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Daily Digest - December 13, 2019
Bishop visits remote Congo; Alaska moves to become district; Grief at Christmas
Friday, December 13, 2019 3:59:32 PM

Bishop visits remote areas of Congo for first time
United Methodist Bishop Gabriel Yemba Unda explores ‘rural realities’ in the East Congo Conference.
Friday, December 13, 2019 2:58:42 PM

Alaska moves to become ‘mission district’
A task force recommended the United Methodist presence in Alaska change from missionary conference status.
Friday, December 13, 2019 2:20:10 PM

타인종 목회를 CRCC Ministry Network라고 부르자
아브람이 아브라함이 되어 열방의 아버지 되었고, 사래가 사라가 되어 열방의 어머니 되었으며, 야곱이 이스라엘이 되어 하나님과 씨름하는 자가 되었듯이, 다양한 목회를 하는 한국계 목회자들도 이름을 바꾸고 교단의 주역이 되고 미국의 주축이 되기를 바라며 이 제안을 드린다.
Friday, December 13, 2019 11:25:00 AM

남북 교회 대표들 한반도 평화의 불씨를 살리려 노력
2019년 12월 2-3일 중국 선양에서 세계교회협의회(WCC)의
Friday, December 13, 2019 10:12:00 AM

Daily Digest - December 12, 2019
Revised Social Principles reflect worldwide church; Summit focuses on water justice; SMU president addresses dispute
Thursday, December 12, 2019 3:57:56 PM

해외지역총회 감독들 <미국지역총회>안 지지 선언
아프리카와 유럽 그리고 필리핀의 감독들이 미국 내 문제를 다루기 위한 미국지역총회를 만들자는 안건을 공개적으로 지지했다.
Thursday, December 12, 2019 3:00:00 PM

L’Eglise lutte contre la malnutrition en RDC
L’Eglise donne aussi des outils aux paysans locaux pour encourager l’agriculture et l’élevage.
Thursday, December 12, 2019 12:30:00 PM

Des Méthodistes Unis tués dans les violences en RDC
Une résurgence des meurtres de civils a fait au moins 25 morts parmi les Méthodistes Unis et affecté plus de 75 familles chrétiennes.
Thursday, December 12, 2019 12:16:00 PM

Revised Social Principles reflect worldwide church
The Revised Social Principles has been on an eight-year journey and the writing team included United Methodists from the global membership of the denomination.
Thursday, December 12, 2019 11:43:00 AM

Church building micro home village for homeless
The homes will serve as bridge housing for homeless people to recover from medical issues as they await permanent housing.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:00:00 PM

Daily Digest - December 11, 2019
Building micro home village for homeless; Church reaches out with Mister Rogers; New Wespath websites
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 4:26:07 PM

미감리교회의 태동과 분열 그리고 통합의 역사(3부)
1938년 남감리교회와 미감리교회가 재결합하며 흑인 회중으로 구성된 중앙지역총회를 만든다. 1968년 감리교회와 연합형제교회가 통합하면서 중앙지역총회는 사라졌지만, 1972년부터 시작된 동성애 논쟁은 현재진행형이다.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 10:28:00 AM

Daily Digest - December 10, 2019
Strategizing for GC2020; Deadly violence in Congo; Churches build online presence

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 4:48:14 PM

As GC2020 nears, fewer keep to the sidelines
United Methodists across the theological spectrum are taking public stands on the homosexuality debate and strategizing for the coming General Conference.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 2:40:33 PM

United Methodists killed in Congo violence
A resurgence of attacks by armed groups in Beni has left more than 75 church families displaced alongside thousands of others in East Congo.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 11:19:16 AM

Daily Digest - December 9, 2019
Grants make impact; Provocative nativity scene in California; Albania earthquakes mobilize church
Monday, December 09, 2019 2:59:50 PM

Sustaining faith partnerships with Latin America
Through small grants, the Encounter with Christ fund has nurtured Methodist mission and relationships in 26 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean.
Monday, December 09, 2019 11:45:22 AM

Church mobilizes after earthquakes rock Albania
United Methodists seek ways to offer material help and emotional support in hardest-hit areas.
Monday, December 09, 2019 11:11:03 AM

Mientras membresía desciende en EEUU iglesia hispano-latina crece
Las estadísticas de la denominación proyectan que al menos la mitad de la denominación vive fuera de los EE. UU.
Saturday, December 07, 2019 4:21:00 PM

Candidato latino al episcopado recibe endoso de la conferencia de Kentucky
El Rev. Dr. Iosmar Alvarez, Superintendente del Distrito de Lexington de la Conferencia Anual de Kentucky, recibió el apoyo unánime de la delegación de la Conferencia como candidato episcopal para la Jurisdicción del Sureste.
Saturday, December 07, 2019 2:59:00 PM

4 de cada 10 personas en búsqueda espiritual estarían dispuestas a visitar una iglesia metodista
Una nueva encuesta de UMCOM encontró que la voluntad de visitar una Iglesia Metodista Unida aumentó de 28% a 42% entre 2017 y 2019.
Friday, December 06, 2019 4:51:00 PM

Daily Digest - December 6, 2019
Jurisdictional conference sues SMU; Doctors’ strike taxes United Methodist hospitals; Pastor offers mercy far from border
Friday, December 06, 2019 4:15:36 PM

Comparing plans headed to GC2020
This chart summarizes and compares proposals to General Conference 2020 about the future of The United Methodist Church. The chart does not include plans from individuals and may be updated after all legislation is published.
Friday, December 06, 2019 1:30:10 PM

Jurisdictional conference sues SMU
The Dallas school’s change in governance documents prompted the South Central Jurisdictional Conference to fight what it claims is an effort to sever longstanding legal ties.
Friday, December 06, 2019 12:47:06 PM

Plan para los ministerios hispano-latinos anuncia retiro de su director en 2020
El Rev. Francisco Cañas, cesará en sus funciones a partir del 30 de junio de 2020 según anunció el Comité Directivo del NPHLM
Thursday, December 05, 2019 7:38:00 PM

Doctors’ strike taxes United Methodist hospitals
With public hospitals understaffed, patients are seeking care at the church’s hospitals and clinics, putting a strain on resources and the doctors and nurses who are still working.
Thursday, December 05, 2019 4:54:26 PM

Ministry with Migrants
Our biblical understanding of radical hospitality is rooted in a belief in God’s abundant love and provision. Find out how the church is responding to the challenges of global migration.
Thursday, December 05, 2019 4:25:00 PM

Daily Digest - December 5, 2019
Summit leads to heart of border woes; Trustees pause work on disaffiliation process; Fostering Native friendships
Thursday, December 05, 2019 2:41:44 PM

4 bispos discutem cortes no orçamento planejado
Os bispos da Europa se opõem ao corte no apoio a seus escritórios no primeiro trimestre de 2020. A agência financeira da denominação diz que os cortes são necessários.
Thursday, December 05, 2019 12:08:00 PM

Grupo de Bispos apóia conferência regional dos EUA

Bispos da África, Europa e Filipinas anunciaram apoio à nova estrutura proposta para a tomada de decisões nos EUA.

Thursday, December 05, 2019 11:56:00 AM

Summit leads United Methodists to heart of border woes
The United Methodist Immigration Task Force traveled to El Paso, Las Cruces, and Juárez to see effects of immigration policy that is keeping migrants stuck in Mexico.
Thursday, December 05, 2019 11:38:16 AM

La Pregunta Metodista: ¿Qué significan las velas en la corona de Adviento?
Durante cada domingo del Adviento, nos enfocamos en una de las cuatro virtudes que Jesús nos trae: Esperanza, Amor, Alegría y Paz.
Thursday, December 05, 2019 11:30:00 AM

Candidato latino endossado para episcopado em Kentucky
O Rev. Dr. Iosmar Alvarez, superintendente do Distrito Lexington da Conferência Anual de Kentucky, recebeu o apoio unânime da delegação da Conferência como candidato episcopal à Jurisdição do Sudeste.
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 11:50:00 PM

Enquanto a denominação diminui nos EUA, a igreja hispânica-latina cresce
Os líderes metodistas unidos projetam que pelo menos metade da denominação vive fora dos EUA.
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 11:41:00 PM

Daily Digest - December 4, 2019
First draft of WCA guidebook; 'Another lease on life' for historic rural church; Sewing ministry stays busy
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 2:48:06 PM

United Methodist men fight climate change in Congo
The men’s groups are planting trees on United Methodist properties and educating church members on ways to protect the environment.
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 12:29:35 PM

Scripture key to first draft of WCA discipline
The first glimpse of how a new Methodist denomination might look is available in the initial draft of a Book of Doctrines and Discipline released by the Wesleyan Covenant Association.
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 11:45:31 AM

미감리교회의 태동과 분열 그리고 통합의 역사(2부)
미감리교회는 1836년과 1840년 총회에서 노예제도에 반대하는 입장을 천명했지만, 문제를 해결하지 못하고, 끝내 미(북)감리교회와 남감리교회로 분리되었다.
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 7:41:00 AM

Daily Digest - December 3, 2019
Lost manuscript found at Perkins; Homework club draws youth to aging church; United Methodist Church website relaunched
Tuesday, December 03, 2019 3:15:00 PM

Orçamento para um futuro incerto
O conselho da agência de finanças Metodista Unida aprovou os orçamentos do ministério para 2020 com base em uma queda drástica nas doações.
Tuesday, December 03, 2019 12:07:00 AM

Daily Digest - December 2, 2019
Florida Conference starts women’s prison ministry; Preserving Methodist history in Minnesota; Longtime archivist retiring
Monday, December 02, 2019 2:29:58 PM

평화가 너희에게 있을지어다
어린양이 세상을 다스리는 방법은 창과 칼이 아닌 그의 심장에서 터져 나오는 붉은 피입니다. 십자가에서 우리를 위해 피를 쏟으신 예수님이 세상을 다스리는 방법은 그가 세상에서 우리와 함께 지내실 때처럼, ‘자기희생’입니다.
Monday, December 02, 2019 8:44:00 AM

Iglesias metodistas unidas abren sus puertas después del tiroteo en una escuela
La Iglesia Metodista Unida de Valencia y la Iglesia Metodista Unida de Santa Clarita realizaron vigilias la noche del tiroteo.
Monday, December 02, 2019 5:31:00 AM

Familia metodista busca ayuda para salvar iglesias y cementerios históricos
Ramiro Ramírez viajó con su esposa y su familia desde el suroeste de Texas para contar a los miembros del Congreso, la historia de cómo el muro fronterizo amenaza la Iglesia Metodista Unida Capilla Jackson y dos cementerios.
Monday, December 02, 2019 5:23:00 AM

Iglesia define su presupuesto ante un futuro incierto
Enfrentados al futuro incierto de la denominación, las agencias metodistas unidas se están apretando el cinturón y presupuestando una posible caída de las donaciones en 2020.
Monday, December 02, 2019 5:06:00 AM

Igrejas Metodistas Unidas abrem portas após tiroteio na escola
Duas igrejas metodistas unidas localizadas perto da Saugus High School realizaram vigílias e abriram suas portas à comunidade após o tiroteio na escola em 14 de novembro.
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 6:41:00 PM

Reunindo sonhos de um futuro inclusivo

Os participantes da Cúpula do Novo Metodismo Unido trabalharam através de centenas de idéias, em um esforço para sonhar com uma nova forma de Metodismo para a jurisdição ocidental.

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 5:41:00 PM

Bishops’ group backs US regional conference
Bishops from Africa, Europe and the Philippines announced support for the proposed new structure for U.S. decision-making.
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 3:19:39 PM

 

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