| Nov 18, 2013
| 5:24 PM
A United Methodist minister was convicted Monday in Pennsylvania of breaking church laws for conducting a same-sex marriage ceremony for his son -- an action the pastor said he would do again because he believes he is called to extend God's love to all. ...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:54 PM
A day after convicting a Pennsylvania pastor of breaking church law by officiating at his son’s same-sex marriage, a Methodist jury suspended the Rev. Frank Schaefer for 30 days and told him he should surrender his credentials if he could not follow...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:14 PM
LEBANON, Pa. — It had been six years since the Rev. Frank Schaefer officiated at the wedding of his son, Tim, to another man — long enough that he rarely thought about the ceremony anymore.
Long enough that he didn't expect it to become an...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:04 PM
The 11th season of the Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center's cold-weather shelter program got underway last week and will continue through March 30 at alternating Howard County faith communities.
The shelter program is designed for people who cannot...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:06 PM
We predict that holiday fun and reindeer games will blanket the region in weeks ahead. So, here's a road map to help you navigate through the blizzard of mirth and the avalanche of good cheer.
May your bells forever jingle and your sleigh never get...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:15 PM
At 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, Pastor Elaine Cho of La Cañada United Methodist Church continues her series of sermons based on Jesus’ last words. Dr. Joel Green leads Adult Sunday school prior to the worship service, at 9 a.m. and an intercessory prayer...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Alvy Moore (Bucky) passed away at his home in Glendale on Feb. 27th, with his daughter and son by his side. He and his wife Lucille were long time residents of Glendale and active members of the community.
He was born in St. Joseph County, Missouri...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 9:27 AM
A United Methodist minister who was suspended for officiating at his son’s gay marriage said on Monday he will not voluntarily surrender his religious credentials even though he cannot uphold his church’s doctrines on issues relating to same-...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:41 PM
A United Methodist minister who was suspended for officiating at his son's same-sex marriage said Monday he would not voluntarily surrender his religious credentials even though he could not uphold his church's doctrines on issues relating to gay...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Eva A. Burton, a homemaker who was active in the United Methodist Church, died Dec. 16 of complications from a stroke at her daughter's home in Chestertown. She was 100.
The daughter of Luther Kilchenman Angel, a metallurgist, and Laura Kilchenman Angel,...
| May 13, 2011
| 12:44 PM
James Richard Honaker
‘Jim the Fisherman’, 84, longtime resident of Burbank California passed away Tuesday May 10th. Jim is survived by his wife Nola R Honaker, his son, John “Randy” Honaker of Bend Oregon, his daughter, Sheri...