City sings for peace at Christmas

A congregation decides to move beyond the traditional carol singing and finds harmony in community.

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How to live well together

Five persons share their perspectives on bridging divides and fostering understanding.

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Building bridges with music

Joe Kye, self-proclaimed “immigrant musician,” plays his violin to celebrate diversity.

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Living together in the tension

Rev. Bill Haggard keeps the core mission of The United Methodist Church in focus.

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Living in the middle

Pastors of UM congregations with diverse views on homosexuality live with worry over possible break-up.

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The ‘beloved community’

A young adult missionary serving in Detroit reflects on the Civil Rights Movement … past and present.

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Celebrate today’s ‘Hidden Figures’

During Black History Month, Bishop Peggy Johnson notes “people who are hidden figures continue to abound in this world of ours.”

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Area’s Hispanic-Latino Committee decries hate

The Michigan Area Hispanic-Latino Committee calls churches to be safe welcoming places for all.

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Reframing Thanksgiving

This month’s Perspective on Hope invites readers to re-examine the romanticized history of Thanksgiving.

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Moving on after election day

An expert in conflict transformation offers tips to help us reconnect on a morning when many feel divided.

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