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  • In Memoriam - George D. Duvall

    July 17th, 2014

    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.––George D. Duvall, 66, a legacy builder and a life member of UM Men, died July 9. He served as lay leader and chaired the Staff-Parish Relations Committee of Community UMC. He also served on the Administrative Board, the Council of Ministries, and the Finance Committee. He represented the church as a member of the … read more

  • Daily devotions address post-traumatic-stress issues

    July 14th, 2014

    By Jim Jeffery Most of us are aware of post-traumatic stress in military combat veterans.  It can be very severe with just a single deployment to a war zone. Much less is written about post-traumatic stress in first responders. Dr. Robin Klein, a psychologist and retired police lieutenant, says first responders can’t go through a 20-30 … read more

  • Beneath the Tooth of Time

    July 10th, 2014

    By Jim Finley CIMARRON, N.M. –– Wow! Philmont –– awe inspiring, majestic, comforting, assuring, and the most magical place of scouting. At first glance the center seems the same as it was in the 1970s when I was here last. At that time, I was new to scouting and Philmont seemed necessary if I wanted to become an effective … read more

  • Office phone system down

    July 1st, 2014

    The office of the General Commission on United Methodist Men's phone system has had an unexpected outage. We are not sure how long they will be down, if you need immediate assistance please email the office (gcumm@gcumm.org).… read more