General Church
Dr. David W. Scott. Photo © Hector Amador.

European United Methodists emphasize connectionalism

The commitment to being connectional is reflected in the response to the war in Ukraine as well as debates over the future of the denomination.
Mission and Ministry
United Methodist Church of Bound Brook, in Bound Brook, N.J., is dealing with Hurricane Ida flood damage, including to its thrift shop. Photo courtesy of the Rev. Chuck Coblentz.

United Methodist connection kicks in after Ida

Church damage reports mount in Louisiana and Northeast, but spared areas are helping, including a $100,000 donation from the Alabama-West Florida Conference to the Louisiana Conference.
Social Concerns
Albert Otshudi Longe. Photo courtesy of Board of Global Ministries.

Commentary: Ubuntu values of relationship, dignity, grace, justice

Albert Otshudi Longe writes about Ubuntu as a cultural practice of living together in community as a goal for GC2019 and The United Methodist Church.

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