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Christmas Blessing

Christmas Blessing

It has been a challenging year for many of our East District Pastors and Churches. Yet some of the sermons I have been hearing during this advent season have been very inspirational. Through them all there weaves a thread – God can and does act through the unexpected turns of life.

Webinar: What a Church & Society Ministry Team does (and why) and how to get started in your church

Webinar: What a Church & Society Ministry Team does (and why) and how to get started in your church

MISSION FILLS THE NEED, JUSTICE ELIMINATES IT Monday, Dec. 6, 12:00-1:30 PM  (MST) - or - Thursday, Dec. 9, 6:30-8:00 PM (MST) How do we create a safe space to transform the world: a safe place to talk politics, health care, adequate funding for public education,...

Pastor Appreciation Season

Pastor Appreciation Season

by Rev. Susan Brims, East District Missional Strategist and Superintendent Billy Graham once said, “The test of a preacher is that the congregation goes away saying not, ‘What a lovely sermon!’ but, ‘I will do something.’” A pastor’s calling is a unique one. Studying,...

Moving Forward in Uncertain Times

The Lewis Center for Church Leadership was formed to promote the effective and faithful practice of Christian leadership in the church and the world. The article "Moving Forward in Uncertain Times" was recently published on their website. In the article, Susan...

When An Ending Was Really Just A New Beginning

By: David McPherson, Director of New and Vital Faith Communities “It’s not about us!” That was the mantra in the sermon from Rev. Tom Kiracofe at the last service for Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Some pews were marked off for social distancing, but there were...

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