Ask The UMC: When did Ash Wednesday begin and why do we celebrate it?
Ash Wednesday begins the season of Lent, a time when many Christians prepare for Easter by observing a period of fasting, repentance, moderation and spiritual discipline.
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Ask The UMC: How should we dispose of Bibles?
When so worn or damaged as to be no longer useable, Bibles should be disposed of with reverence and with appropriate ritual action.
Commentary: Thoughts upon GC2019 via Methodist history
The history of The United Methodist Church and its predecessor denominations offers insights on what the future might hold, writes Elaine A. Robinson.