Items Tagged "Book Of Resolutions"
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Effort to make Social Principles more global
2012 General Conference adopts petition to revise to make them "more succinct, theologically founded and globally relevant." Read More
Churches respond to Chicago school strike
As Chicago public schoolteacher strike enters second day, churches open doors for tutoring, recreation and fun. Read More
Health care law survives; what’s ahead?
After the recent Supreme Court ruling, United Methodists are still discussing what the law means for the church and U.S. society as a whole. Read More
GC2012: How Book of Discipline comes to be
Editor Marvin Cropsey explains the process to prepare the revisions of Discipline and Resolutions. Read More
Do we understand how the church works?
Evidence and experience point to knowledge gap separating members from the official stands and policies of the church. Read More
Science can help church keep its young folk
Clergy Letter Project and Evolution Weekend offer opportunities to show young people that church door is open to them. Read More
United States-Mexico Border
The United States-Mexico border is a 2,000-mile-long area where the socioeconomic dynamics of two interacting cultures have a negative impact on the quality of life of adjoining populations. Read More
Cloning has sparked enormous and sustained concern in the general public, including the church. Read More
New Developments in Genetic Science
The ethical implications of new developments in genetic science continue to make themselves known as new aspects of the technology are introduced in medicine, agriculture, and forensic science. Read More
Church to Be in Ministry to Persons of All Sexual Orientations
The United Methodist Church will "dedicate itself to a ministry of Christ-like hospitality and compassion to persons of all sexual orientations and to a vision of unity." Read More