The first in a series of reflections on the Fresh Expressions movement and its relation to the United Methodist Church and recent research related to "unchurched," "dechurched" and "Spiritual but not Religious" persons.
A reflection from Mark 4 on how we grow and mature as disciples of Jesus Christ.
In light of recent events, how can Christians bear witness to the peace of Christ in a dangerous and divisive religious climate.
So what are those men and women who make their way to candlelight services thinking and praying?
How we order our lives and move through seasons of change.
How is the practice of online Holy Communion---the relation of the sacrament to streamed digital worship services---consistent with our theological tradition and helpful in making disciples of Jesus Christ?
In a sermon preached at Trinity UMC in Tallahassee (April 6, 2014) and First UMC, Franklin, NC (June 22, 2014), Bishop Carter reflects on the connections between following Jesus and hiking.
A sermon preached at the Florida-Bahamas Synod Assembly of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America on June 21, 2014.
A parable of Jesus gives us a way of reflecting on our present divisions in the United Methodist Church. This was preached as a sermon at the Lake Junaluska Assembly on June 29, 2014.
A reflection shared with the Clergy Session of the Florida Conference of the United Methodist Church on June 11, 2014