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: A Straw in the Wind — August 29, 2014
  2. Perspectives: When a Controversy Is No Controversy — August 29, 2014
  3. Perspectives: The UMC in 2014: It’s Deja Vu All Over Again — August 29, 2014
  4. Perspectives: Righteous Anger (Or Not So Much …) — August 29, 2014
  5. Perspectives: Remembering a Spiritual Giant — August 26, 2014

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  4. Perspectives: Law, Grace and Bishop McLee — 1 comment
  5. Perspectives: Rachel Corrie and the Wrath of God — 1 comment

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Aug 29 2014

Perspectives: A Straw in the Wind

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/a-straw-in-the-wind/


Humanity's search for meaning may be the most important value we have, and it's time to put it into practice, writes Stephen Swecker, the Ethics Coach.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/a-straw-in-the-wind/

Aug 29 2014

Perspectives: When a Controversy Is No Controversy

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/human-sexuality/when-a-controversy-is-no-controversy/


The Rev. Drew B. McIntyre, a Duke Divinity alumnus, contends that the storm about Dean Richard B. Hays' remarks mistakes his quote of the official United Methodist stance for abuse of power.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/when-a-controversy-is-no-controversy/

Aug 29 2014

Perspectives: The UMC in 2014: It’s Deja Vu All Over Again

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/human-sexuality/the-umc-in-2014%3A-it%27s-deja-vu-all-over-again/


The Rev. Gilbert H. Caldwell, a veteran of the Civil Rights era and a companion of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., reflects on The United Methodist Church's need to address issues of race and sexuality.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/the-umc-in-2014-its-deja-vu-all-over-again-2/

Aug 29 2014

Perspectives: Righteous Anger (Or Not So Much …)

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/righteous-anger-%28or-not-...%29/


So much is happening in the world right now that we're all on edge, but taking out our anger on others isn't the best way to cope, writes the Rev. Melissa Meyers.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/righteous-anger-or-not-so-much-2/

Aug 26 2014

Perspectives: Remembering a Spiritual Giant

Original post at http://um-insight.net/blogs/views-from-a-ridge/remembering-a-spiritual-giant/


The Rev. Bill McElvaney, who died Aug. 24, was a pastor, educator and prophet for whom social justice was an integral part of Christian discipleship.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/remembering-a-spiritual-giant/

Aug 22 2014

Perspectives: Grace, Hope and Mission

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/grace%2C-hope-and-mission/


Through the sacrament of Holy Communion, United Methodists are enabled and called to proclaim God's limitless grace even in the midst of the chaos seen recently in Ferguson, Mo., writes the Rev. Lisa Beth White.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/grace-hope-and-mission/

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