Undocumented citizens invisible post-disaster
UMCOR reports undocumented citizens are particularly vulnerable after violent storms. “The church has a role in helping those most in need.”
‘Fatherless’ on Father’s Day
As a young adult watching her dad say, “Our Father,” for the last time, Tiffany Dale is reminded that we are never “fatherless.”
The Church in China: Focus on disaster relief
When disaster strikes, Amity goes to front lines, a new action in a country where government traditionally managed disaster response.
‘Son-powered’ service after Oklahoma twister
Lack of electricity no deterrent to Moore-First church which is helping with recovery efforts. “We must light the darkness for others.”
Door open to Southern Baptist Scout groups
United Methodist Men responds to Baptist action to support church and families that want to cut ties to Boy Scouts.
The Church in China: To serve God, society
For the past 28 years, the Amity Foundation has worked to assist those on the margins of Chinese society.
UMTV: Feeding Bodies, Souls at the Border
During Hispanic Heritage month, we profile Saúl Montiel. Born in Mexico, he fights for social justice and is now a missionary near Tijuana.
UMTV: Joining Families at the Border
Offering prayers and Communion on both sides of the wall, the Rev. John Fanestil serves loved ones separated at the U.S.-Mexico border.
$3.5 million pledged to fight malaria
Largest-ever commitment for Imagine No Malaria, announced by Bishop Palmer of the West Ohio Conference, is a “cause for rejoicing.”
The Church in China: Pews are full
Many of country’s historic churches now filled with thousands—instead of hundreds—as young people turn to churches in large numbers.
Furor over block to gay clergy candidate
Bishop asked to rule on due process in case of Texas woman who had completed steps toward ordination when she came out as lesbian.
The Church in China: One pastor’s journey
At 69, he looks back on a Christian lifetime nurtured by his father and grandfather, who embraced the faith in the mid-19th century.
U.S. envoy encourages Côte d’Ivoire students
“Practice, practice, practice,” urges ambassador in visit with wife to United Methodist Secondary School.
UMTV: Care for Caregiving Youth
2012 CNN Hero creates non-profit to help 1.4 million U.S. children caring for family members. “They sacrifice their childhood.”
The Church in China: A growth in size, faith
As the number of Christians in China climbs, Chinese faith leaders work to maintain relationships with faith groups internationally.
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