Bishop Ward talks with Beacon District Superintendent Gil Wise about his trip to Italy with the Methodist University Chorale.
Bishop Ward and Edith Gleaves talk about Mission of Hope, a joint ministry of the NC Conference and the Sierre Leone Conference to bring healthcare to women and children.
As we remember the life and death of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. this week, let us recommit ourselves to the work of anti-racism, which is a priority of the NC Conference.
As we journey through Holy Week, let us be aware of the pain as well as the hope and the grief as well as the anticipated joy. We are called to bear the grief and pain of our world even as we witness to the light of Christ to the world.
Lent is the time to contemplate the sacrifice of love, the sacrifice of grace, the sacrifice of mercy, and the sacrifice of Christ upon the cross.
As we honor St. Patrick on March 17 and approach the first day of spring, let us look and see God in all of creation.
UMCOR Sunday is March 11. Funds given for this special Sunday are directed to the United Methodist Committee on Relief to assist in both natural and man-made disasters.
As we continue through our Lenten journey, may we clearly see the message of the cross as the outstretched arms of God, reaching for us in love.
In the second week of Lent, Bishop Ward recounts the admonition from Jesus to deny ourselves and take up the cross. She highlights ways we practice self-denial.