Commentary: Mozambican women step out in faith
A United Methodist agency staff member affirms the ‘bold and courageous’ women challenging social concerns in Mozambique.
Faith groups explore insurance risk pooling
With natural disasters pushing property insurance rates up, United Methodists and other faith groups look at ways to spread the risk.
Liberian nursing school struggles to recover
Picking up after Liberia’s civil war, the United Methodist-supported school reopens in its former location.
Methodists swap stories of fearless women of faith
At the first women’s history conference in 27 years, United Methodists celebrate women as the prophetic voice of the church.
Urban ministry survey cites need for training, support
United Methodists are committed to urban ministry but want more training on how to provide that ministry, a new survey shows.
Church attorney: Keep politics out of the pulpit
As election season intensifies, an attorney for The United Methodist Church offers advice on the church and politics.
Board hears success stories from Publishing House
The church’s publishing agency is ‘living big,’ ‘transforming lives’ and ‘still singing’ with new publications for children and adults.
European clergywomen share and inspire
United Methodist clergywomen in Europe gather in Germany to share their struggles and rewards.
United Methodist Men plan centennial celebration
A year-long celebration in 2008 will honor 100 years of men’s ministry in The United Methodist Church.
Commentary: Gambling addicts include older adults
In a commentary, a pastor and a psychiatrist call for greater awareness and guidance from the church.
Education foundation quadruples grant awards
United Methodists can earn up to $4,000 in scholarship awards through a growing partnership.
Michigan group works for clean drinking water in Haiti
United Methodists providing hot lunches to Haitian schoolchildren are now adding clean drinking water to their ministry.
Social Creed gets European flavor at consultation
A panel working on a new United Methodist Social Creed meets in Norway with church members from across Europe.
'March Madness' advances Nothing But Nets drive
United Methodists sponsor basketball tournaments, challenges and other fundraisers for the anti-malaria drive.
Campaign planned for Global Education Fund
A marketing and fundraising campaign kicks off in 2007 for a global fund to help Methodist schools develop stronger leaders.
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