FAIRWAY, KS (KCTV) -- The Methodist Church could be heading for a split into two denominations following a vote of its governing body against LGBTQ inclusion. "It's very much about legitimacy, about who holds control, authority," Leslie Smith, teaches religious studies at Avila University, said.
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Questioning Fate Of Local Methodist Faith Community After LGBT Smackdown
An inconvenient fact, whilst church attendance is fading in the U.S. overall . . . Many report that more exclusionary churches are the only ones who are holding onto and gaining congregants in the long term despite rhetoric about "welcoming" that rarely holds up when talking doctrine. Read more: