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Recently Viewed: Every person, no matter what, is loved by God…

“Every person, no matter what, is loved by God… I don’t know about you, but I can’t spend any more time on my knees. It’s time to stand and walk and live together, knowing that God’s love reigns and moves for all people in all places in all times.” – Dr. Andy Stoker ‪#‎AMEN‬ ‪#‎fumcdallas‬ […]

Recently Read: Misattributing Evil

by Mark Tooley United Methodist Bishop Minerva Carcano of the California-Pacific Conference responded to the Orlando gay nightclub mass murders by a reported pro-ISIS Islamist with the suggestion that her denomination’s traditional marriage teaching is to blame: As I have prayed for the victims of this latest shooting, for the shooter and his family, for […]

We Can Pray and Grieve, but then We Must Act

A response to the Orlando massacre by The Rev. Dr. Susan Henry-Crowe June 13, 2016 Lamentation for those who suffer hate and violence Crimes of hate that terrorize any of God’s children are abhorrent and intolerable. This time it is against LGBTQ persons and communities. Persons in the LGBTQ community were targeted because of who […]

When Commentary Fails

by David Watson   This article was due two weeks ago. I’m not usually late with writing deadlines, but after General Conference, I really didn’t know what to say. Like many people, I had conflicting emotions. I needed time to process.   After two weeks of reflection, I was ready to write. But then forty-nine […]

Early-bird rates for YOUTH 2015 ending + lineup announcements

Youth and youth leaders planning to attend YOUTH 2015, the national gathering for United Methodist youth next June in Orlando, can take advantage of the best possible price for the four-day event by registering before Jan 31.