Latest Methodism Stories

2008-08-21 15:00:28

Feast and festival: St. Bartholomew Church will hold its annual feast and festival tonight and tomorrow from 6 to 10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 3 to 9:30 p.m. on the church grounds, 297 Laurel Hill Ave.

2008-08-17 18:00:52

By KRYS STEFANSKY By Krys Stefansky The Virginian-Pilot Virginia Beach First, the pronunciation. "Nimmo" has a short "i" sound - "nih-mo," not "nee-mo." It is a family name, long heard in Princess Anne County.

2008-08-06 00:00:16

The Methodist Church in Cornwall is studying proposals that could have a significant effect on its mission over the next 20 years.

2008-08-04 03:00:12

By Joe Rodriguez, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 4--Congregation asks 500 houses of worship to join its program A Wichita church that launched an initiative this spring to help combat hunger locally has invited other houses of worship to join the effort.

2008-08-01 18:00:14

By TOM HEINEN Bishop Adolphus Allen interacted at the highest levels of the nation's largest Pentecostal denomination but never lost sight of the everyday needs of people in southeastern Wisconsin and beyond.

2008-07-26 15:00:23

By News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Jul. 26--Today --Vacation Bible School, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., East Side Baptist Church, 1859 Barnes St., Reidsville. Recognition ceremony at the close of the day. The theme is "Outrigger Island." 342-1517.

2008-07-24 03:00:31

By Terry Lee Goodrich, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 24--A pastor known in Baptist circles for his insightful preaching and effective inner-city ministries will temporarily take the reins of Broadway Baptist Church in Fort Worth.

2008-07-21 21:00:22

By Charlotte Norgaard Daily Herald Correspondent A popular Christian rock band that parodies much of today's current music is stopping in Kane County for a concert Saturday. Apologetix, which calls itself "that Christian parody band," is scheduled to play at Lord of Life Lutheran Church near LaFox.

2008-07-21 15:00:41

BROADWAY -- Beatrice Patterson Wilkie, 86, died Friday, July 18, 2008. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 20, at the Cool Springs United Methodist Church, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Arrangements are by Smith Funeral Home of Broadway.

2008-07-12 15:00:13

By Alexander Cain, The Union-Recorder, Milledgeville, Ga. Jul.

Word of the Day
  • The governor of a province or people.
The word 'ethnarch' comes from a Greek word meaning 'ruler of a tribe or nation'.