Commission ends its work; hears bishops’ recommendation for a way forward

The 32-member Commission on a Way Forward for The United Methodist Church concluded its ninth and final meeting in Nashville. The Commission met nine times over 17 months.

Ways United Methodists can take a stand against gun violence

When we hear the tragic news of a shooting, United Methodists mourn with the victims and families of those wounded or killed. We turn to God in prayer, longing for a day when ...

Missionary blessing service held

ATLANTA — Eight missionary candidates celebrated the conclusion of their training and prepared for their next steps in their work in a blessing service held at Global ...

Missionary to Speak at Missionary Luncheon & UMW Breakfast

Missionary Jim Perdue will be the principal speaker at this year’s Friday Mission Lunch and Saturday United Methodist Women (UMW) Breakfast at annual conference. He works with...

Church ratifies 3 constitutional amendments

The Council of Bishops now has authority to handle complaints against fellow bishops under a newly ratified amendment to the denomination’s constitution. However, two of the ...

United Methodists encouraged to celebrate 50th anniversary of the denomination alongside Pentecost

May 20 is being called a “once in a lifetime” event for United Methodists, offering an opportunity to commemorate the church’s history alongside the celebration of Pentecost.

United Methodists Engage in Poor People's Campaign

The California-Nevada Annual Conference Committee on Advocacy and Justice invites individuals, churches, and other groups to participate in the nationwide launch of the Poor ...

United Methodist Bishops Recommend a Way Forward

United Methodist bishops, meeting in Chicago, engaged in a prayerful process to discern a way forward.

Peterson Cruse to Assume New Full-Time Role with Discipleship Ministries

We join Discipleship Ministries in announcing that as of June 1, 2018, Kelly Peterson Cruse will be adding Camping and Retreat Ministries responsibilities to her current role ...

ACS '18 Offering to Benefit United Methodist Rebuild Efforts in Puerto Rico

Churches are asked to take an offering between now and the Annual Conference Session in Modesto. Bring the offering to the Annual Conference Session on Wednesday, June 20, ...

Grass Valley UMC Hosts Interfaith Nevada County

Interfaith Nevada County members and friends were seen in a prayerful, joyful march on a sunny Sunday afternoon, April 29, in Grass Valley. Stepping off from the corner of ...

Open hearts. Open minds. Open doors.