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Dancers from Mandell United Methodist Church in Chicago perform at the 2011 Northern Illinois Annual Conference. Photo courtesy of the Northern Illinois Conference.

Desktop Meditation: Easter Joy

Watch and download a reflection with joyful photos of United Methodists around the world, set to music by the Africa University Choir. View

United Methodist Mardi Gras Jazz Mass

Photo essay shows how one church kicks off Lent with pancakes, masks, and New Orleans Jazz. “It’s very Methodist if you look at the tradition.” View

Desktop Meditation: “A Lenten Journey”

"Mini retreat" offers a personal chance to reflect on the 40 days of Lent through photos and singing of "Come, O Thou Traveler Unknown." View

United Methodist faith leaders, other faith groups, labor leaders and immigrants during prayer vigil at the White House in support of progress on immigration reform. Washington, D.C., on Feb. 17. Photo by Jay Mallin, UMNS.

No More Deportations: Immigration Pray-In

On Feb. 17, 2014, United Methodists spoke — and were arrested — in front of the White House to bring attention to nearly 2 million deportations. View

Bishop Robert T. Hoshibata poses with the Impact Las Vegas 2013 volunteers following the morning cleaning a neighborhood off Palos Verdes.

United Methodist News Photos

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2013: Year-end Slideshow

See some of the most memorable images from around the church in 2013. View

Aviation ministry gets new wings and a prayer

Slideshow: After United Methodists raised more than $2.1 million, supporters blessed plane bound for medical mission in the Congo. View

Slideshow: Bishops visit U.S./Mexico border

United Methodist bishops from around the world immersed themselves in the reality of life at the U.S. border to learn more about ministry there. View

Haiti 2013: Healing, Rebuilding

In late February 2013, a team from United Methodist Communications went to Haiti to look at ways in which life has improved. View

Slideshow: Hope and despair at the border

For those torn apart by immigration issues, the wire mesh fence between the U.S. and Mexico is the site of tears and ‘communion.’ View

United Methodist volunteer Ron Hilton installs drywall at a home that was flooded by Hurricane Sandy in the Sheepshead Bay area of Brooklyn in New York. Hilton is part of a volunteer team from Asheville, N.C.

Hurricane Sandy: The Church Responds

See church response after the devastating storm in October, 2012. Read More