August 26, 2019

Clergy Sexual Ethics Boundary Training Sexual ethics boundary training is required for all clergy under appointment in, or through, the East Ohio Conference. Healthy boundaries sustain personal and ministerial relationships and bring joy to ministry. Senior Director of Sexual Ethics and Advocacy for the General Commission on the Status and Role of Women Becky Posey [...]

Church Outreach Teaches Local Women Valuable Cooking Skills

By Brett Hetherington* Eating healthy and providing a meal large enough for a family can be a difficult task. This is even more difficult if no one has ever shared with you how to cook. Seeing this need, women from Christ United Methodist Church (Tuscarawas District) in Alliance decided to do something to change this. [...]

August 12, 2019

General Conference Commission Acts Following Task Force Review The Commission on the General Conference voted during its August 7-9 meeting in Lexington, Kentucky to implement new registration and credentialing procedures for General Conference delegates to safeguard against the possibility of unauthorized voting. The Commission made the decision based on the results of an independent investigation [...]