From General Conference to natural disasters to community outreach, United Methodists were active throughout the world in 2016. Created by United Methodist News Service, photo slideshow captures the global connection at work as well as the top news and newsmakers of the year.
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Mission and Ministry
2 of 3 detained missionaries leave Philippines
Two of three United Methodist missionaries have left the Philippines and a third is hopeful she’ll be allowed to leave soon.
Wesley’s Chapel makes history relevant today
The Methodist congregation at Bermondsey offers practical assistance and the spirit of Jesus to a diverse community.
Bishops begin high-stakes deliberations
Council of Bishops president said the church is watching as bishops finalize recommendations aimed at fending off church splits over homosexuality.