“Encourage” was the theme for the Tuesday evening worship service. Rev. Dr. Olav Fykse Tveit, General Secretary of The World Council of Churches, was the preacher. The Plymouth (Michigan) First United Methodist Church choir and the choir from the Korean United Methodist Church of Atlanta were the guest worship artists.
Board moves to slash general church funds
The finance agency board set a starting point that would cut more than $105 million from the general church budget in 2021-2024.
Commentary: Wesley’s evangelism: ‘Save as many souls as you can’
“One of the mistakes people always make is to view evangelism as the pastor’s task alone,” writes the Rev. Jean Claude Masuka Maleka in his commentary for Many Voices, One Faith.