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  • Manny is safe in Philippines, support UMCOR

    November 13th, 2013

    Manny Managuelod, a member of the General Commission on UM Men from Philippines, says the typhoon did not hit his home in Manilla. "The typhoon path was way-off our place," says Manny. "It's only on the south part of Philippines. It's good it did not cross the country vertically, it might have been a devastating experience to the entire country." Manny… read more

  • In Memoriam - Wardell Boyd

    October 31st, 2013

    HAZEL CREST, Ill.––Wardell Boyd, prayer advocate for Northern Illinois Conference, died Oct. 28. “Brother Boyd was a rock of a man,” said Steve Nailor, president of Northern Illinois Conference UM Men. “His love for the church and men's work goes beyond what I could ever begin to explain. Wardell has been a friend and… read more

  • In Memoriam-- Douglas B. Nicholson

    September 9th, 2013

    LAKE RONKONKOMA, N.Y.––Douglas Nicholson, 72, former president of New York Conference United Methodist Men, died July 12. Doug served for 32 years as a member of the New York Conference UM Men. “He was a great leader who exemplified vision, character, competence, commitment and care,” said Royston Bailey, current president … read more

  • Transformation is possible –– Bishop James Swanson

    July 16th, 2013

    Bishop James Swanson prays over Communion elements during the National Gathering of United Methodist Men NASHVILE, Tenn.–– “Peter shows us transformation is possible.” That’s what Bishop James Swanson told people attending the Saturday evening session of the July 12-14 National Gathering of United Methodist Men. Noting how… read more