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Noblesville: A Time for More than a Moment of Silence

Noblesville: A Time for More than a Moment of Silence

On Friday, May 25, violence, which has hit more schools than any of us can name across our nation, came to Indiana as a school shooting occurred at Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Indiana. ...
Council of Bishops joins faith leaders in immigration statement

Council of Bishops joins faith leaders in immigration statement

WASHINGTON, D.C. -  The United Methodist Church is joining other faith organizations in a statement urging the U.S. government to stop its policy of separating immigrant families. Below is the full ...

Phil Amerson announced as Interim Lead Pastor to First UMC of San Diego

REV. DR. PHILIP AMERSON First Church Interim Lead Pastor starting August 12, 2018 The Rev. Dr. Philip A. Amerson and his wife, Dr. Elaine M. Amerson, reside in Bloomington, Indiana, and are active in ...
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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 ...