UM Church News

  1. After three years as children’s choir director, Ryan Mould was fired and told homosexuals cannot be “spiritual leaders.”
  2. Two women at First United Methodist in Alexandria, Louisiana, spark revival of movie the church made with the Army’s help.
  3. Las Posadas is the Mexican tradition of re-enacting Joseph and Mary’s search for safe lodging for Christ’s birth. For one family, the tradition has special resonance.
  4. Church assisted Filipinos caught in the battle between government forces and Islamic State militants on the island of Mindanao.
  5. Bishop Gabriel Yemba Unda calls for peace after deadliest attack in recent memory