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Bishops to receive, discuss updated report from Commission on a Way Forward

February 23, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC - With attention on the missional and theological foundations of The United Methodist Church, the Council of Bishops (COB) is preparing to receive an updated report from the Commission on a Way Forward on possible models regarding...

Spiritual Disciplines: Awakening to life

February 13, 2018

Church leaders must have, more than other traits, a deep and abiding commitment to spiritual disciplines, Bishop LaTrelle Easterling, the bishop of the Baltimore-Washington Conference, often stresses when she speaks at churches. This commitment...

BWC celebrates record giving

February 6, 2018

Another year, another record.  For the second year in a row, United Methodists throughout the Baltimore-Washington Conference showed their generosity and stewardship by contributing a record percentage of apportionment payments. According to...

Day Apart and Worship Workshop Events Combined

February 6, 2018

To address the inclement weather expected for Wednesday morning, the Bishop’s Lenten Day Apart with the clergy, (scheduled for Wednesday at First UMC Hyattsville) and the Worship Workshop with Marcia McFee (scheduled for Thursday at the...

Bishop calls for Lenten fasting

February 6, 2018

This Lent, in the 40 days leading up to Easter, Bishop LaTrelle Easterling and Cabinet are calling upon the people of the Baltimore-Washington Conference to fast one day a week, as they are able.

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Bishop Easterling tells ROCK: God has a plan for your life

January 31, 2018

Bishop LaTrelle Easterling's words to the nearly 5,000 youth at ROCK 2018 ring true for all of us: God has a plan for your life.

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