Religious life thriving on campus
Diversity accounts for new religious awakening at college level, say authors of ‘No Longer Invisible: Religion in University Education.’
Africa U. students become mission interns
United Methodist generosity provides education and improves future of many young people.
Sierra Leone celebrates life of evangelist
107-year-old ‘Pa’ Ndanema remembered as a simple, humble man who lived his life among the people of eastern Freetown he served.
Advocacy smoothes way for immigrants
JFON helps immigrants navigate their new culture. "Our welcome is judged not by those who are like us, but by the left out and the left behind."
Burton to leave women’s commission
United Methodist Commission on Status and Role of Women plans search for new top executive.
Two die in Ukraine roof collapse
United Methodist volunteer, Ukrainian student fatally injured; missionary seriously hurt.
United Methodists open doors in disasters
From Colorado to the Atlantic coast, churches have worked to help those suffering in the clutches of the summer of 2012.
Spared by fire, Colorado church helps victims
Wilson UMC prayed with neighbors and offered support to those digging out of the ashes. “God has us here at this time for a reason.”
Haiti earthquake survivor plants knowledge
With UMCOR’s support, Gontran Delgrace received training in sustainable agriculture in Japan, which he is now sharing with others.
Churches are using the popular social network to post images of quotes, ministries and events. “We look for images that might move somebody.”
Websites offer ministry opportunities
United Methodists are focused on creating new places to reach new people. Using these 5 sites, churches can reach out to their communities.
United Methodist pastors called to serve
As the U.S. celebrates July 4, we remember the many United Methodist pastors who left their pulpits to serve as military chaplains.
Churches respond to 700 miles of U.S. storms
United Methodists assess damages while they open doors to cool, feed people as stifling heat continues in Midwest, Mid-Atlantic.
July conferences to elect 11 U.S. bishops
Three U.S. jurisdictions to select among at least 44 candidates; no elections in two jurisdictions.
Ironman pastor shows ‘Anything is Possible’
The Rev. Scott Sharp discovers lessons for his Christian ministry in preparing for triathlon. He hopes to compete in Hawaii.
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