United Methodist bishop salutes slain Charleston pastor
“Home-going celebration” for the Rev. Clementa Pinckney focuses on joy, not sorrow, as President Obama delivers the eulogy for the AME pastor killed in church shooting.
Same-sex marriage ruling adds to church debate
Some expect the Supreme Court decision striking state bans on same-sex marriage to affect discussion at next year’s General Conference.
‘The Protestant Hour’ brought mainline faith to radio
Successor ‘Day1’ continues to broadcast United Methodist preachers and others.
Bishops offer advice after gay marriage ruling
Conducting a same-sex marriage violates church law, but many bishops say there are ways clergy can be in ministry with same-gender couples.
Zimbabwe financial woes increase orphanage struggles
The orphanage at The United Methodist Church’s oldest mission struggles to become self-sufficient as it moves to family-style homes.