Sol Africa: a platform for cultural, spiritual and intellectual exchange
At the closing worship service of this year’s Sol Africa project, the Rev. Adriano Quelende reminded the eight United Methodist pastors from Angola and Mozambique that the people of Africa expect a lot from them. On November 28, these eight pastors join the ranks of 24 other pastors from the four Lusophone (Portuguese-speaking) central conferences in Africa who have been trained over the past nine years at Methodist University in São Paulo,...
Chaplain looks back on 50 years of service to church
Looking back over his ministry, the Rev. Tom Carter says his years in Vietnam as a military chaplain were the most exciting because “God placed me where I needed to serve.”
Women of Color Scholars celebrate 25 years
Sixty-five gathered in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the United Methodist Women of Color Scholars scholarship and mentoring program, the only denominationally sponsored program of its kind, November 21, 2014, in San Diego, California.
Student veterans find community in Bible study
Entering college after a tour of military duty is a little like stepping into another world. “There’s a feeling of being isolated when you come back,” said Timothy Woody, who spent six years as a member of the Air Force Reserve with tours in the Middle East before starting college at West Virginia University in 2009.
Formation for Ministry in American Methodism, now available
Formation for Ministry in American Methodism: Twenty-first Century Challenges and Two Centuries of Problem-Solving is a new publication that names and critically considers the potential future of formation for ministry in the digital age.
E-Reader Project Reaches Portuguese-Speaking Countries in Africa
The E-Reader Project recently got a boost through obtaining Portuguese content for e-readers for theological schools in Angola and Mozambique. Adriano Quelende, GBHEM's director of Global Formation for Spiritual Leaders, recently visited the annual conferences of Angola East and West as well as Mozambique North and South annual conferences.
Sol Africa: a platform for cultural, spiritual and intellectual exchange
Chaplain looks back on 50 years of service to church
Women of Color Scholars celebrate 25 years
Student veterans find community in Bible study
Formation for Ministry in American Methodism, now available
E-Reader Project Reaches Portuguese-Speaking Countries in Africa
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