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The United Mehtodist Church is one of serveral Methodist and Wesleyan denominations with 11 mio members across the world. The whole Methodist family organized in the World Methodist Council has around 80 mio. members.

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Bishop Rüdigor Minor dead


Bishop with East German, Moscow ties dead at 78


Bishop Alsted re-elected for 4 more years


Bishop Christian Alsted has been re-elected as a United Methodist episcopal leader by delegates at the Northern Europe and Eurasia Central Conference.

Alsted, 54, was re-elected Oct. 21 at the centra


World News

Global Migration Sunday shines light on a crisis


On Dec. 3, United Methodist churches are encouraged to participate in a day of prayer and special offering to support displaced people around the world.

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Maria’s wreckage slows relief to Puerto Rico


As Puerto Rican Methodists try to assess needs, United Methodists gear up to help.

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United Methodist Forum


“Many Voices, One Faith” brings together perspectives on topics and issues related to what it means to be a church member. Read commentaries on "Why I am United Methodist."

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United Methodist Men take on domestic violence


The agency has collaborated with the YWCA on an eight-week group series that will help men learn to recognize, respond to and prevent violence against women.

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New group aims for LGBTQ full inclusion


Retired United Methodist clergy are organizing a meeting that comes as other groups are also weighing in on the homosexuality debate.

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