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November 25, 2015
Our human nature grants us a choice between appreciation and underestimation of God’s goodness. We choose gratitude.
November 13, 2015
With this recent testimony, UM Action Director John Lomperis delivered an extensive case against the push for United Methodist targeted divestment against Israel.
November 12, 2015
UMC leaders in the USA try every type of dialogue on sexual morality but one.
November 11, 2015
The United Methodist Church’s Connectional Table recently provided a helpful model for how NOT to conduct dialogues.
October 7, 2015
Hostility towards religion has never been more severe in America. But don’t give up hope, writes James Tonkowich. There is hope.
September 16, 2015
A activist in the UMC’s homosexuality-affirming disobedience movement may not have realized that her actions would have had as serious consequences as they did.
August 7, 2015
Our real consideration is absolute: obedience to God. We may not ever sin, or compromise with sin, nor participate in or support seriously compromised Christian organizations.
August 5, 2015
Brad Kalajainen, pastor of Cornerstone UMC in West Michigan, shares how the church he founded has become one of the fastest-growing United Methodist congregations in the country, and one of only two in the denomination’s North Central Jurisdiction.
August 3, 2015
Planned Parenthood employees are knowingly turning blind eye and deaf ear to trafficked minors.
July 29, 2015
“What I quickly realized was that the porn industry is kind of like a ‘cover up’ to run prostitution rings.”
— former porn star