News and Views

September 2017

Making flood buckets one way to help after Harvey

September 5, 2017

Churches throughout the Baltimore-Washington Conference are responding to the flooding in Texas after Hurricane Harvey in significant and tangible ways. At Emmanuel UMC in Laurel on Sept. 3, for example, members took time between morning worship...

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Heritage Landmarks: Lovely Lane Meetinghouse Site, Baltimore

September 1, 2017

The Lovely Lane Chapel was built in 1774. Ten years later, the chapel hosted the famous Christmas Conference, where a new denomination was born: the Methodist Episcopal Church.