As we celebrate the baptism of Jesus this week, Bishop Ward reminds us that as we remember our baptism, God speaks over us, as he did to Jesus – “You are my beloved. In you, I am well-pleased.”
In this video, Bishop Ward invites us to pray and to participate in Circles of Abundant Grace, beginning the second week of January.
Bishop Hope Morgan Ward and the Cabinet of the NC Conference call clergy and laity to prayer for our church and to conversation as the new year begins. Each clergy-person, along with a key leader from his/her church or charge, is asked to participate in Circles of Abundant Grace the week of January 9-15, 2017…. Continue Reading→
On the second Sunday of Advent, Bishop Ward invites prayers for Circles of Abundant Grace, gatherings in January across the Annual Conference to discuss the future of The United Methodist Church.