Member of Delano UMC puts faith into action at work

Bob Lucas, vice president of operations at Smith Engineering and member of Delano UMC, is living out the call to “heal a broken world” in a unique way.

The Well’s Apple Valley campus reaches young families

The Apple Valley campus, located inside a movie theater, has consistently been averaging about 100 in worship since its Feb. 12 launch.

Fridley UMC launches new service, welcomes Liberian neighbors

By listening to the needs and desires of a Liberian couple in the congregation, Fridley UMC launched a new service to reach out to its Liberian neighbors.

Judicial Council rules on gay bishop; Bishop Ough responds

The Judicial Council said the consecration of a gay bishop violates church law, and Bishop Ough responded by urging United Methodists to pray and trust God.

Bishops set date for special 2019 General Conference

The meeting, set for Feb. 23-26, will be limited to acting on a report by the Council of Bishops, based on proposals from the Commission on a Way Forward.
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5/31/2017: A Way Forward Discussion for Clergy

Spend the day with Bishop Ough and clergy colleagues discussing how we move forward as a united church.

6/19/2017: Talking about Race in Your Neighborhood, Church, ...

Re-Forming our Neighborhoods--Becoming Pentecost People

6/20/2017: MN UMC Annual Conference 2017

Encounter the Spirit - Live Expectantly

7/22/2017: D.C./Ohio Mission Trip

Actively live out justice and compassion with other Minnesota United Methodists for a statewide, multi-generational mission trip to Washington, D.C. for a time ...

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The bold, exclusively inclusive truth

Fred Vanderwerf

There is salvation in no one else—this might sound exclusive, but putting it in biblical context shows us that it can also be viewed as an inclusive statement.

Mission-minded church-school partnerships

Lyndy Zabel

At least 52 churches have partnerships with local schools—and there are several opportunities to help your church think about how you might form one.

A revitalization of relationships

Cindy Gregorson

When we build relationships, we discover what we have in common and begin to see others as people, beloved children of God, and that is how we find our way ...

Practicing resurrection

Cindy Gregorson

For me, to practice resurrection is to keep an open mind and let God be God, which means doing radically impossible and improbable things.

The promise of Easter

Bishop Bruce R. Ough

"Jesus is calling you and me to move from weeping to believing to proclaiming," says Bishop Ough. May you have a blessed Easter!

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Byron UMC shoe giveaway touches hearts, calls church to mission

Rev. Beth Perez invited members to bring new shoes to donate to the children at Rio Bravo Children’s Home in Mexico. The church, which averages 85 in worship ...

Centennial hosts first Disability Awareness Sunday

Centennial UMC in Roseville recently hosted its first ever Disability Awareness Sunday, where members experienced being in ministry with people with ...

Centennial UMC helps community with advance care planning

The church hosted an informative panel discussion and workshop on the timely topic of advance care planning, and 57 community members attended.

Champlin UMC hosts clothing ‘boutique’ for families in need

On August 4, Champlin United Methodist Church, other faith groups, local schools, and the surrounding community hosted a clothing “boutique” that allowed ...

Chatfield UMC distributes blessing stones throughout community

This summer, members of Chatfield United Methodist Church embarked on a pilgrimage that involved placing blessing stones around their 2,800-person city and ...
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