‘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.
Beware of a Holy Heist
A wholesale robbery is being planned. In front of everyone. Shockingly, the intended theft is of a Christian denomination’s identity and resources. An
The United Methodist Church
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.
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How to support the military on Veterans Day and beyond
Let military members and their families know that they are not only appreciated but also needed in the body of Christ. Here are several ways to make sure they are...
What United Methodists need to know about voting
Two young United Methodist pastors, Elizabeth Murray, provisional deacon in the South Carolina Conference and Rev. Michael Anthony Parker II, lead pastor of Ames United Methodist in Bel Air, Maryland, weigh in on why Christians should 'get out the vote' and support their beliefs in government.
Church's top communications exec to retire next year
The Rev. Larry Hollon helped lead The United Methodist Church into digital communications on a variety of fronts.
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 missionaries fled back to England, Asbury was the only one to stay behind and continue evangelizing. After the war ended, Asbury became the preeminent leader of American Methodism, and John Wesley appointed him and Thomas Coke as superintendents (or later, bishops) During his career, Asbury traveled 300,000 miles, delivered 16,500…
Easy ways to share gratitude this Thanksgiving
Find creative ideas to make this season of thanks more about giving than receiving.
10 ways to improve your prayer life
Hear expert advice about making space for prayer in a busy lifestyle.