Local Services in Cadillac, MI

In Montana's Flathead Valley, where some of the state's most liberal and conservative communities sit side by side, the national debate over refugees plays out on a small-town stage.

The number of forcibly displaced people today is almost 66 million. Some 22 million of them are refugees, of which 54 percent come from Afghanistan, Somalia, and Syria. Eighty percent of forcibly displaced people are in Africa.

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The historic Mount Harmony United Methodist Church was severely damaged on Tuesday, April 4 when a fully loaded tractor-trailer hauling small-diameter steel rods crashed into the building. No one was hurt except the driver, who reportedly injured his hand
The church building, however, is a total loss, said the Rev. Kenneth Haines, pastor. "The entire load of several hundred one-inch steel rods…

Gordon Memorial United Methodist Church in Nashville TN hosts a debate during Black History month to foster dialogue among young people on topics like racism and social justice. This video was produced by United Methodist Communications.

View a detailed denominational profile for United Methodist Church including membership data, geographical distribution, mergers and splits, change over time and related surveys. Provided for free from the Association of Religion Data Archives (TheArda.com).

The people of The United Methodist Church are putting our faith in action by making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

Reared in the Church of England, Francis Asbury converted to Methodism after a religious experience in 1763. He became an itinerant preacher in England, and eventually answered John Wesleyâs call to spread Methodism to the American colonies
Asburyâs time in America became turbulent during the American Revolution. Because John Wesley was against the war, many colonists suspected American Methodists of sympathizing with England. Although many Methodist…

In the aftermath of the attack at the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, here is what we know

United Methodists among thousands in D.C. marching against resumption of construction on the Dakota Access Pipeline. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, based in North Dakota, and other pipeline opponents have argued in federal court that the pipeline crosses sacred land, was approved by the government without adequate consultation, and would contaminate its water supply. Erik Alsgaard reports for United Methodist News Service.

Humberto Barralaga, detained for more than a month by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, has been released on $8,000 bond. The Rev. Gustavo Vasquez, Director of Hispanic/Latino Communications at United Methodist Communications, reports for United Methodist News Service.

The people of The United Methodist Church are putting our faith in action by making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

The Dennos Museum Center seeks to engage, enlighten and entertain its audiences through the collection of art, and the presentation of exhibitions and programs in the visual arts, sciences and performing arts.

TRAVERSE CITY, Mi. (WPBN/WGTU) - Students from across the world are in northern Michigan this summer taking part in Northwestern Michigan College's Aviation Program in hopes of getting their private pilot licenses.This summer, thirty students from universi

When you follow-up with guests, they are more likely to visit again. Here are a few great ways to increase the odds.