Two Very Different Episcopalianisms Meet in Charleston

by (@bjgingerich) January 29, 2013

By Bart Gingerich (@BJGingerich) Last week, orthodox Christians convened at the historical St. Philip’s Church to participate in theological discussions at the Mere Anglicanism Conference. Most of the attendees expressed support for the Diocese of South Carolina under Bishop Mark Lawrence, which has been forced out of the Episcopal Church through heavy-handed persecution against traditional […]

Different United Methodisms in Charleston, WV

by (@markdtooley) July 16, 2012

Reportedly the annual Aldersgate Renewal Ministries (ARM) convocation that just concluded here in Charleston, WV attracted over 1000 participants, including many youth and young families. Founded in 1977, ARM is the officially recognized United Methodist ministry for charismatic worship. So worship here at the Charleston Civic Center was quite exuberant, of course, with lots of […]