A group of United Methodist bishops in Africa announced Thursday (Sept. 8) that it will no longer work with the Africa Initiative or the Wesleyan Covenant Association, accusing the groups of spreading misinformation.
EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK: The Power of Apology, United Methodist Tragedy
MinistryWatch’s Top 10 Stories for the Month of July
(RNS) Fourteen United Methodists gathered in a sanctuary of a church Saturday (May 7), to watch a daylong broadcast of inspirational sermons promising to lead them out of the wilderness and into the Promised Land.
RNS - A statement posted on Facebook Tuesday (May 3) by the Wesleyan Covenant Association’s Florida chapter caught the attention of the Florida bishop for the United Methodist Church: “107 Florida Methodist Churches Depart United ...
Sunday (May 1), the Global Methodist Church, a new theologically conservative denomination splintering from the United Methodist Church, quietly launched.
The United Methodist Church has delayed its General Conference meeting for a third time due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. In response, some conservative United Methodists have announced they will preemptively leave the denomination rather ...
Conservative United Methodists have chosen a name for the denomination they plan to form if a proposal to split the United Methodist Church is successful: The Global Methodist Church.