Items Tagged "Hospitality"
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How a church overcomes hostility to Christianity
A church in formerly Communist eastern Germany defies the odds by welcoming newcomers, including the influx of recent asylum-seekers. Read More
Radical Welcome Defined
This resource offers tips for being a radically welcoming community, especially to those who have been marginalized. View
5 ways to reclaim Wesleyan evangelism
Expert says truly sharing and living out the good news means developing relationships. “Are we friendly, or are we in the practice of making friends?” Read More
Bus station hospitality
Volunteers offer shelter, phones, food, coats and help navigating bus schedules for women released from immigrant detention. Read More
Embrace military families and give thanks
Retired Navy chaplain reflects on 30 years of active service and shares ways for United Methodist churches to reach out. Read More
Somebody has been sitting in my pew!
Accidentally invading someone's "family pew" can be a disaster or an opportunity to start a conversation and make a new friend. Read More
Circles of Care for Immigrants
Therapist-turned-pastor provides free mental health support for immigrants facing long separations from family and fears of deportation. View
Bishops oppose racism, back immigration reform
United Methodist leaders call on Christians to advocate for humane reform and to recognize the sacredness of every person. Read More
UMTV: Church Embraces Haitians
The earthquake shook lives in Florida and brought two communities closer together. "Almost every single church member has someone in Haiti." Read More
Welcoming the Migrant to the U.S.
We regret any and all violence committed against migrants in the past and resolve to work to eliminate racism and violence directed towards newly arriving migrants to the United States. Read More
Church supports justice for migrants
United Methodists have adopted resolutions supporting justice for migrants worldwide and reform of U.S. immigration laws. Read More