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News March 26, 2012 posted by

S.C. to lead cross-racial, cross-cultural training

By Jessica Connor. In the Kingdom of God there is no United Methodist section or Presbyterian section, no white or African-American section. We are all together as the body of Christ. And it’s time we started living into that during Sunday morning worship. That is the idea behind Building God’s Beloved Community,  a training May 31 and June 1 by the S.C. Conference of the United Methodist Church.

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Editor's Views March 26, 2012 posted by

Why should we care?

By Jessica Connor. A set-aside bishop. A General Council for Strategy and Oversight. Whether 13 agencies will morph into nine. Whether oversight of the church will rest in the hands of 600 or 45 or 150. Does any of this really impact me at the local church level?

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Views February 24, 2012 posted by

Matching pastors, local churches

By Bishop Mary Virginia Taylor. Whether you sit in the pew or stand in the pulpit each Sunday, the appointment process is important to United Methodists. Churches grow to love their pastors and pastors grow to love their churches. It is a very special relationship.

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