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UM church, conference and former pastor seek to have sexual misconduct suit tossed

A former United Methodist pastor, St. Luke “Community” United Methodist Church in Dallas and the North Texas Conference of the UMC have moved to dismiss a sexual misconduct lawsuit against them, arguing that it was filed outside the statute of limitations. The suit was filed last February in Dallas County District Court by Cameron Jerrod […]

Yes, bishop’s forced retirement is a race issue

By Henry L. Masters Sr., Special Contributor… I am an ashamed United Methodist! The action of the South Central Jurisdiction (SCJ) to force Bishop W. Earl Bledsoe into retirement was a sad and shameful day for me. I am a lifelong United Methodist with four decades of pastoral ministry. The unprecedented action of the 2012 […]