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United Methodist Church to celebrate 50th anniversary

2/14/2018

You're invited to read a sermon delivered by Dr. Albert Outler at the formation of The United Methodist Church, a sermon that's startlingly relevant today.


Walking together

3/30/2017

It is time to bury the Doctrine of Discovery forever.


Time to air out church?

3/29/2017

It's time to air out our ministry by taking church outside the walls of our buildings.


Embracing our DNA

3/15/2017

Bishop Ough shares what our founding DNA might tell us about Minnesota United Methodists today.


Living out our calling

3/9/2017

When I was younger, I thought of “called” and “ministry” as words that pertained only to ordained clergy, not the rest of us. But that didn’t last. God presented opportunities to challenge my perspective.


Ash Wednesday: Moving Out of the Shadows

2/23/2017

Our Lenten journey is one of moving out of the darkness of sin and the shadows of doubt into the new life in Christ—"birth from above."


5 gifted people who should be on your team

1/23/2017

Ephesians 4:11 gives us the makeup of a high-impact team that is worth assembling in ministry.


Partnership: From one-off to on-board

1/23/2017

St. Paul's UMC in Mendota Heights used a one-time grant to form a partnership with a local elementary school; that partnership has continued to expand.


Supporting our missionaries

1/12/2017

Sixty-five churches in our conference help support 17 missionaries in 10 countries through covenant relationships. Here's how you can support them.


Such as we are, such are the times

1/5/2017

God has invited us to be co-creators in life. Whether you consider these the best or the worst of times, let us live well because we are the times.


On this spirit walk: A prayer heard ’round the world

12/20/2016

The pipeline resistance movement gives us the opportunity to respond to Anita Phillips’ invitation to see, hear, find Christ in, and claim our native neighbors.


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