For our Sunday morning class The Gathering, we began a series on Compassion this past Sunday. We started out by looking at “The Golden Rule” in the Christian Tradition: What many of us didn’t know is that a similar orientation towards compassion exists in other religions. For example, the Judeo-Christian
No less than five people who left the worship service on Sunday said the same thing: “I’m so glad you used Laron’s hymn.” For the first person, I was perplexed. I looked at the hymns and I didn’t see any of them written by Laron Hall, former pastor of First
We as a church seek to reflect the life and teachings of Jesus, even when Jesus’ teachings are found to be incompatible with United Methodist polity and doctrine.