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Brookshire Brothers in Vidor now offers their version of a curbside pickup program called Brookshire Brothers Anywhere.It launched March 7th at their North Main Street location.Once a customer signs up to shop at BrookshireBrothers.com, they can use Rosie’

East Texas Medical Center has been offering Tai Chi for 20 years and dozens of East Texans are swearing by the workout.

For the 11th time, East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System has been named one of the nation’s Most Wired hospitals. The 19th Annual HealthCare’s Most Wired ® survey results were released today by the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Health Forum. The survey is the leading industry barometer measuring information technology (IT) use and adoption

Two ETMC Jacksonville nurses have been selected by the East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System as DAISY Award winners. Rebecca Shaw, RN, and Deborah Tomlin, RN, were recognized as part of the DAISY Foundation’s program for going above and beyond in providing excellent care. Shaw has been a nurse in Jacksonville for seven years, and

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.

-- By Jackie Campbell--
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…

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…

Christian leaders from around Asia joined in celebrating the opening of a regional United Methodist Global Ministries office March 23, and welcoming the spir...

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.