August 19, 2016 Greetings to the United Methodists of North Texas, News accounts, pictures, and videos of the flooding in Louisiana show the devastation tens of thousands of people have experienced. United Methodists in Louisiana are responding to this crisis affecting their neighbors. Many of you have asked what you can do. I invite you…read more »
From The Bishop
July 8, 2016 As United Methodists gather for worship this Sunday, I ask that this letter be read and followed by a period of silent prayer. Tragedy struck Dallas Thursday evening. Five Dallas law enforcement officers were killed, and seven officers and two civilians were injured. An evil act borne out of hatred devastated their…read more »
June 17, 2016 Orlando. Until last Sunday morning, most people would have thought of Disney World when hearing of the city named Orlando. These last few days, however, Orlando focuses us on one of the deadliest hate crimes in our nation’s history. As of now, 49 persons were killed by a lone gunman filled with…read more »
General Conference 2016 Upholds Council of Bishops’ Recommendation
Yesterday, in a historic action the General Conference received and affirmed a statement of the Council of Bishops regarding the future of the church and its conversation regarding human sexuality.
#WeAreMore Social Media Campaign
The bishops of the South Central Jurisdiction have joined together to produce a campaign focused on stories that connect people and proclaim that #WeAreMore when united through Jesus Christ.