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God’s Gift of the Earth: A Photo Prayer

'All creation is the Lord’s, and we are responsible for the ways in which we use and abuse it.' Video reflection helps celebrate the planet we share. View

In the 100th episode of Chuck Knows Church, Chuck discusses the Conversion of Saul the Persecutor.

Chuck Knows Church: Saul to Paul

How did Saul the Persecutor come to be known as Paul? Chuck tries to straighten out the confusion (or add to it). View

The Rev. Tanya Eustace and her dog Bela greet a child. Video image by United Methodist Communications.

How pets bless human souls

Animals connect us to God and creation. The Rev. Tanya Eustace credits her own therapy-dog-in-training for helping her spread that message. View

Joe Hirsch prays over Franz the cat during a pet blessing. Video image by Clay Kisker, United Methodist Communications.

UMTV: Church Welcomes Pets

Hearts and Paws offers pet adoptions, a prayer hotline, and memorials. People say, "If you take care of my pets, you will take care of me." View

Chuck Knows Church: World Communion Sunday

It's a special worship service observed by several Christian denominations, taking place on the first Sunday of every October. But, what exactly are we celebrating? Chuck explains. View

Patty and Eddie Gill founded the United Methodist Motorcycle Association, based in Oklahoma. Video image by Reed Galin, United Methodist Communications.

United Methodist Motorcycle 'Gang'

Bikers are modern circuit riders, reaching out on the road. "A lot of people are dying just to be asked to come back to church." View

Image shows hymnal open to lyrics of Charles Wesley's 'Come Let Us Rise with Christ.' Video image by United Methodist Communications.

Retreat is Music to United Methodist Souls

“Charles Wesley said he could sing religion into people faster than John could preach it in.” United Methodist hymn fans celebrate songs and tradition. View

Since 2004, the Rev. Gere Reist has served The United Methodist Church as the Secretary of General Conference. Video image by United Methodist Communications.

Gere Reist: At the Helm of General Conference

“Being at General Conference is an act of constant prayer.” Learn more about what motivates the man at the forefront of this church gathering for decades. View

Pastors Matt Miofsky (left) and Willis Johnson talk after services at The Gathering United Methodist Church in St.  Louis, Missouri.

UMTV: Pastors Model Peace After Ferguson

They were on the streets of Ferguson after racial tensions flared. A year later, these friends are still fighting racism, together. View

Members attend a meeting of MARCHA, the Hispanic/Latino caucus within The United Methodist Church. Video image by United Methodist Communications.

What MARCHA means to United Methodists

It's Hispanic Heritage Month, and in this brief video, learn about how one group works to help Hispanics find a voice in The United Methodist Church. View

Donna Glessner volunteers at a memorial to those who died on 9/11. Video image by United Methodist Communications.

9/11 Memorial in Shanksville

In 2001, passengers of Flight 93 died to save others in the path of a hijacked plane. Now United Methodists help honor them at a memorial in Pa. View

Photo of woman in contemplation

9/11 Pastor Seeks Peace

Myrna Bethke lost a brother on Sept. 11, but the pastor channeled her grief by helping others work toward making the world more peaceful. View

Eugenie Sowan Erse N’Ghessan sews clothes to earn a living for herself and her seven children in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. She is one of 48 women who received a micro-loan to start her own business from the United Methodist Women’s Côte d’Ivoire Conference. Photo by Mike DuBose, United Methodist Communications.

A United Methodist Prayer for Workers

'In your glory, we offer all the work of our hearts and hands and minds.' Video reflection offers a blessing for all those who labor or are seeking work. View

Homeless teen receives care at United Methodist Crews'n Healthmobile in Phoenix, AR. Video image by United Methodist Communications.

UMTV: Clinic for Homeless Teens

One group of doctors, nurses and caseworkers doesn't just walk by the homeless youth in their city. They bring care to them, in a big blue van. View

River church welcomes paddlers on the Nantahala River in western North Carolina. Video image by United Methodist Communications.

Blessings Flow at River Church

'The river is our church. But it is nice to have someone to pray with there.' Olympic paddler-turned-pastor brings worship service to the waterside. View

Chuck Knows Church talks about the Dead Sea Scrolls, ancient texts discovered in caves.

Chuck Knows Church: Dead Sea Scrolls

Chuck Knows Church explains the significance of the Dead Sea Scrolls and how their discovery changed history. View

Children at West Nashville United Methodist Church receive new backpacks for school during a 2011 “blessing of the backpacks.” File photo by Kathleen Barry of United Methodist Communications.

United Methodist Back-to-School Blessing

As families and students and teachers prepare for school, take time for prayer too. View

The Rev. Leo Fong does martial arts workouts every day.  Video image by Reed Galin.

UMTV: Kung Fu Grandmaster Pastor

Once a star of martial arts movies, 86-year-old Leo Fong still spars with people half his age and teaches 7 fitness classes a week. View

Two students from Yugoslavia walk home together. File photo by Mike DuBose, United Methodist News Service.

Psalm 121: A Prayer for Travelers

Whether taking a trip or starting out on a new path in life, discover "The Traveler's Psalm" and let it guide your way. View

A man eats a chili dog at Carraway United Methodist also known as the

UMTV: Hot Dog Church

Church cooks use food for fundraisers and to welcome newcomers. 'If we can show them the love we have, maybe they’ll go to church.’ View

Videographer captures image of tent at Ocean Grove, NJ.

Historic Methodist Camp is ‘God’s Square Mile’

For some, summertime means heading to one of Methodism's best kept secrets, a spiritual oasis at the beach in New Jersey. View