Tag: Leadership

Holston WCA Leadership

The Holston Wesleyan Covenant Association’s board of directors has announced some leadership changes. The Rev. Chuck Griffin, previously the board’s vice-chair, now serves as the board’s chair. Delisa Hammons, a lay member of the board of directors, assumes the role of vice-chair. Both Griffin… Continue Reading “Holston WCA Leadership”

Is Orthodoxy Optional?

By Rowland S. Buck Do United Methodists believe that orthodoxy is optional? Is it a core value of ours, in spite of our clearly defined doctrinal standards, that it is okay to believe whatever you want or need to believe about the Bible, God,… Continue Reading “Is Orthodoxy Optional?”

The Critical Role of the Laity

This is a simple plea. Laity, step up and be counted. Methodism, like any properly structured collection of Christians, traditionally has emphasized the leadership of spiritually mature, scripturally astute lay people. Clergy have an important role, too, but these professionals have failed in their… Continue Reading “The Critical Role of the Laity”