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Rural Lamar UMC collects truckload of clothing for Kentucky flood survivors
Lamar UMC collects truckload of items to help people who lost so much in Kentucky floods.
Healing Guatemala dental mission provides needed help
Healing Guatemala’s Bethesda site hosted a dental mission team recently. The team, whose leader was Dr. T.J. Ahn, consisted of dentists and dental students from the U.S. and from South America. The team stayed at Bethesda for the first week of July, serving the people in poverty-stricken areas of Guatemala.
Faith and Mount Hebron team up to repair Batesburg-Leesville home
This summer, Faith United Methodist Church, Lexington, and Mount Hebron UMC, West Columbia, got together to complete a promise made to a homeowner in Batesburg-Leesville.
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It’s up to us
Churches should be safe spaces. When we enter a church, just like when we enter a school, most of us feel a reasonable expectation that we are entering a place where no harm is supposed to occur. A lot of that assumption has to do with the inherent trust we place in such institutions. An editorial by Jessica Brodie.
The Advocate Press Resources & Books
Who Am I? A Devotional for a Jesus-Centered School Year
A student devotional that follows the school year from August through May. Designed for students from sixth to 12th grade.
From My Heart to Your Eyes: Poems of Faith and Social Justice
A collection of poems on faith and justice from one man’s experiences as a minority in America, how it feels to be marginalized by fellow believers, and how his relationship with Jesus keeps him strong.