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A warm welcome at St. Luke's United Methodist Church in Dallas, Texas. Photo by Kathleen Barry, courtesy of Rethink Church.

These pages provide snapshots of what The United Methodist Church's view on a particular issue is — whether social, political or theological — as well as stories about how the church is engaged in ministry around that topic.

Through features, videos, resources and official church statements, you can learn how United Methodists live their faith every day.

Featured Content

Prayer is an important part of our spiritual journeys.

Spiritual Life

Explore ways you can grow in your spiritual life by loving God and loving neighbors. More

Celebrating after a long day of work in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Our People

Learn how the people of The United Methodist Church are responding to God's call and living out their Wesleyan heritage. More

Sun rises on Easter morning. Photo by Austin Bond Photography.


The church seasons enhance United Methodists faith journeys of worship, prayer and reflection. Find ways to go deeper. More

The Rev. Eunice Musa Iliya (right) participates in an International Women's Day vigil, sponsored by United Methodist Women. Photo by Kristina Krug courtesy of United Methodist Women.

Social Issues

United Methodists express concern for God’s children everywhere—the disadvantaged, aging, sick, and imprisoned. Learn more about our commitment to social issues. More