Archive for the 'Current Events' Category

When is Easter over? What comes after Easter?

Monday, April 9th, 2018

The joyful celebration of Christ’s Resurrection is not limited to one Sunday. We have a reminder about how congregations observe this special time in the church’s calendar.  Click here to learn more.

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Are you in the know?

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

You will be when you turn to the United Methodist News Service, a trusted and official source of information and news about The United Methodist Church. Covering an array of timely topics through articles, commentaries and photos, UMNS informs and engages audiences with dynamic stories of how United Methodists around the world are demonstrating their faith. […]

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Methodist women who made history

Monday, March 5th, 2018

March is Women’s History Month. Activists today may be inspired to hear the stories of six historic figures who advocated for women’s voting rights as part of their Christian calling. Click here to learn more.

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UMCOR Sunday on March 11

Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Natural disasters may destroy homes, communities and cities, but they do not destroy the love of God. A new video highlights the long‑term, vital work of hope and healing accomplished by UMCOR, as well as the ways that connectional giving allows the work to be done at a moment’s notice. Share this powerful video with […]

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Many U.S. presidents have Methodist ties

Monday, February 19th, 2018

They escorted Abraham Lincoln’s body to his burial in Illinois. They served lemonade to guests at the White House in an age of temperance. They had roles in inaugurations and extended spiritual advice to presidents on justice issues, ranging from slavery to war.  Click here to read the rest of the story.

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