‘Is God mad at me?’: Motherly advice for tough questions
A United Methodist woman advises, “Fill your life with love.” Girls receive wisdom about faith and life from women of their grandparents’ generation.
Church Builds Harmony Through Student Debate
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.
Ooltewah United Methodist Church
Ooltewah Tennessee United Methodist Church messages of faith, grace, hope, and love.
8 church communication faux pas » UMC Communications Tips
Effective church communication is more than preaching a sermon that inspires. It requires careful planning and consideration of your audience.
Top 25 Fastest Growing Large United Methodist Churches, 2015 Edition
While not all growing churches are healthy churches, healthy churches grow, because growth isn't the goal; it's the outcome. Here are 25 of the most innovative churches in the United Methodist Church today. What can we learn about creativity and innovation from these impressive congregations?
How Skipping Church Affects Our Children
In a Q&A, Carl Trueman was asked about why churches today are losing their young people. Typical answers to this question range from things like the temptations of this world or the irrelevance…
Bishop Ough Takes the Plunge!
Bishop Ough jumped into frigid Lake Koronis on Feb. 18, 2017 after United Methodists donated more than $10,000 for camp scholarships.
Beyond fasting: 10 tips for a more meaningful Lent
Some United Methodists do not connect with the traditional discipline of fasting for Lent. Creative alternatives can help reenergize the season.
Advent Quiz: What do the candles symbolize on the Advent wreath?
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Are You Glad When Passing the Peace Ends?
Lovett H. Weems, Jr., says passing the peace can be disruptive and off-putting to visitors. Do it in a way that enhances hospitality and community.