals that would have extended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
The United States continues to struggle with issues surrounding immigration. However, disagreements on other aspects of immigration policy have stalled further action.
“They didn’t just get there for the opening celebration,” he told those attending the Bishop’s Confirmation Rally. and the district superintendents have provided this document (download the PDF) to explain the things they consider as they do their best to match up clergy with churches.
“They got there years and years and years before.” Likewise, the bishop said, the athletes didn’t just get their on their own, as he showed photos of snowboarder Shaun White and skier Mikaela Shiffrin with their coaches. It's that time of year when the bishop and cabinet meet often to discuss, pray about and discern appointments for pastors throughout the Great Plains Conference. Growing up on a small farm in South Carolina, James H. Elkhorn Valley District Superintendent Eldon Davis jokes with colleagues during a break time at the annual Orders & Fellowship clergy gathering in January in Kearney, Nebraska.
Now, a March 5 deadline looms even as Congress continues to debate, and the courts continue to hear cases. has issued the following open letter to the people ...
Ough challenged fellow Christians to reflect on the meaning of Jesus’ words in Mark -35,...
Though winter weather kept some registrants away, the briefing day still drew a crowd that led to full workshop rooms as representatives from agencies and ...
WASHINGTON, DC - With attention on the missional and theological foundations of The United Methodist Church, the Council of Bishops (COB) is preparing to receive an updated report from the Commission on a Way Forward on possible models regarding the inclusion of LGBTQ persons in the global denomination.
A United Methodist Church in Topeka is celebrating Black History Month and reaching out to the community at the same time. A play, “Remembering the Past,” will include a narrator and actors representing historic African-Americans, including Frederick Douglass and Rosa Parks.
Calvary Baptist’s pastor will provide the sermon, and its choir ... is offering a devotion most days during Lent meant to help United Methodists in the Great Plains Conference and beyond embrace scripture during this time of preparation and reflection.