We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
What is Green Burial?
What is Green Burial? Green burial incarnates the pure nature of allowing the body to return naturally to the earth. When one opts for ...
What's Next for the Welcoming Church
What’s Next for the Welcoming Church Tim One of the longest, fiercest debates in the Presbyterian Church (USA) came to an end last Sunday (June 21) when revised language in the Book of Order went into effect, authorizing clergy to perform weddings for same-sex couples The revised language , which defines marriage as "a unique commitment between two people, traditionally a man and a woman," was…
Find A Coin On A Headstone? Don't Touch,Here's Why
Coins on a headstone? Finders, keepers? Not this time.
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.