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PET recipient Oke Seun meets PET Mobility founders Mel West and Larry Hills. Photo courtesy of PET Mobility Missouri-Columbia.

Wheelchairs That Work Anywhere

United Methodists invented a PET project to help those unable to walk find freedom and jobs. “It’s what Christ would do if he were here.” View

`The day I lost Momma’

Bishop James E. Swanson Sr. writes about the tragic day he lost his mother to domestic violence. Read More

The executive board of Boy Scouts of America has ended its ban on gay leaders. But religiously affiliated units still can maintain their own prohibitions. Photo illustration by Mike DuBose, UMNS

Churches can have gay Boy Scout leaders

No local church will be required to accept any volunteer based on the new policy, says United Methodist Men executive. Read More

United Methodists this year mourned the passing of pioneering leaders of United Methodist Women, a founder of United Methodist Men and a poet who met with Presidents. Photo illustration by Kathryn Price, United Methodist Communications

2014: United Methodists of note remembered

United Methodists mourned the passing of pioneering leaders of United Methodist Women, a champion of United Methodist Men and a poet who met with Presidents. Read More

Gil Hanke meets with Joulie who had just been fit with new hearing aids from Hear the World Foundation. Photo courtesy United Methodist Men.

Hope of Hearing team assists children in Haiti

In October, a six-member mission team tested 351 children and fit 97 with hearing aids. ‘Each day was a special blessing.’ Read More

A solider reads 'Strength for Service' devotional book. Photo courtesy United Methodist Men.

‘Strength for Service’ devotional benefits all who serve

‘Patients and staff find the book as uplifting today as it must have been for men and women in WW II and the Korean War.’ Read More

Domestic abuse; photo illustration by Ronny Perry, United Methodist Communications

Church’s domestic violence response predates NFL news

But, advocates say, churches can do more to bring sunlight to an issue too often left behind closed doors. Read More

Singer Lee Greenwood stands with Bishop James Swanson Sr. at the Duty to God breakfast held in Nashville, Tenn.  Photo by Rich Peck, UMNS.

Bishop urges national Scout leaders: Be loyal to God

Bishop James E. Swanson Sr. shared the stage with country star Lee Greenwood at the national Boy Scouts of America prayer breakfast. Read More

Gil Hanke speaks about scouting ministries during the 2012 General Conference in Tampa, Fla., in this April 2012 file photo. Hanke is top staff executive of United Methodist Men. Hanke, who chairs the General Secretaries Table, said he is excited about renewed cooperation among the denomination’s top agency staff leaders. A UMNS file photo by Mike DuBose.

Updated April 11: Scouting group loses United Methodist affiliation

At heart, the dispute is about the role of affiliate with a general church agency. Read More

United Methodist Men

Involves men in a growing relationship to Jesus Christ and his church and provides resources and support for programs of evangelism, stewardship and the needs of men. Read More

Q&A: United Methodist Men

We train and provide resources for local churches, districts and annual conferences to have a sustained, all-inclusive ministry to, for and through men. Read More

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