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Daily Digest: April 21, 2014

“We have mission work that still needs to be done, here in our own backyard.” – George Battle III, a staff member of the Dallas Bethlehem Center. Read More

Daily Digest: April 17, 2014

"God is the God who achieves what God wants through suffering, self-sacrificial love (the cross)." – Retired Bishop Will Willimon, now a professor at Duke Divinity School. Read More

Daily Digest: April 16, 2014

“I am lifted by my belief in Christ and by my belief that Reat and my dad are in heaven and I know that Mrs. LaManno is in heaven also.”... Read More

Daily Digest: April 15, 2014

“Easter suddenly seems so much more important to me and for our church and community this year as we remember on that day that neither evil, nor hate, nor even... Read More

Daily Digest: April 14, 2014

"The fact of the matter is they've been left out of the equation.” – The Rev. Anthony Motley of nearby Lindsay St. Baptist Church, about how a new stadium will affect... Read More

Daily Digest: April 11, 2014

“Excessive sentences do not restore people. We do not teach justice by being unjust.” — the Rev. Susan-Henry Crowe, top executive, United Methodist Board of Church and Society. Read More

Daily Digest: April 10, 2014

“This isn't meant to be a divisive rally; we're just sending a message. There's something you can do now, Mr. President: Extend Deferred Action and suspend deportation. Let indifference end... Read More

Daily Digest: April 9, 2014

“Pfeiffer has a very big focus on servant leadership. That was what first started pushing me in the direction of this program.” – Joy Prim, Mission Intern class of 2011. Read More

Daily Digest: April 8, 2014

“If the sum total of our advocacy work is about ensuring that our little church stays on our little corner no matter what the bishop or superintendent says about it,... Read More

Daily Digest: April 7, 2014

“We put 32 saints in a basketball-type bracket and they go at it.” — The Rev. Tim Schenck, Episcopal priest, on his creation of Lent Madness. Read More

Daily Digest: April 4, 2014

"...Little did we know that we would be called on to use our training ... in less than three weeks.”—The Rev. Stanley J. Norman, in response to the March 22 mudslide. Read More

Daily Digest: April 3, 2014

“Statistics consistently show that coming home is often harder on families and relationships than being away.” – The Rev. James Lewis, an Army Reserve chaplain home from deployment. Read More

Daily Digest: April 2, 2014

“You who are here are the yeast in the loaf. You are they who ... will impact the church from coast to coast and beyond the coast.” — Retired Bishop Linda Lee. Read More

Daily Digest: May 31, 2014

“We put 32 saints in a basketball-type bracket and they go at it.” — The Rev. Tim Schenck, Episcopal priest, on his creation of Lent Madness. Read More

Daily Digest: April 1, 2014

“It changed my life. The people here, the atmosphere of this program, they take care of you in every way. — David Webb, client at Haywood Street Respite, a ministry in... Read More

Daily Digest: March 28, 2014

“Poverty is a complex issue, but when you get down to it, we’re talking about people, not issues." – Cindy Thompson, fund development director at United Methodist Children’s Services... Read More

Daily Digest: March 27, 2014

“One of the most important skills we need on site is how to be a good listener. You need to let the person tell you what they need for you... Read More

Daily Digest: March 26, 2014

“I have my ERTs on alert, ready to dispatch when we are able and asked.” — Jim Truitt, the United Methodist Volunteers-in-Mission coordinator, Pacific Northwest Annual (regional) Conference. Read More

Daily Digest: March 25, 2014

“Chaplains are doctors of the soul, and we are part of a huge team in our hospitals. We try and do what Jesus, the apostles, and what the saints of... Read More

Daily Digest: March 24, 2014

"What the United Methodist Church of Missouri is trying to do is take the resources that were given to them after the tornado hit and get them in the right... Read More