Go to the people in your community
The Michigan Conference is hosting two events—one on the east side of the state and one on the west side—on November 12 to help lay and clergy learn more about… Continue Reading Go to the people in your community
AC presents awards and honors
Awards and recognitions were given to individuals and congregations at the 2022 Michigan Annual Conference in honor of outstanding service.
E. Stanley Jones, prophet of peace
Once called, “the greatest missionary since St. Paul,” the life and ministry of E. Stanley Jones offer important lessons in the midst of global tensions over faith, ethnicity, and race.
REACH helps tell about Jesus
Connecting justice and evangelism is just one of the topics explored at this year’s REACH Summit, online and in-person October 22-23, from Sycamore Creek Church.
Rev. Eddie Fox, evangelism pioneer, dies
From 1989 to 2014, the Rev. H. Eddie Fox led World Methodist Evangelism, traveling millions of miles sharing his dynamic passion for the gospels.
Time to wade into the waves
Ten years ago the Heisler family spent time in the waves of Lake Michigan. Much has changed but individuals and congregations continue to ride the waves of change. “Put on… Continue Reading Time to wade into the waves
Take time to live our mission
United Methodists have a mission statement but do they have the time and the understanding to take disciple-making and world-transforming seriously? Glenn Wagner says, “Yes!”
The blessings of life
Benton Heisler tells the story of a Saturday, with grandson Weston, filled with many blessings. “The beauty of our day centered on enjoying the relationship we have with each other.”
Kindness is the new evangelism
Simple acts of kindness can counter the cultural narrative of meanness and be a powerful way for the church to connect with others.
Faith is caught, not taught
Each of us is a “source of blessing or a source of curse” says the director of World Methodist Evangelism.