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Reflections on Our Faith

Video by United Methodist Communications

As part of a video series, the Rev. Adam Hamilton discusses his concept of Heaven.


There are a wide variety of terms and teachings associated with The United Methodist Church. In these short videos, we offer conversation starters about some of the basic questions you might have on topics that range from theology to everyday life. We hope you will use these pieces for personal reflection and also share with friends or in group settings.

You can find other answers to some common questions at Ask the UMC.

To find a pastor to talk with and a church to visit, try Find-A-Church.

And please send us a note if you have topics you’d like us to explore.


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United Methodist Beliefs: Sin

"In Wesleyan tradition, we always rely upon God’s grace as the antidote to sin or to separation from God.” More about how United Methodists view sin. View

Stained glass windows inside the meditation chapel on an upper floor of the Boston University School of Theology reflect various saints and theologians. Photo by Kathleen Barry, UMNS.

United Methodist Beliefs: Saints

A pastor shares his understanding of the Wesleyan tradition about the subject. "I’ve known saints." View

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Organ Donation

The church celebrates Organ Tissue and Donor Sunday each November. This short video talks about the "gift of love and hope" you may not have considered. View