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Wesleys Take the Web: Episode III

This is Episode III of a series which offers a modern animated version of the brothers who founded Methodism talking about some of the statistics and the spirit of what is now The United Methodist Church. We hope the clips will generate lots of conversations, whether with your confirmation class, new member class, Sunday school…

Wesleys Take the Web: Episode II

This is Episode II of a modern animated series which features the brothers who founded Methodism talking about some of the statistics and the spirit of what is now The United Methodist Church. We hope you will watch and share these clips, whether with your confirmation class, new member class, Sunday school group or in…

Wesleys Take the Web: Episode I

This is the first episode in a series of three short videos that offer a modern animated version of the brothers who founded Methodism talking about how the denomination started. We hope you will watch and share these clips, whether with your confirmation class, new member class, Sunday school group or in other settings. We’ve…

Animated Wesleys make Methodist history fun

How do you take the founders of Methodism, the original Bible Moths,  and make learning about them fun?  Make them animated! Animation has been used to convey complex ideas simply, and to address sensitive issues with audiences of all ages. Fran Coode Walsh, director of member communications at United Methodist Communications, discovered comic books featuring…

Garage Sale Results for 2018

Our 11th annual Garage Sale for Missions was a record breaking year.  This year’s proceeds raised the total amount donated to various missions programs from the Garage Sale program above the $100,000 threshold.  The 2018 sale was the second largest year in terms of sales proceeds. As always, thanks go out to many people .…