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Wesleyan ethicist to speak at Methodist Hospital in Indy

United Methodist Church pastors and leaders are cordially invited to attend the Eighth Annual Clarian Health Leadership Ethics Lecture, "The Gift of the Wesleyan Spirit: Biomedical Theology and Ethics," on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at 3:30 p.m. in the Methodist Hospital Petticrew Auditorium, ...

Wet, battered Midwest cleans up after floods

Disaster News Network www.disasternews.net CHICAGO - Residents across the Midwest continued cleaning up and assessing damage the last week of August after nearly a week of heavy rains swamped the region, causing flooding and widespread power outages. The storms pummeled Illinois, Ohio, ...

'Evangelism' put up front in Board of Evangelism & Church Growth's name

Paula Mayberry, chairperson of the South Indiana Conference Board of Evangelism and Church Growth said, (we need to) "Open our hearts and minds to let the wind blow through us. The wind of God's spirit - the Holy Spirit - is allowed to blow through us." Ken Grubb of Acton UMC said, "We ...

'Imagine Indiana' Song

to the tune of "Imagine" by John Lennon By Alex Stone, Matthew Stultz, Scott Castle, John Mantle Imagine there’s one conference It isn’t hard to do No more need for division Time to try something new Imagine Indiana uniting for the Lord You may say I’m a dreamer But I’m not the only ...

Are you willing to give benefit of the doubt?

By Robert Miller The benefit of the doubt - are you willing to give it to other persons? Your answer will tell you a great deal about your faith in human nature. The public mood today is rather hostile toward human failure. We're becoming more and more impatient with people who don't ...

Benchmarks in the life of Bishop Lawson

Born March 26, 1930, in Princeton, Ind. Married Martha Ellen Pegram of Princeton Degrees: University of Evansville, AB 1955 and Garrett Biblical Institute, BD 1959 Trainer in leadership development, and instructor at the University of Evansville, Certified trainer for Marriage ...

Bikers find hospitality on journey to the St. Louis Arch

By Lana and Glen Robyne WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Our Wesley Foundation group of 18 "Bikers for Jesus" said "yes" to a crazy, unique and life-changing trip from West Lafayette to St. Louis. Plans started when we received a call last fall from the Wesley Foundation at Arkansas State ...

Bishop asks us to join call to action

Bishop Mike Coyner told members of both annual conferences that something new is going on in our denomination. He introduced four calls to action. Live the UM way. Live the Wesley model of discipleship with a reemphasis upon the General Rules of the church - Do no harm; do all the good ...

Bishop Lawson remembered as a visionary leader

By Daniel R. Gangler INDIANAPOLIS - More than 400 colleagues, family members and friends, gave a final farewell and hour of honor to Bishop David Jerald Lawson, whose life and legacy were celebrated in a memorial communion service June 11 at St. Luke's United Methodist Church in ...

Both conferences celebrate diakonia, Operation Classroom

Celebrated the 30th anniversary of diakonia ministry and the 10th anniversary of permanent Order of Deacon. Prior to this time, the Order of Deacon was a probationary order to the Order of Elder. Celebrated the 20th anniversary of Operation Classroom, an outreach mission based in ...

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