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UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Nordic and Baltic Area

 

"No matter what the future will bring, God's mission is yet alive" 
                                                                                Christian Alsted

 

 
 

News & Events

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    The United Methodist Council of Bishops has canceled its call for a special virtual General Conference on May 8.

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    The Northern Europe and Eurasia Central Conference Council sets new dates for the next Central Conference and extends terms of bishops. 

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    The Council of Bishops is calling a Special Session of the General Conference of The United Methodist Church to be convened online on May 8, 2021.
     

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    We are at a defining moment in the life and history of the United Methodist Church.

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Bishop's Blog

 
April 24, 2020

Dear United Methodist in the Nordic and Baltic countries,

 
April 14, 2020

Only a few months ago, most of us could not imagine what we are undergoing right now.

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ABOUT US

mapThe Nordic and Baltic episcopal area covers 7 countries Denmark,Sweden, Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. We speak 9 official languages and use English as a common language.

Bishop Christian Alsted gives oversight to pastors, deacons, local churches, schools, hospitals, seminaries and diaconal institutions in the area.

Bishop emblemUnited Methodists hold to the historic doctrines of the Christian faith. We value the intellect and modern science, at the same time we see the Bible as the authoritative guide for faith and practice. Methodists recognize that the world is not always black and white. We are willing to ask questions and to wrestle with difficult issues, and we do so with grace and compassion.

Methodists emphasize personal faith, lived out in concrete ways in the world. We value well-informed and passionate preaching, worship that is lively, and small groups where people can grow in faith.

World News

As part of its first session since the pandemic started, the United Methodist Judicial Council issues nine more decisions from the current docket.
Conversation, education, and truth and reconciliation are needed in the struggle to dismantle racism.
Three episcopal leaders from Africa signal they would go with a new traditionalist denomination if The United Methodist Church splits, but others aren’t joining in such statements.
Even after the passage of civil rights laws, a white teen found change slow to come in the rural South of the 1970s.
The film “Happy Cleaners” takes a look at the lives of working-class Korean Americans and was written and directed by two United Methodists.

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