Blogs/Columns


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A prayer for the harvest

10/29/2018

During this difficult harvest season, Bishop Ough prays that joy and gladness be restored to our orchards and farms and ranches.


Tolerating Bad Behavior in the Church

11/15/2017

With the intense divisiveness in our country, congregations are well-positioned to role-model a different way of being together, meeting real needs and building connections across the divides.


Creating Community

11/9/2017

Can we reimagine our churches as true gathering spaces for the community, where people feel a powerful sense of belonging?


Praying for Sutherland Springs

11/9/2017

Bishop Ough encourages Minnesota United Methodists to trust in God's faithfulness, even in times of terrible violence.


18 laity find purpose and connection through ConneXion retreat

10/26/2017

Participants learned about their strengths and passions, examined what brings purpose to their lives, and participated in contemplative practices.


When your heart is heavy

10/13/2017

We shine when we don’t give up or give in, when we do what we can do however big or small. And in so doing, our heart gets a little bit lighter.


Praying for Las Vegas

10/5/2017

Bishop Ough encourages Minnesota United Methodists to continue offering the ministries of prayer, comfort, healing, advocacy, and love following this tragedy.


Rushing in after a disaster (and 2 ways YOU can help)

9/14/2017

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.


The top 10 “it’s time already” things

8/30/2017

Automatic giving, a strong website, technological updates, and providing ample stewardship opportunities are among the things all churches should be doing.


Park Ave. Legal Clinic seeks hospitality volunteers

8/7/2017

The Park Avenue Legal Clinic, which provides free legal services every week, is seeking volunteers to provide hospitality to clients.


3 upcoming opportunities to engage in healing a broken world

7/6/2017

Come learn about Volunteers in Missions, how to form a church-school partnership, and how to get more involved in mission opportunities.


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