Bishop urges peace in Korea
As the situation on the Korean Peninsula raises concern throughout the world, Bishop Hee-Soo Jung calls for an end to threats of war.
Chabadza! Zimbabwe-Norway project pays off
Tradition of lending a helping hand results in new medical facility for mothers and babies and other projects on the boards.
Disaster recovery: Harvest reaps blessings
The tornado gave church new opportunity to reinvent itself, learn from past, embrace a brighter future, says Alabama pastor.
Disaster recovery: Indiana town bounces back
One year after tornado levels Henryville, pastor says, “When we bind together as the body of Christ, we are a force to be reckoned with.”
Disaster recovery: Minot celebrates beginnings
"The flood changed my entire ministry here," says the Rev. Debra Ball-Kilbourne, pastor of Faith United Methodist Church.
When disaster hits: Lessons from others
As tornadoes and floods challenge churches, one clergywoman says, “People do not recover without support, nudging and compassion.”
Zimbabwe preschool struggles but succeeds
‘Ministering church’ serves through preschool begun in 2009 with three teachers and operating from makeshift facilities in church hall.
White House honors youth solar ministry
United Methodist church and Rotary Club partner on program that brings light to places without electricity.
United Methodists plan Sand Creek project
As massacre’s 150th anniversary approaches, denomination wants to set record straight on Methodist involvement and work on healing.
Africa U. celebrates its first 20 years
In a short 20 years, the United Methodist-related university has grown to a world-changing institute with more than 4,000 graduates.
Mary Magdalene: Apostle or harlot?
In the Bible, she is among the first to bear witness to Christ’s resurrection. But she still has a reputation as the Gospels’ bad girl.
The untold story of African AIDS relief
Zimbabwean United Methodists lead way in caring for HIV/AIDS patients and talking about what has been taboo to discuss.
Women making history: Eunice Musa Iliya
“A woman is dependent on how society defines her,” says Nigerian pastor. “So as I was growing up, I didn’t know who I was as a woman.”
The right rockin’ Rev. Sherry Cothran
Her journey has taken Nashville pastor from the concert stage to the pulpit … with occasional trips back to the stage.
Haiti 2013: Rebuilding St. Martin Methodist
Worship in St. Martin today is far different from that Sunday in 2010 when Haitian Methodists stood among rubble. Fifth in a series.
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