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Church leaders visit Sierra Leone disaster area

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United Methodist bishop prays for God to have mercy on Sierra Leone as he leads clergy group to visit two communities devastated by flooding and a mudslide.

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Hundreds dead, missing in Sierra Leone mudslides, flooding

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The numbers of dead and missing after torrential rains led to deadly mudslides is expected to rise as recovery efforts continue.

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Guam church prays for restraint on nuclear threat

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Although many on island are “unfazed” by nuclear threat, a “greater danger” arising from U.S.-North Korea confrontation is acknowledged.

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At Sunday worship, pastors decry racism

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After witnessing the white supremacy that led to deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, United Methodists across the U.S. spent Sunday proclaiming a different way in Christ.

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Prophetic speaking a given at MARCHA

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The church’s Hispanic/Latino caucus discusses Trump effect and celebrates 25th anniversary of the National Plan for Hispanic/Latino Ministry.

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Church shelters protesters amid deadly turmoil

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First United Methodist Church provides safe space for anti-racism protesters after turmoil around a white nationalist rally turns deadly.

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Louisiana needs flood-recovery volunteers

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A year after Louisiana's “1,000-year rain,” United Methodists are helping residents with home repairs and other support services.

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