Be Encouraged: Notes and Thoughts from Bishop Trimbleview all

The Lenten Journey

As many of us received ashes to mark Ash Wednesday, February 14 began our season of Lent. A season marked in the Christian Church by 40 days, not counting Sundays, leading up to the celebration of Easter....
Indiana Conference creates space for critical conversations during kick-off of the Bishop's Lenten Study

Indiana Conference creates space for critical conversations during kick-off of the Bishop's Lenten Study

We were reminded of the beauty that exists in our beloved community, as well as the strength of our United Methodist connection as we came together, virtually, as an Annual Conference to discuss ways in ...

UMC bishops mourn victims of Florida shootings

In the wake of the school shooting in Florida, the Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church has issued a statement of grief, mourning the victims of the shootings and called for prayers of ...
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Lebanon United Methodist Churches join efforts to help fight hunger

Lebanon United Methodist Churches join efforts to help fight hunger

Nearly 200 volunteers from several Lebanon-area churches, including Centenary and Otterbein UMCs, gathered and combined efforts to pack almost 37,000 meals for operation Pack Away Hunger in Indianapolis. ...
The children came with joy

The children came with joy

A few weeks ago, I attended Sunday worship at Carmel UMC where the Rev. Patti Napier preached an excellent sermon, and the music and hospitality were deeply touching. What struck me, though, was when the ...