WJ Bishops Pledge Safe Harbor for LGBTQ+ UM Clergy, Seek Support

LAKE JUNALUSKA, N.C., Nov. 6 – As new restrictions loom against LGBTQ+ persons in The United Methodist Church, the five active bishops in the Western Jurisdiction (region of the United States) are offering a Safe Harbor to LGBTQ+ clergy and are urging bishops and other United Methodists to join them.

California-Nevada Responds to Latest Fire Threat

It became apparent to CA-NV Conference Disaster Response Coordinator Sonja Edd-Bennett and Los Rios District Superintendent Schuyler Rhodes early on that providing help in the...

Domestic Violence Workshop to Help Bring 'Shalom'

The topic of domestic violence can be difficult to talk about, especially for those of us who know the pains that come when someone you love is in an abusive relationship. ...

Historic Campground in Little River Returns to Life

The sound of children laughing, playing, and singing can be heard in the forest once again. Mendocino Redwood Retreat, formerly the Mendocino Christian Camp, is being ...

Registration Opens for Gathering of the Orders

Registration for the 2020 Gathering of the Orders retreat is open now. The gathering will take place January 28-30, 2020 at Asbury UMC in Livermore, CA. Photo by David Clode.

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