Bishop Ough jumped into frigid Lake Koronis on Feb. 18, 2017 after United Methodists donated more than $10,000 for camp scholarships.
How To Commit Adultery
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What we can learn from the words on John Wesley’s tomb
Wesley’s epitaph has inspired United Methodists for more than 225 years to be instruments God can use to share Jesus' love with the world.
What Not to Donate: Thrift Store Donation Guidelines
Every thrift store has different rules, but these items are commonly turned away at donation centers. Call ahead to see if your local store can accept them.
I’m an Atheist! Now What?
As I mentioned in my last blog post, unlike progressive traditions such as the United Church of Christ, Unitarian Universalism, and Humanism—all of which stick closely to the college-educated demographic—atheism crosses all lines, from race to class to gender, et cetera. Some people never believe in a god; some realize one day that they have [Read More...]
What to do when you are Bible Stumped
What happens when a friend asks you a question in the Bible and you are stumped? What do you do? Here are 3 things you can do.
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.
How did ISLAM lead to the DARK AGES, then RENAISSANCE & REFORMATION?
Caliph Umar fought alongside of Mohammed in nearly all his battles Umar's daughter Hafsa was one of Mohammed's wives Waging jihad, Umar conquered enormous areas, including: -Eastern Roman Empire Muslim pirates terrorized the Mediterranean, blockading trade. This caused an economic disaster in Roman Europe by diminishing products moving from North Africa and the Middle East to Rome. An important item no longer shipped was papyrus -- reeds from the Nile delta which were used for paper in Europe. The sudden shortage of paper resulted in a decline of writing, literacy, and fewer books being written. This was a key factor in the beginning of THE DARK AGES. The world's largest and oldest library was in Alexandria,…
Marriage Is Very Good. Singleness May Be Even Better.
Singleness has the potential to be a garden—or a gym, kitchen, or school—for undistracted devotion to Jesus unlike any other season of our lives.
How (not) to talk about religious pluralism
Over the weekend, a tweet from CNN promoted a new series called “Believer” with Reza ...