Stephen Rankin marks his 25th year in ordained ministry with a post calling the United Methodist Church to repentance and renewal.
Now it’s time to do some hard theological and moral work. We must figure out what, if anything, unifies us United Methodists. Unity for the sake of unity means nothing. It is a waste of time. Unity for the sake of faithfulness to the Triune God and the missio Dei: that is why unity matters.
Read his thoughts here.