Caring for the poor is part of Wesley’s legacy
As we mark Heritage Sunday, we honor our history. From the start, Wesley longed for a church that exhibited "charity in all forms."
Change the World sows seeds, reaps blessings
In 15 countries, including the United States, United Methodists reached out to their neighbors through more than 2,000 projects.
As waters rise, volunteers serve neighbors
On a global day of service, Louisiana congregations assembled 1,500 cleaning buckets where flooding is anticipated.
Being the hands and feet of Christ
On Change the World weekend, United Methodist Women in Mentor, Ohio, supported mission by embodying Christ in the world.
Saving souls and bodies in Africa
Bishop shares how the church’s anti-malaria fight and Côte D’Ivoire radio station make disciples.
Windsor Village’s ‘three-legged’ ministry
The pastor of the 18,000-member Houston-area church talks about his successes, church vitality and obstacles to church growth.
Thousands gear up to Change the World
On May 14 and 15, United Methodists from more than 1,600 churches will participate in some 1,800 events to reach out to their communities.
Mentoring and Ministry
In three decades of leading one of the largest congregations in the U. S., the Rev. Kirbyjon Caldwell has developed his own style of preaching, and his own strong opinions about staying vital.
African clergywomen find voice, claim rights
First-ever meeting will honor Africa’s first woman bishop and strengthen the network of clergywomen on the continent.
Leaders ponder funding, structural changes
Among the proposals is to combine general agencies into fewer groups and to change the denomination’s funding formulas.
Car Care for Single Moms
Church makes mothers’ day. "They came for free gas, but the look in their eyes when you said ‘I would be glad to pray for you’ was a God moment."
Denomination faces sizable budget cuts
For the first time in the history of The United Methodist Church, even the best-case budget projection called for a reduction in available funds.
Nets may save newborn’s life
Bintu Kamara has lost three children to malaria. New bed nets hanging in her home will give her newborn a better chance at life.
Lay speakers give Haitians clean water
Cholera will likely affect more lives in Haiti than the 2010 earthquake, and United Methodists across the U.S. are doing something about it.
Drenched communities pray levees will hold
As melted snow and record rainfall flood towns and farmland across the U.S., United Methodists respond and reach out.
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