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December 19, 2014
A breakdown of where recently ordained United Methodist ministers went to seminary
December 11, 2014
Dr. Tom Tumblin is an elder in the West Ohio Conference and is appointed to serve Asbury Seminary as dean of the Beeson International Center for Biblical Preaching and Church Leadership and professor of…
December 8, 2014
Much more than a single article could be written detailing all the ways in which American evangelical Protestantism looks very different from the early church. Certainly not all of the developments in our external circumstances…
December 4, 2014
The apportionments the UMC taxes on its local congregations are already relatively high. But some are trying to make them higher.
December 3, 2014
A recent pro-Palestinian rally supported by several United Methodist agencies promoted an agenda of divestment and “boycotting all things Israeli.”
December 2, 2014
This “Giving Tuesday” offers Christians a chance to make a Kingdom difference.
November 26, 2014
UM Action Director John Lomperis offers this reflection and prayers on the violence recently engulfing his hometown of St. Louis, Missouri.
November 26, 2014
While 2014 has been difficult in many ways, here are some important things faithful United Methodists can celebrate this year.
November 19, 2014
For all of its bluster and noise, the “biblical disobedience” movement only represents an unimpressively tiny number of all United Methodist clergy.
November 7, 2014
The UMC Council of Bishops releases a brief statement asking for prayer, re-affirming commitment to guarding the doctrine, unity, and governing Discipline of the denomination.