After a botched execution in Oklahoma, where the Department of Corrections encountered problems in administering the drugs for the execution of Clayton Lockett, conversations around the death penalty resurfaced.
As Christians and people of faith, where do we stand on this issue?
The mobile phone has radically altered the landscape of communications in the developing world. What may have taken days to accomplish just a few years ago, can now be done in minutes, thanks to emerging practices in information and communication technology. United Methodist Communications is breaking new ground as they create and implement best practices in the field of #ICT4D.
May 17-18 marked the fifth annual Change the World event — a denomination-wide effort encouraging local congregations to show that God is at work in communities. United Methodists go outside the walls of their sanctuaries and help others in their neighborhoods by doing everything from park cleanups and school repairs to bringing meals to senior citizens and stocking food pantries.