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UMC in Boston to host prayer service

All local United Methodist runners in yesterday’s Boston Marathon are accounted for and fine, according to the Rev. LaTrelle Miller Easterling, superintendent of the Metro Boston Hope District, after two bombs exploded yesterday near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing 3 and injuring 140.  A prayer service is planned for seven tonight EST at Old West Church, United […]

UM bishop of Boston Area issues statement about bombings

From United Methodist News Service… BOSTON — Boston Area Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar has written a letter to the New England Annual (regional) Conference, calling for prayer in response to the explosions Monday, April 15, near the Boston Marathon finish line. His full statement is below: My dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Greetings in the […]