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United Methodist Now - September 24, 2018


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“Fishing with a large net”: Why camp meetings matter
Francis Asbury wrote often about preaching at camp meetings, with many conversions. He saw these revivals as vital to evangelistic ministry and many United Methodists today still treasure this tradition. Read more.

The Wesleys take the web
What if John and Charles were alive now, using smartphones to tell the story of the people of The United Methodist Church? A new cartoon brings the Bible Moths into today and teaches some lessons too. Take a look.

A Prayer for Animals
At this time of year, many churches host blessings of the pets. Here’s a short reflection about the ways animals remind us of God’s Creation and salvation. See prayer.

Worst and best ways to help after a disaster
When the weather wreaks havoc, people of faith may want to jump in to help neighbors in need. But we need to couple compassion with common sense. Find ways to do the most good. Get tips.