Bishop Ward is joined by members of the conference Asian Ministry team – Sang-Seon Park, Kong Namkung, and Edgar De Jesus – to extend an invitation to pilgrimage.
Bishop Ward and the Rev. Greg Moore discuss New Faith Communities and what friendship looks like in the Wesleyan way.
Bishop Ward gives thanks for the welcome and hospitality congregations offer their clergy leader, particularly by offering clergy housing. Grace and peace to you in the name of Jesus Christ. In the last week, some of you have experienced the transition of pastoral leadership. You have welcomed a new pastor and on Sunday you probably… Continue Reading→
For Immediate ReleaseJune 27, 2019 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church (COB) has asked the Judicial Council for a declaratory decision as to the constitutionality, meaning, application and effect of certain petitions adopted as the Traditional Plan by the 2019 General Conference held in St. Louis, Missouri, in February…. Continue Reading→
In this video, Bishop Ward and some youth share about Breakaway and other Summer youth events.
Grace and peace to you in the name of Jesus Christ. On August 25, we will celebrate Disciple Bible Outreach Ministries Sunday and receive a special offering for this important ministry of our annual conference. I encourage you to invite generosity for this good cause on August 25 or another Sunday of your choosing. Envelopes… Continue Reading→
Charles Wesley’s hymn, “Come, Sinners, to the Gospel Feast” reminds us that Christ, the host, invites all persons to the table, that no one be left behind.
For Immediate Release June 3, 2019 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church is pleased to announce the launch of a new website dedicated to the issues and business of the 120-plus leaders, who give oversight to the denomination. The website: https://www.unitedmethodistbishops.org/ contains the biographical information of the active and… Continue Reading→
Bishop Ward gives an overview of the ways we can offer thanks at Annual Conference for the ways God is so generous to us.