United Methodists Release State of the Church Report 2018

United Methodist Communications FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 10, 2018 Nashville: A new report from The United Methodist Church on the state of the church says that 50 years after the creation of the denomination through the merger of The Evangelical United Brethren Church and The Methodist Church, the church’s ministries around the world are thriving. "This 2018 [...]

Rev. Cindy Patterson Appointed Board of Ministry Administrative Coordinator

Bishop Tracy S. Malone appointed the Rev. Cindy Patterson as Board of Ministry Administrative Coordinator, effective January 1, 2019. The part-time, 20-hours per week Board of Ministry Administrative Coordinator position was created by an action of Annual Conference 2018 that did not increase the apportioned budget.  Patterson will partner with the Board of Ministry to [...]

Ebony Bishops’ Statement on Racism

Ebony Bishops’ Statement to the Council of Bishops and the People Called United Methodists on the Resurgence of Racism in the United States Adopted by Council of Bishops on November 6, 2018 “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me,       because he has anointed me      to bring good news to the [...]