Bishop: Beware of Costs of Sexuality Debate

Nov 14, 2014 by

By Heather Hahn Aug. 25, 2014 | NASHVILLE, Tenn. (UMNS) The United Methodist Church’s intensifying debate around human sexuality has substantial financial implications in the global church, a bishop warned the denomination’s finance agency. Those...

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Council of Bishops Issues a Statement on Division ...

Nov 10, 2014 by

During the November 2014 Council of Bishops meeting in Oklahoma City, OK the following statement was issued by the council in response to growing division within the church over the issue of homosexuality: As bishops of The United Methodist Church,...

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Givers or Takers

Nov 7, 2014 by

By John Ed Mathison www.johnedmathison.org People who give are the people who benefit the most in life. While our dominant attitude appears to be that we need to get what we can get, the key to real life is to give in order to live. Marie Bell is a...

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Ebola Awareness in Liberia

Oct 31, 2014 by

The Confessing Movement has made a contribution to Liberia and Sierra Leone to help fight the Ebola crisis affecting so many in the region. Follow the link below to learn more about how some of those funds are being used to empower people with...

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A Dangerous Prayer

Oct 23, 2014 by

By Dr. John Ed Mathison In May of 1999, Randy and Terry Johnson attended a worship service at the River Oak Church of God in Danville, Virginia. Randy felt really challenged to make his life count for God’s work. He was convicted in that service of...

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U.S. Supreme Court Refuses to Rule on Same-Sex Mar...

Oct 9, 2014 by

On October 6, 2014 the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear cases from the states — Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin — seeking to keep their same-sex marriage bans in place.

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