The Rev. Jeremy Smith predicts that the UMC, like the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints did in 2018, will have to break up with the Boy Scouts of America if the punitive Traditional Plan is adopted by the 2019 General Conference.
The Rev. Jeremy Smith gives a nuanced explanation of the stages from LGBTQ+ exclusion to full inclusion in church.
Don’t be fooled by the Wesleyan Covenant Association’s announcement about making a “new Methodist movement,” because its real goal is the takeover of The United Methodist Church, warns the Rev. Jeremy Smith
The Traditionalist Plan still threatens The United Methodist Church because the Judicial Council has given its supporters word-for-word corrections to make it constitutional, writes the Rev. Jeremy Smith.
The Rev. Jeremy Smith looks at the actions the United Methodist Judicial Council is most likely to take regarding the Way Forward proposals.
A recent poll showed that a majority of white evangelical Christian respondents believed that verified sexual assault shouldn’t disqualify someone from public office – a disturbing finding, writes the Rev. Jeremy Smith.
Even with a clever name change to market the plan better, what has been known as the “Traditionalist” Plan is what the UMC lives with now, says the Rev. Jeremy Smith.
Once again, the Rev. Jeremy Smith digs down through Wesleyan legends to find out the truth behind another myth about John Wesley.
The Rev. Jeremy Smith likens the backlash against Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of attempted rape, to the biblical story of the stoning of Stephen.
Social justice isn’t heresy, it’s God’s will, says a new statement drafted by 35 Asian-American Christians whose stancs the Rev. Jeremy Smith finds consistent with Jesus’ gospel.