After their experience with Hurricane Charlie, the Rev. Jerry Eckert and his wife Ann weren’t going to wait around to see if Hurricane Irma battered their home in Port Charlotte, Fla.
If the U.S. government endorses one version of Christianity as the national religion, what about the rest of us? asks the Rev. Jerry Eckert.
All human institutions, including The United Methodist Church, are dysfunctional in some ways, but the Rev. Jerry Eckert thinks the UMC’s assets still outweigh its defects.
The fall Judicial Council rulings show some concerns for United Methodist governance, especially in terms of bishops’ accountability and the vulnerability of local pastors, writes the Rev. Jerry Eckert of Associates in Advocacy.
What must we do to regain our integrity in The United Methodist Church? asks the Rev. Jerry Eckert.