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Kit Evans-Ford (left), one of the Wesleyan Investive Tom Locke Award winners for 2022, started an organization to employ female survivors of sexual violence. Pictured with Evans-Ford are her husband, the Rev. Dwight L. Ford, pastor of Grace City Church in Rock Island, Ill., and their children, Imani and Justice. Photo courtesy of Kit Evans-Ford.

Ministry helping sexual violence survivors honored with award

Kit Evans-Ford, one of the Wesleyan Investive Tom Locke Award winners for 2022, started an organization to employ female survivors of sexual violence.
Faith Stories
Toska Medlock Lee.  Photo courtesy of Toska Medlock Lee

Junius Dotson’s marvelous legacy lives on

Former pastor and church executive left an indelible mark as a United Methodist history maker.
Faith Stories
Evan McCrady wears the trinity pendant on the last morning of Resurrection 2022, as a member of the praise band. Image from the Adams Group/ Streamline Productions, courtesy of the Holston Conference.

Musician shares Gospel while fighting illness

Evan McCrady leads a praise band at Fairview United Methodist Church in Maryville, Tenn. The twenty-one-year-old, who struggles with a rare kidney disease, shared his music and testimony at Resurrection, the Holston Conference’s youth event.
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Greg Arnold is the new top executive for United Methodist Men in Nashville, Tenn. Photo by Mike DuBose, UM News.

Changes, expansion for United Methodist Men

The new top executive at United Methodist Men is seeking to expand the agency by getting many more local churches involved. Greg Arnold’s plans include defining a new relationship with Scouting and adaptation of an already-popular app called Live Bold, which he developed privately.

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