Genesis 9:8-17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 8 Then God said to Noah and to his sons with him, 9 “As for me, I am establishing my covenant with you and your descendants after…

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The Transfiguration 2 Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and John, and led them up a high mountain apart, by themselves. And he was transfigured before them, 3 and…

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Isaiah 40:21-31 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 21 Have you not known? Have you not heard?     Has it not been told you from the beginning?     Have you not understood from the foundations…

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Mark 1:21-28 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The Man with an Unclean Spirit 21 They went to Capernaum; and when the Sabbath came, he entered the synagogue and taught. 22 They were astounded at…

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Jonah 3:1-5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Conversion of Nineveh 3 The word of the Lord came to Jonah a second time, saying, 2 “Get up, go to Nineveh, that great city, and proclaim to it…

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I have gotten some questions from church members about the uniqueness of the United Methodist Church’s rules, theology, history, doctrine, etc. compared with other Christian denominations. I think that we…

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