The Rev. Harry A. Ledgard, a retired Elder, died Dec. 27, 2017. A service to celebrate his life was held Jan. 5, at Glen Mar UMC with the Rev. Rod Miller officiating. District Superintendent Conrad Link participated. Harry A. Ledgard was born Nov. 17, 1935, to the late Clarence and Margaret...
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The Rev. Leon C. Kess, Jr., 88, a retired Elder, died Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, the anniversary of his father’s death. A Celebration of Life service was held Dec. 30 at Queens Chapel UMC in Beltsville with Drs. Gregory and Delila Parham officiating. Also participating were the Revs...
When they chose “Wonder” as a theme for Advent, the people of Severna Park UMC had little idea how wonder-full their church would become.
“Coming Home” captured the theme of this year’s annual Advent candlelight service held on Dec. 10 at the historic Strawbridge Shrine near New Windsor.
The 20-year streak is a testament to the strength of the BWC and its commitment to be in mission and ministry with others around the world.
The Commission on a Way Forward created a handbook for the Council of Bishops about their work so far, and invite you to join them in study, reflection and prayer.
Creating a culture of discipleship is paramount for churches today, according to the Rev. Rodney Smothers, Director of Leadership and Congregational Development for the BWC. But how do you do that?
Mittie Quinn visits Bethlehem and finds in a holy and troubling paradox.
In Bishop LaTrelle Easterling's Christmas message, she doesn't wish you a Merry Christmas. "Rather, I wish you a Christmas full of wrestling... pondering... weeping..." and more.
Thurmont UMC, whose congregation gives 10 percent of everything that comes into the offering plates, observes Christmas with a give-away of toys and clothing for the community.