Community at prayer

Bishop David A. Bard calls for a deepened commitment to love and justice.

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Michigan week of prayer

The Michigan Area joins The United Methodist Church praying forward August 6-12, 2017.

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Caring for covenants

Bishop David Bard reflects upon covenants in the context of the easy-living of summer.

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A joyful journey

Selections on his ipod stir spiritual reflections for Bishop David A. Bard.

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Preachers feed the crowd

The 2017 Annual Conference heard “an abundance of sermons on abundance.”

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Let it grow

In June’s edition of “A Joyful Journey,” Bishop David Bard reflects on church growth.

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Let’s be the church

In wake of recent┬ájudicial rulings, Bishop David Bard keeps the focus on God’s amazing love.

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A Joyful Journey

Tips on filling the ‘suitcase of the heart’ as members pack for Annual Conference.

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The Joyful Journey

As the calendar turns, Bishop Bard looks forward to a joyful and fruitful journey in the New Year.

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The Joyful Journey

Bishop David Bard invites us to ‘bend low’ this Advent in order to listen to our neighbors.

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