The Rev. Faith Fowler, executive director of Cass Community Social Services and pastor of Cass Community UMC, will receive one of the Shining Light Regional Cooperation Awards. NIRAJ WARIKOO Detroit Free Press
The Hispanic-Latino bishops of The United Methodist Church celebrated opening worship at the MARCHA Assembly in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Aug. 4, 2016. Shown, from left: Bishop Elias Galvan, Bishop Minerva Carcaño, Bishop Rafael Moreno Rivas, Bishop Juan Vera Mendez, Bishop Cynthia Fierro Harvey and Bishop Hector Ortiz. THE REV. HECTOR BURGOS United
The NOAH Project in downtown Detroit has been blessed with leadership by these four persons left to right: Amy Brown (Executive Director); Brandon Powell (former US2); Chelsea Spyres (former US2); Chelsea Williams (current US2). NOAH is a Global Mission Fellows Placement. ~Facebook photo/Brandon Powell. CHELSEA WILLIAMS The Book of Fellows
Pictured are six of the girls stranded at June Hartranft Memorial Primary School for Girls in Sierra Leone after the country’s deadly Ebola outbreak. From left are Esther Cooper, 15; Kadiatu Juana, 10; Hawa Bayoh, 10; Ramatu Kamara, 11; Magdalene Kamara, 9; and Aminata Bayoh, 11. PHILEAS JUSU United Methodist News
Top Ten Essentials for College Students—What to Bring and What to Leave at Home. DAN BOONE Ministry Matters
The United Methodist Church is still on the journey to full participation of women in the life of the church. Are we there yet? Not quite.
President Obama tells Flint residents: ‘I’ve got your back.’
Global Ministries reimagines its work to bear witness to God’s transforming power
Celebrating Children’s Sabbath reminds us in powerful ways to whom the Kingdom of God belongs.
General Conference 2012, in Tampa, Florida, created the Central Conference Theological Education Fund, and General Conference 2016 will be asked to keep it going at the same funding level.