The next subject in our “Getting to Know You” series is a new, but increasingly familiar face in our congregation. Linda Aratani interviewed and compiled the following details about Read more
By Gladys Mangiduyos
Sept. 6, 2016 | QUEZON CITY, Philippines (UMNS)
United Methodists in the Philippines are among the religious groups expressing alarm over the rising death toll in the “war on drugs” instituted by that nation’s president.
A Sept. 2 statement from the National Council of Churches in the Philippines, of which United Methodist Bishop Rodolfo Juan of the Manila area is a vice chairperson, recognized “the buoyed hopes of the people” over President Rodrigo Duterte’s commitment to eradicate corruption and make reforms but added, “the killings of alleged drug pushers must stop.”
Earlier, on Aug. 31, United Methodists joined in a Read more
The California-Pacific Committee on Episcopacy is pleased to announce the following dates of district events to officially welcome Bishop Grant Hagiya as the new episcopal leader of the Los Angeles Area (California-Pacific Conference), The United Methodist Church: Read more