It snowed today – a poem by Bishop Trimble

It snowed todayAnd I was GladNovember whiteThe trees adorned It snowed todayAs God’s helloThe children playedAnd all was wellFall gave way toWinter teaseLike ornamentsOn naked trees It snowed todayNot everywhereAnd God remindsMe how to careFor little things that...

Rejoice! #BeUMC

“Train children in the right way, and when old, they will not stray.” -Proverbs 22:6 (NRSV) What is the difference between a Christian and a United Methodist? Are all United Methodists Christians? These—and related questions—were raised as I met with...
Prayer to End Gun Violence

Prayer to End Gun Violence

Friends, Bishop Trimble has asked us to pray ardently for an end to the gun violence that pervades our nation. He has prompted us to pray for the courage to act and the wisdom to know how to act. Will you join us in this endeavor? Our Father God, who dwells among us,...
A Call to Prayer and Action regarding Gun Violence

A Call to Prayer and Action regarding Gun Violence

“If my people, who are called by my name, humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.” 2 Chronicles 7:14 Our land needs healing. Violence and...