Bishop Ward and Al Miller, director of Disaster Recovery Ministries, announce the opening of four new disaster centers.
As we celebrate Baptism of the Lord Sunday this week, let us give thanks for the refreshing of baptismal waters and for the unity we share with all God’s people.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – As we turn to the new year and the approaching February meeting of the called Special Session of General Conference, the moderators would like to encourage delegates to the General Conference, as well as all spiritual leaders in The United Methodist Church, to read and consider the report of the Commission in its entirety…. Continue Reading→
Bishop Ward encourages us to go forth into every place bearing the light and love of Christ who has come to us anew this Christmas.
For Immediate ReleaseTo the People of the United Methodist Church: Grace and Peace to you in these days of Christmas, and at the conclusion of a calendar year. At the fall meeting of the Council of Bishops at St. Simon’s Island, Georgia, bishops approved a motion to send a pastoral letter to the Global LGBTQ… Continue Reading→
As we journey through these twelve days of Christmas, Bishop Ward encourages us to take time to meditate upon the image of the Christ Child coming to us.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDecember 14, 2018United Methodist Bishops call for prayers for peaceful elections in CongoWASHINGTON, D.C. – The bishops of The United Methodist Church are calling for prayers of peace for the Democratic Republic of the Congo, which is witnessing violence in the buildup to the presidential elections on Dec. 23, 2018. Here is the… Continue Reading→
As we continue our Advent journey, let us do so in the spirit of Mary’s song, rejoicing from the depths of our soul.
Bishop Hope Morgan Ward and District Superintendent Edie Gleaves talk about Rotifunk: Mission of Hope and encourage us to pray for women and children around the world as we focus our gaze upon Mary holding the infant Christ.