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Race and Culture Stories


July 23, 2021

Planning Worship to Unify the Body

By Nikki Lerner Worship music can be one of the most divisive or unifying tools in the church today. It amazes me how many conversations I have had with fellow worship leaders and pastors centering around the subject of...

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February 01, 2021

Celebrating Black Missouri Conference Leaders

We’re celebrating a few of Black leaders who were important to Missouri United Methodist History. Rev. Dr. John Doggett Rev. Dr. John Doggett answered his call to ministry on the west coast, where he started a ...

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January 20, 2021

Black Genius School: Learning At Home

By Lauren Miers Parents of school-aged children know keeping kids motivated to continue their online distance learning schoolwork is difficult. Rev. Charity Goodwin and her sister Tramaine Williams encouraged their ...

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December 20, 2020

Open Door Food Pantry Video Story

Hear how University UMC in University City, Missouri, is reaching out and empowering its neighbors through the Open Door Food pantry.

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December 20, 2020

REV (Register Educate Vote) in St. Louis

One St. Louis church set out to make sure Black community members made their voices heard through voting education.  

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December 20, 2020

The Ebb and Flow of Refugees

Della Lamb prepares to welcome new neighbors.

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December 20, 2020

Unity UMC Micro-Loan Program

Hear how Unity UMC is building bridges in and impacting its community through a micro-loan program.  

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