Bishop Ward urges persons to exercise the right to vote on Election Day, remembering the United Methodist call to both personal and social holiness as we make our choices for public servants.
Bishop Ward and the NC Conference Cabinet are meeting this week with the Western NC Conference Cabinet and Bishop Paul Leeland. She shares what topics they plan to discuss.
Bishop Ward and Steve Hickle discuss the mission of WesleyMen Worldwide, a movement striving to eradicate hunger around the world.
Bishop Ward highlights the Manna and Mercy retreats, led by Alan Storey, and extends an invitation to attend one of the events.
Bishop Ward and Christine Harman discuss Christian Formation ministries and the ministry of the laity in the North Carolina Conference.
Bishop Ward uses the story of Jesus healing a woman in Luke 13 to share the Methodist tradition of engaging in healing ministries.
In this week’s message, Bishop Ward highlights text from Luke 12 – “It is God’s good pleasure to give you everything you need” so we need not fear scarcity.
Bishop Ward talks about a bishop’s role in the life of The UMC and invites continued prayer for episcopal nominee Leonard Fairley as the 2016 SEJ Conference begins July 13 and culminates July 15 in the election of new bishops.
Bishop Ward speaks about moving day and welcomes new director Greg Moore to the New Faith Communities ministry team.