Schism is a persistent topic in the United Methodist Church and this blog stands strongly opposed to institutional-level schism over LGBT inclusion. Here's our myriad of writings on the subject.


Doing Away with the Western #UMC?

Two recent efforts to eliminate the Western part of United Methodism have a common fear that the West has hit on something powerful for discipleship.

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The Nazarenes are running off their progressives. Is the #UMC next?

A guest post looking at the Church of the Nazarene’s expulsion of progressive ideas serves as a caution to the United Methodist Church. If we split or schism, the result may NOT be a more focused mission for both, but rather an empowered witchhunt to root out the next level of deviants on both sides.