U.S. annual conferences elected more delegates opposed to the Traditional Plan, but traditionalists estimate they still have the majority overall for General Conference 2020.
Directors of the Board of Global Ministries express pain over the divide that has occurred since the special General Conference.
Trust in the Holy Spirit was at the heart of the delegates’ experience at the start of the 2019 special session of the 2019 General Conference in St. Louis.
February 23rd, the day before the official opening of the 2019 General Conference was dedicated to praying a way forward, a spiritual initiative that began months ago.
Starting at age 6, Molly McNamara and her friend ran a lemonade stand that raised $100,000 for Imagine No Malaria.
UMC bishops in Africa pledged to transform agriculture from subsistence farming to commercial ventures that can financially support the church.
Voices in Texas, Norway, Liberia and elsewhere express shock over remarks from Oval Office.
Dr. Pierre Manya, a missionary supported by the Detroit Conference, reports on his ministry to improve family health in DR Congo. Dr. Pierre Manya Missionary, Bd of Global Ministries As a missionary doctor who coordinates health and medical services for the Central Congo Episcopal Area, I am happy to share news of our exciting… Continue Reading Saving lives in DR Congo
The General Commission on Race and Religion of The United Methodist Church (GCORR) presents Vital Conversations 2.
PHILEAS JUSU United Methodist News Service Shock, apprehension and confusion gripped the city of Magburaka in northern Sierra Leone when a 22-year-old resident’s positive Ebola test result was made public nearly three days after she died and was given normal burial, including washing of the corpse. The news came less than 24 hours after the… Continue Reading Ebola back in Sierra Leone