Leadership Needed in the United Methodist Church (and quickly please)

I was not reared in the United Methodist tradition. Melissa and I were loved into the United Methodist church when I was teaching and coaching in Louisville, Illinois in the mid-80’s. It was only then I began to take a serious look into historical Methodism. In Methodism I found a theological tradition to call myContinue reading “Leadership Needed in the United Methodist Church (and quickly please)”

Musings on the United Methodist Church (anyone else hearing the hiss?)

Musings on the United Methodist Church  The United Methodist Church in USAmerica is in precipitous decline. And on top of that, it costs us more and more to accomplish less and less each year if things like attendance, professions of faith and baptisms are important. The metrics are unsustainable.  Our decline is admittedly more like aContinue reading “Musings on the United Methodist Church (anyone else hearing the hiss?)”