“Ecclesiastical Disobedience:” A Letter to The Daily Camera’s Open Forum on Behalf of the Church Council of First United Methodist Church of Boulder

Ecclesiastical Disobedience Under the cloud of President Trump’s executive order that affirms the right to discriminate under the banner of “religious freedom”, we feel compelled to address the Camera article of April 25th about the United Methodist Judicial Council’s trial of Bishop Karen Oliveto which argued that her election violates church law. Since 1972 the […]

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Join Us for Our Reconciling Anniversary Celebration on Sunday, 3/6: Nineteen Years of Welcoming EVERYONE

On Sunday, March 6th, at our 10:30 am worship service, we will celebrate our 19th anniversary of becoming a United Methodist Reconciling Congregation. In honor of this very special day, our own Jean Hodges, National President of PFLAG and long-time member of our congregation, will be our guest preacher. Jean’s message is entitled “Emerging from […]

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Memorial Service for Jack Hodges Sunday, 9/7, at 4:00 PM

John H. “Jack” Hodges, a beloved member of our faith community, died on Tuesday, September 2, at 1:30 am. Jack was 85 years old. He died peacefully at home, surrounded by the love of family and friends. Jean, his wife of 59 years, was at Jack’s side when he passed away. A memorial service for […]

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