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: Grace, Hope and Mission — August 22, 2014
  2. Perspectives: Straight Ally? No Problem. White Ally? Uh… — August 22, 2014
  3. Perspectives: Jesus Died with His Hands Up, Too — August 22, 2014
  4. Perspectives: Bishop: Killing Black Teens ‘Morally Wrong’ — August 22, 2014
  5. Perspectives: And, How Are ALL the Children? — August 22, 2014

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  4. Perspectives: It Ain’t Necessarily So — 1 comment
  5. Perspectives: Law, Grace and Bishop McLee — 1 comment

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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/

Aug 22 2014

Perspectives: Straight Ally? No Problem. White Ally? Uh…

Original post at http://um-insight.net/blogs/jeremy-smith/straight-ally%3F-no-problem.-race-ally%3F-um.../


The Rev. Jeremy Smith confesses his own blindness to racism, repents of his insensitivity and calls the church to stand up immediately for justice for all regardless of race or color.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/straight-ally-no-problem-white-ally-uh-2/

Aug 22 2014

Perspectives: Jesus Died with His Hands Up, Too

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/jesus-died-with-his-hands-up%2C-too/


In the shooting death of unarmed black teen-ager Michael Brown, the Rev. Jim Burklo finds echoes of Jesus' Crucifixion that should prompt all Christians to repent of the state of race relations in America.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/jesus-died-with-his-hands-up-too/

Aug 22 2014

Perspectives: Bishop: Killing Black Teens ‘Morally Wrong’

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/bishop%3A-killing-black-teens-%27morally-wrong%27/


Bishop Minerva G. CarcaƱo, president of the United Methodist General Commission on Religion & Race, responds to the shooting death of Michael Brown and the subsequent racial unrest it has sparked in Ferguson, Mo.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/bishop-killing-black-teens-morally-wrong/

Aug 22 2014

Perspectives: And, How Are ALL the Children?

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/and%2C-how-are-all-the-children%3F/


Daunting as the challenges seem, the gospel of Jesus Christ demands that Christians never resist caring for the welfare of all the world's children, writes the Rev. Brandon Lazarus.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/and-how-are-all-the-children-2/

Aug 21 2014

Perspectives: Ferguson: This Is No Time to Be Polite

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/ferguson%3A-this-is-no-time-to-be-polite/


The Rev. Hannah Adair Bonner urges Christians to stand up for racial justice in the wake of a police killing and subsequent demonstrations in Ferguson, MO.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/08/ferguson-this-is-no-time-to-be-polite-2/

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