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The people who belong to Christ - who have faith in him - are his operatives in hostile territory. Their job is not to set
Cynthia Meyer will step down from her Kansas City church on Aug. 28.
My mom essentially was like, "Stop. Don't struggle with something you can't control. I've known you were this way since you were a little kid. There was no place and time that affected you to become gay. You were born that way. God made you this way."
I get such encouraging feedback about the difference it is making. The story is compelling even to people who are on the
Perhaps what a lot of Christians mean when they say that Mormons don't count as Christians is that they don't like our version of Christianity. Perhaps what they mean is that they think we make them look bad with our wild and sweeping ideas.
Despite Renfro's sentiments, Moore's letters suggest that he was intent upon using his own death to inspire action in those
With the gradual acceptance of gay and lesbian couples and the enactment of more and more laws permitting same-sex marriages, are we beginning to see the breakdown of the role of both mothers and fathers in the lives of the family?
For at least two decades, the UMC has strived to find ways to maintain the status quo without alienating either traditionalists
Too busy to stop by a church this Ash Wednesday? Bethesda United Methodist Church in Sykesville, Md., has come up with an
(RNS) The trial of a retired United Methodist pastor and former Yale Divinity School dean accused of breaking church law
* The Rev. Steve Heiss, of Binghamton, N.Y. Heiss must promise by Thursday (Oct. 24), that he will never again preside at
Also among the items to be considered is a review of the decision to remove a lesbian woman from the ordination process. Mary
Lawyers representing the church said that the 43-year-old minister disobeyed a church rule, stating that "no positive steps
The latest charges against Holley come about two months after Holley and her husband, Michael Wayne Holley, 54, were charged
Holocaust education is the latest obstacle to Middle East peace. That stunning contribution to Holocaust revisionism is at the core of a document released by the Methodist Church in the U.K.
By Chris Herlinger Religion News Service NEW YORK (RNS/ENInews) The United Methodist Church is making good on a pledge to
As a follower of Jesus, I can't help but imagine if he were physically present in Kasumgami today, he would be handing out bed nets and teaching people how to avoid malaria.
I've noticed one thing about all of this - he is lacking in his Scriptural foundation. Where is his scriptural support for
There was that morning I will never forget, when I stood in the sweet sanctuary. I was at the table before the bread and the wine, saying those ancient Words of Institution, when my belly began shifting around with those smooth oceanic movements.