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United Methodist Now - January 8, 2019


Hope your 2019 is off to a great start. Thank you for subscribing to UM Now and inviting others to do the same. If you are looking for a prayer for the new year, try these downloadable prayers.









Renewing waters: How we understand Baptism
In January, we celebrate the Baptism of Our Lord. How much do you know about the United Methodist understanding of the sacrament? This is a perfect time to reflect on the meaning of our vow and this gift of grace. Learn more. Take baptism quiz »

Baptism: God’s Gift to Us All
“In baptism, we’re walking into God’s arms.” A video meditation reminds us of the beauty of this sacrament. Perfect for individuals or groups to view. Watch video »
Fan favorites of 2018

We offered many ways to learn more about what it means to be United Methodist during the past year. In case you want to revisit stories or see some you missed, we have a wrap up of the best. See highlights »
8 ways to a more spiritual new year

Many of us feel bad when we make and break resolutions quickly. But striving to be more spiritual is an ongoing practice and a decision you can re-make daily. A writer has some quick tips. Get ideas.