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Name: UM Insight -- Issues
Date registered: March 28, 2012
URL: http://um-insight.net/issues-section/index.rss

Latest posts

  1. Issues: Is Religion’s Declining Influence a Good Thing? — September 26, 2014
  2. Issues: United Methodists Join Climate March — September 26, 2014
  3. Issues: What the Church Teaches about Climate — September 26, 2014
  4. Issues: Overcoming Religious Divisiveness — September 26, 2014
  5. Issues: Leveraging Information for Development — September 17, 2014

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Sep 26 2014

Issues: Is Religion’s Declining Influence a Good Thing?

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/local-church/is-religion%27s-declining-influence-a-good-thing%3F/


Americans who say they practice no religion are divided over whether faith's declining influence is good for America, writes Michael Lipka of the Pew Research Center.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/is-religions-declining-influence-a-good-thing/

Sep 26 2014

Issues: United Methodists Join Climate March

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/united-methodist-join-climate-march/


United Methodists were among thousands of people who took to New York City streets on Sept. 23 demanding political action on global climate change.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/united-methodists-join-climate-march/

Sep 26 2014

Issues: What the Church Teaches about Climate

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/what-the-church-teaches-about-climate/


The United Methodist Church has specific statements on various aspects of climate change and the natural world.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/what-the-church-teaches-about-climate/

Sep 26 2014

Issues: Overcoming Religious Divisiveness

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/umc-global-nature/overcoming-religious-divisiveness/


Dr. Robert Hunt of Perkins School of Theology finds that the Wesleyan understanding of God's grace can fuel greater understanding and tolerance among major religions.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/overcoming-religious-divisiveness/

Sep 17 2014

Issues: Leveraging Information for Development

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/umc-global-nature/leveraging-information-for-development/


The Game Changers Summit examines ways that communications technology, often managed by churches, can improve lives of under-developed countries.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/leveraging-information-for-development/

Sep 17 2014

Issues: Two Tech Lessons from Apple, ICT4D & Theological E-Readers

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/umc-global-nature/two-tech-lessons-from-apple-and-ict4d/


Prof. David W. Scott draws important lessons for the church from two of the latest technological developments.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/two-tech-lessons-from-apple-ict4d-theological-e-readers-2/

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