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UMNS Weekly Digest - October 13, 2017

United Methodists help, struggle amid California fires; responding to court ruling on clergy housing; planning special General Conference 2019. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - October 6, 2017

After mass shooting, churchgoers offer help; the church provides relief after Maria, Irma; shining a light on global migration crisis. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - September 29, 2017

How UMCOR provides relief over the long haul; new study sees continuation of graying of clergy corps; North TexasConference announces just resolutions. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - September 22 2017

Churches, ministry hit by Mexico earthquake; Way Forward to share ideas with bishops; standing with Puerto Rican church after hurricanes; laying a cornerstone in Honduras. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - September 15, 2017

Churches respond to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma; chaplain brings word of God to cigar factory workers; survey seeks feedback on sexual harassment issues. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - September 8, 2017

Coverage of Hurricane Harvey; Guatemala church works in shadow of gangs; task force considers placement for new bishops in Africa. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - September 1, 2017

United Methodist response to Hurricane Harvey; first story in special report on Guatemala and Honduras; Church revitalization. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - August 25, 2017

Board raises bishops' pay, starts budget work; deadly landslides, flooding in Sierra Leone, Congo; sanctuary as more than shelter. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - August 18, 2017

Pastors decry racism after Charlottesville; hundreds dead, missing after Sierra Leone mudslide; prophetic speaking at MARCHA, the Hispanic/Latino caucus of the church. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - August 11, 2017

Way Forward Commission closed meetings find support, criticism; Louisiana needs flood-recovery volunteers; bishop grapples with great needs and growth in Congo. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - August 4, 2017

Conference of the Deaf makes history; hot-button issues at annual conference; Liberia goes back to the soil. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - July 28, 2017

United Methodists embrace TED Talks; protesting martial law in the Philippines; Judicial Council October meeting; Way Forward Commission update. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - July 21, 2017

Way Forward gets input from United Methodists on LGBTQ inclusion; Yellowstone Conference faces financial crisis. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - July 14, 2017

Duke Divinity School strives for diversity; assisting those fleeing siege in Philippines; becoming fishers of young men. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - July 7, 2017

Claremont School of Theology could move to Willamette; Global climate issues in Nigeria; Paul Hardin III obituary. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - June 30, 2017

Discipleship Ministries' initiative, ‘See All the People;' teen leads revival for racial reconciliation in Mississippi; conferences ask for ruling on incompatibility language. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - June 23, 2017

Bishop John Wesley Hardt dead at 95; reclaiming the church-planting tradition; 2017 annual conference reports. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - June 16, 2017

Reconsideration of gay bishop ruling south; the growing impact of new churches; vegetable is saving lives in Zimbabwe; North Korea releases comatose Otto Warmbier. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - June 9, 2017

Top viewed stories from June 2-8. See all United Methodist News Service stories at umc.org/news. Read More

UMNS Weekly Digest - June 2, 2017

Top viewed stories from May 26-June 1. See all United Methodist News Service stories at umc.org/news. Read More