UM Insight--Perspectives

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

Latest posts

  1. Perspectives: Connectional Table to Host 2nd Sexuality Discussion — September 26, 2014
  2. Perspectives: Why Straight White Men Want to Close #GC2016 — September 26, 2014
  3. Perspectives: Incarceration or Redemption? — September 26, 2014
  4. Perspectives: Insanity or Integrity? On Closing the Floor at #GC2016 — September 25, 2014
  5. Perspectives: Mysterium Futurum — September 25, 2014

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  2. Perspectives: Law, Grace and Bishop McLee — 1 comment
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  4. Perspectives: It Ain’t Necessarily So — 1 comment
  5. Perspectives: Confessing and Reconciling: One Body Through the Cross — 1 comment

Author's posts listings

Sep 26 2014

Perspectives: Connectional Table to Host 2nd Sexuality Discussion

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/human-sexuality/connectional-table-to-host-2nd-sexuality-discussion/


The second of three church-wide discussions on human sexuality will be held Nov. 1 and streamed live via the Internet.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/connectional-table-to-host-2nd-sexuality-discussion/

Sep 26 2014

Perspectives: Why Straight White Men Want to Close #GC2016

Original post at http://um-insight.net/blogs/jeremy-smith/why-straight-white-men-want-to-close-%23gc2016/


In recent proposals to restrict access at General Conference 2016, the Rev. Jeremy Smith sees an exercise of white male privilege shutting out powerless and marginalized United Methodists from church decision-making.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/why-straight-white-men-want-to-close-gc2016/

Sep 26 2014

Perspectives: Incarceration or Redemption?

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/incarceration-or-redemption/


The Rev. Jim Burklo looks at a scary phenomenon: America's high rate of imprisoning malefactors, and what that does to our society.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/incarceration-or-redemption/

Sep 25 2014

Perspectives: Insanity or Integrity? On Closing the Floor at #GC2016

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/insanity-or-integrity%3F-on-closing-the-floor-at-general-confe/


The Rev. Drew B. McIntyre thinks it would be a good idea to close the proceedings of General Conference to all but elected delegates, bishops and other essential personnel.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/insanity-or-integrity-on-closing-the-floor-at-gc2016-2/

Sep 25 2014

Perspectives: Mysterium Futurum

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/mysterium-futurum/


What does the future really hold for The United Methodist Church? asks seminarian Gabe Horton. God may never tell us.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/mysterium-futurum-2/

Sep 25 2014

Perspectives: Better Together

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/better-together/


United Methodists could take a good lesson from voters in Scotland, where the theme "better together" kept the country in political union with the United Kingdom.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/09/better-together/

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