UM Insight -- Issues

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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: Ferguson Church Leaders Strive to Be Peacemakers — August 18, 2014
  2. Issues: Missouri Bishop Releases Statement on Ferguson — August 18, 2014
  3. Issues: A World Transformed by Grace — August 15, 2014
  4. Issues: McElvaney Enters Hospice Care — August 12, 2014
  5. Issues: WWJD: Who Would Jesus Deport? — August 11, 2014

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Aug 18 2014

Issues: Ferguson Church Leaders Strive to Be Peacemakers

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/ferguson-church-leaders-strive-to-be-peacemakers/


United Methodist pastors and laypeople in and around Ferguson, Mo., are working for peace in the city where an unarmed black teen-ager, Michael Brown, was shot and killed by police.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/ferguson-church-leaders-strive-to-be-peacemakers/

Aug 18 2014

Issues: Missouri Bishop Releases Statement on Ferguson

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/missouri-bishop-releases-statement-on-ferguson/


Missouri Bishop Robert Schnase commends the work of United Methodist pastors in and around violence-torn Ferguson and asks prayers for the racially divided community after a police officer shot and killed a black teen-age male.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/missouri-bishop-releases-statement-on-ferguson/

Aug 15 2014

Issues: A World Transformed by Grace

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/umc-global-nature/a-world-transformed-by-grace/


Dr. Donald Messer writes that the challenge of grace to The United Methodist Church requires facing up to its LGBT exclusions, in the latest installment examining the mission theology document, "Grace Upon Grace."

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/a-world-transformed-by-grace/

Aug 12 2014

Issues: McElvaney Enters Hospice Care

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/bill-mcelvaney-enters-hospice-care/


Still facing a complaint for leading a same-gender wedding ceremony in March, the Rev. Dr. William K. McElvaney has entered hospice care for untreatable cancer.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/mcelvaney-enters-hospice-care/

Aug 11 2014

Issues: WWJD: Who Would Jesus Deport?

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/wwjd%3A-who-would-jesus-deport%3F/


The Rev. Brandon Lazarus interviews the Rev. Dr. Owen Ross, founding pastor of the predominantly Hispanic Christ's Foundry mission in Dallas and one of those arrested recently in a White House immigration protest.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/wwjd-who-would-jesus-deport/

Aug 08 2014

Issues: Stop Having Church Experts at Churchy Conferences

Original post at http://um-insight.net/issues-section/local-church/stop-having-church-experts-at-churchy-conferences/


How to create and manage change that adapts to new situations, not how to get better at current techniques, is what Christian need from educational conferences today, asserts the Rev. Jeremy Smith.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/stop-having-church-experts-at-churchy-conferences-2/

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