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A Way Forward for a United Methodism?

Over the last couple of months, a group of 80 United Methodist pastors have been meeting by conference call to discuss their response to… read more

Assumptions and the Bible

Merriam-Webster defines an assumption as “a fact or statement taken for granted.”  We all make assumptions about a lot … read more

Homosexuality, The Bible, and The United Methodist Church

This week Bishop Martin McLee of the New York Annual Conferences of the United Methodist Church announced that he was dismissing a churc… read more

What If I Missed God’s Will?

(I regularly receive and respond to questions from readers or parishioners.  It struck me this week as I was responding to several … read more

No, Everything Doesn't Happen for a Reason

“Everything happens for a reason,” he said as he reflected upon the terrible events that had occurred in Newtown, Connecticu… read more