Bishop Ward and Erin Hawkins discuss the work of the General Commission on Religion and Race. Hawkins is the General Secretary for this UM Commission.
Bishop Ward and the Rev. Chris Brady appeared on WNCN Ch. 17 to discuss the Sacred Conversations: Black Lives Matter event scheduled for Jan. 28 at Duke Memorial UMC.
As the radiant light of Epiphany draws near Bishop Ward reflects on the gifts given to the baby Jesus and the gifts that are given through mission.
Peace on Earth, Good Will to All: A Pastoral Letter from Bishop Hope Morgan Ward Glory to God and on earth peace! – Luke 2:14 I greet you in the name of the One who comes embodying peace and offering peace to all. In Advent, our churches use beautiful hues of purple and blue on… Continue Reading→
Fourth Sunday of Advent, Bishop Ward reflects on Christ’s birth and the peace that can come on earth
As we move to the third Sunday in Advent, Bishop Ward reflects on Mary’s Magnificat and the significance of giving to the Imagine No Malaria campaign during this season.
On this Second Sunday of Advent, Bishop Hope Morgan Ward reflects on the story of John the Baptist in light of the Imagine No Malaria Campaign.
Dear United Methodist friends, I greet you in the name of Jesus Christ today. Together we grieve the tragedy that continues to impact the lives of people in Ferguson, Missouri, and across the nation. I offer this prayer, drawn from Psalm 80, an appointed text for the First Sunday in Advent. This Psalm is a… Continue Reading→
Bishop Ward welcomes in the season of Advent by lifting up generous giving, Giving Tuesday, and Imagine No Malaria in this week’s connections.