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.
United Methodism’s Chinese connections
Church’s ties began in 1847 with arrival of Methodist Episcopal Church missionaries and continues today.
Young people inspire at preaching festival
Indiana Annual (regional) Conference lifted up by 18 youthful sermons at event designed to showcase and encourage.
Church reaches out after floods in Europe
As Committee on Relief offers assistance, Bishop Wenner, Germany Episcopal Area, calls for prayers and solidarity with those affected.
Call for peace on Korean peninsula
At Ecumenical Korea Peace Conference, Christians, including Bishop Hee-Soo Jung, came together to pray and develop steps toward a “just peace.”
Myrlie Evers to present race relations award
The wife of slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers will honor a group of Mississippi ministers who stood against discrimination in 1963.
Africa U. to offer palliative care degree
Palliative care treats the whole person — body, mind and spirit.
Oklahoma climbs back after multiple tornadoes
United Methodists in Oklahoma extend relief work to areas hit by massive May 31 tornado, widest on record.
McCord Scholar prepares to give in return
Program at 11 Historically Black United Methodist Colleges and Universities guides student toward deeper meaning in life.
Gleaning: Ancient practice feeds hungry
Special ministry collects produce left after harvest. “If we gleaned all the edible food that we right now waste, we wouldn’t have hunger.”
UMTV: Beekeeping Benefits Liberia
Joe Gatei sent his kids to school with honey sales. “God is answering my prayer, things are working well.” See how UMCOR is changing lives.
UMTV: Young Clergywoman’s Call
Working in a church soup kitchen at a young age inspired her to “feed people who hunger” and now Tiffany Thomas is a pastor and a mentor.
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