Items Tagged "Marriage"
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Can my former pastor come back to perform my wedding?
You will first need to talk with the pastor at the church where your wedding will be held. Read More
The pastor says that he has to approve all my wedding plans. Is that correct?
Learn the answer here. Read More
Can I get married in any United Methodist church that I choose?
Local United Methodist churches set their own wedding policies and fees. Read More
Three ways to say “I love you”
Couples’ coach gives tips to be year-round Valentines. “I'm convinced that if couples focus on these three things, the romance will come.” Read More
Going to the chapel of love
Trinity United Methodist Church in Elkhart, Indiana is offering free weddings on Valentine's Day as a way to promote the positives of marriage. Visit Site
Cupid in The United Methodist Church
Couples share how United Methodist ministries brought them together and the difference the church has made in their marriage. Read More
I have been married before. Can I get remarried and still be a member?
Yes, divorced and remarried persons are welcome to join The United Methodist Church. Read More
What is the denomination’s position on homosexuality?
Learn more about the denomination's position on homosexuality. Read More
2013: Same-sex wedding issues abound
Weddings and trials sound disharmony for The United Methodist Church as it ends a year that included two well-publicized same-sex weddings and a high-profile church trial for a pastor who officiated at his son’s same-sex nuptials. Read More
The Nurturing Community
We believe we have a responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals. Read More
U.S. court rulings impact same-sex couples
This morning's U.S. Supreme Court decisions likely will intensify United Methodists' ongoing debate about human sexuality. Read More
Church says no I do’s until all can marry
North Carolina church will still offer premarital counseling and blessings, but no weddings until denomination allows same-sex marriage. Read More
Veterans learn skills to strengthen marriage
One military chaplain cares for the nation's wounded by helping them repair crumbling intimate relationships. Read More
Swift reaction to bishop’s gay marriage stand
Chicago Area bishop's support of Illinois marriage legislation brings comments from all perspectives in the same-sex civil union debate. Read More
Same-sex unions gain support in U.S. elections
United Methodists were on both sides of the issue Nov. 6 as the vote in four states indicated support for same-sex unions. Read More
Did Jesus have a wife?
Papyrus fragment has revived an old debate that likely reflects early Christian disputes about marriage - not the historical Jesus. Read More
The Vow: A real love story of faith
A new movie shows how United Methodists Kim and Krickitt Carpenter faced immense odds yet kept the commitment they made before God. Read More