Carrying others’ burdens
In Mary McLeod Bethune and Simon the Cyrenean we see the oppressed helping the oppressed. Read More
Commentary: Who ‘counts’ in ministry any more?
As the denomination struggles with declining U.S. membership, a chaplain at a United Methodist-related college wonders who counts in his campus ministry. Read More
God surprises us
"Raising Lukas has shown me that miracles are everywhere, constantly reminding of God’s unending love." Read More
Commentary: Can our ‘way forward’ be reconciliation?
African clergyman says the “way forward” for The United Methodist Church involves reconciliation. Read More
Commentary: Understanding renewal, reform group positions
The Rev. Walter Fenton, an analyst for Good News, writes about what members of renewal and reform groups see as misunderstandings or mischaracterizations of their positions. Read More
Delve deeper into Holy Week with Jesus films
“When Scripture becomes script, the camera adds an almost subliminal depth to God’s story,” writes a pastor whose book describes the impact Jesus films can have on viewers. Read More
Commentary: Legal challenges to ‘unlawful’ marriages in Methodism
Questions of divorce and remarriage by clergy and members were considered by Methodism’s top court long before same-sex marriage became an issue. Read More