Nepal relief challenge: accessing rural villages
United Methodist missionaries report extensive damage outside of Kathmandu and difficulty in getting food and shelter supplies to earthquake survivors.
Sierra Leone Conference meets amid Ebola restrictions
Despite trickle of new cases, government ban on public gatherings reduces time, participants in annual meeting of United Methodists.
Bridge provides lifeline for Chitora community
The Chitora-Gwarada Bridge is the first bridge The United Methodist Church has built through the Chabadza Initiative, a partnership between the church in Norway and Zimbabwe.
Central conference retirees: From destitution to hope
Dan O’Neill of Central Conference Pension says it's good to talk with retirees about their ministry. “It’s a chance to honor the work they’ve done over 30, 40 or 45 years.”
Bishops ask if agency restructure plan is constitutional
United Methodist bishops stress they neither endorse nor oppose the revised Plan UMC but hope for a more orderly General Conference.