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
For 11 days 860 delegates, approximately 150 bishops, and a couple of thousand visitors, staff and volunteers made the convention center in Portland Oregon their home. The following are some of the ma
In the wake of ISIS
United Methodist missionary visits war-torn northern Iraq.
5 constitutional amendments head to vote
The changes address matters of gender equality, inclusiveness in membership, delegate and bishop elections, as well as bishop accountability.
Solidarity and service in Cuba
In Havana neighborhoods, people seem to know everyone and hear everything. “The thing about Cuba is we have learned to help one another – solidarity. Life here is very sociable.”
For Methodists in Cuba, ‘These are good times’
Hard work and good relations — with fellow Cubans, United Methodists and others — help shape today’s church.
Indigenous people celebrated in Trondheim, Norway
One hundred years after the first Sami Congress, United Methodists and others gather to celebrate the church host and the Sami people.