"Jesus is calling you and me to move from weeping to believing to proclaiming," says Bishop Ough. May you have a blessed Easter!
You can help by becoming trained to be an effective early responder and/or Volunteer in Mission; training opportunities are coming up on Sept. 30.
Automatic giving, a strong website, technological updates, and providing ample stewardship opportunities are among the things all churches should be doing.
The Park Avenue Legal Clinic, which provides free legal services every week, is seeking volunteers to provide hospitality to clients.
Come learn about Volunteers in Missions, how to form a church-school partnership, and how to get more involved in mission opportunities.
Jody Thone offers a look at the 2017 ELI Project interns' orientation week.
What if we ask our church folk: What would be life-giving to you this summer—help you grow in mind, body and spirit—and how can we support you in that?
Pastoral leaders need to be designers of liminal space and experiences—thresholds for people to take one step toward Christ.
Questions to ground our notions of evangelism: Why do I believe what I believe? How do I understand God’s character and purpose? What story do I have to tell?
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.
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.
Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church