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Money and missionaries engage MissionU attendees
Posted by Linda Worthington on

By Linda WorthingtonUMConnection staff In her opening remarks to the 2018 Mission u, formerly known as the School of Christian Mission, Bishop LaTrelle Easterling urged participants to attend the United in Love Rally in downtown D.C. Aug. 12. The rally is being staged to counteract and oppose a...

UMs aid Puerto Rico
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Ten months ago, Hurricane Maria slammed Puerto Rico. This summer, members of the Salem Baltimore-Hispanic UMC went to help rebuild amid the continuing devastation. On June 30, “Faithful Marylanders,” as we called ourselves, set out on the mission trip. The team included members of...

Girls explore LeadHership at camp
Posted by Melissa Lauber on

By Melissa LauberUMConnection Staff Nora Meeks, left, and Kennedi Jones were two of the campers who learned about leadership at West River Camp this summer. The camp featured guest speakers, including Bishop LaTrelle Easterling,the BWC’s first female bishop. It was a week of...

Why… United to Love?
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By Rev. Ken Humbert Sunday, August 12, on the National Mall in front of the Native American Museum11:30 a.m.  to 3 p.m.Church-on-the-Mall, Gathering to make a difference,to answer hate with love, because silence is no answer at all.COME. With your whole heart. And your whole church...

Praying Our Way Forward
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The second phase of the 'Praying Our Way Forward ' initiative launched New Year’s Day with 75 weeks of focused prayer for The United Methodist Church. The effort began January 1 in the North Carolina Conference, and wraps up in the West Angola Episcopal area in June 2018.