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The United Methodist Church is deeply divided over LGBT rights. Church law says same-gender relationships are “incompatible with Christian teaching.” But several regional districts are openly defying the prohibition by appointing gay clergy and allowing same-sex weddings in churches. 1,406 more words

Preparation for Worship for Sunday, July 17, 2016 (Riverside Sunday)

This Sunday is Riverside Sunday. Unless the weather is inappropriate, we will hold all services alongside the Minnesota River at Memorial Park.

The prayer service on Sunday will look at another instance of prayer in Acts 8. 425 more words


Rebooting the Past: The Flying Preacherman’s Story

“Augustown’s elevation from village to inner-city community had to do with urban sprawl. As Jamaica settled itself into the 20th century, Kingston began to spread out from its harbour, rippling out into the dormitory parish of St.

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Boy Erased (Review)

One of the aspects of my parents’ lives I’m thankful for, is that they did not express radical or fundamentalist religious beliefs.  Yet, they were practicing Methodists and they didn’t “approve of my lifestyle”.  624 more words


Maybe its a Baptist Thing?

We were drawn to our next church home because of the senior pastor. As it turns out, he was also my head professor. We started attending on a regular basis and within a couple of months my past head professor – now turned pastor, met me for coffee to talk about having me step onto the elder’s board. 785 more words

Three Reasons To Leave

Shortly after moving to this city we had focused our efforts on finding a new church that we could connect to. Our first church was a Baptist church located in the same neighborhood where we were leasing the home. 1,113 more words