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BWC offers aid following Key Bridge collapse
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The Baltimore-Washington Conference is an active member of Maryland Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD). The church's assistance has been requested to support the 136 foreign nationals residing on the seven ships in the Port of Baltimore following the collapse of the Key...

Seven Last Words of Mothers of Murdered Sons
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By Melissa LauberGood Friday is a time for deep contemplation as Christians reflect upon Christ’s words as he hung and died upon a cross. But this year, at Northwood-Appold UMC in Baltimore, church leaders challenged United Methodists to let the lessons of Good Friday move beyond the foot...

Serving Opportunities - 2024
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The Annual Conference Session, May 29-31 at the Hilton Hotel in Baltimore, offers many opportunities for volunteers to give of their time to enable the process of holy conferencing and help the proceedings run smoothly.  Highlighters offer radical hospitality and help answer...

BWC Restructuring Plan unveiled
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By Melissa LauberWhen considering how to restructure the Baltimore-Washington Conference for more vitality, more than a thousand clergy and laity made it clear. They were seeking a configuration that created increased relationships, collaboration, innovation, discipleship, and...