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5% Challenge Celebration: Edgemont UMC experiences 25% growth in worship attendance

January 06 2006
Enthusiastic best described the atmosphere at Edgemont UMC this Advent, where the church experienced a 25% growth in worship attendance. The ...

Bishop Calls for Special Session of the Annual Conference

November 17 2005
Bishop William H. Willimon, presiding bishop of the Birmingham Area, has called for a special session of the North Alabama Conference of the United ...

Church marks 50th anniversary of full clergy rights for women

October 17 2005
A UMNS Feature by Vicki Brown* On May 4, 1956, in Minneapolis, the General Conference of the Methodist Church approved full clergy rights for women....

Adult Discipleship Blog: Racial Relations in American Methodism

I have been blessed by the opportunity to teach in the Alabama Course of Study School for several years now. The work continues to be rewarding to me,...
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