The Arkansas United Methodist is the twice-monthly newsletter of the Arkansas Conference that reaches more than 5,000 Arkansas Methodists across our state. Every other week, you’ll receive a newsletter in your inbox packed full of stories from around the Conference, and commentaries from the Bishop, the AUM Editor, clergy, laity and more!

Our goal is to bring hope and inspiration through stories of discipleship. Join us as we share the Good News!

5 Ways You Can Feed Your Community During Hunger Action Month

5 Ways You Can Feed Your Community During Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action Month. People all across the country are invited to stand with Feeding America and its network of food banks to fight hunger in our communities. Taking action against hunger is more important in 2020 than ever before. Early reports estimate...

Ordination Service Takes Place in Scaled Down, Online Version

Ordination Service Takes Place in Scaled Down, Online Version

This year's ordination service for full elders, associate, and provisional members of the Arkansas Annual Conference took place in a very scaled-down, but no less meaningful ceremony on Sunday, Aug. 30 at St. James United Methodist Church in Little Rock. Rather than a...

Be A Reconciler

Be A Reconciler

Do I behave differently than I otherwise would because I am a Christian who is being transformed from the inside-out by the grace of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ? This is an appropriate question. It’s also an uncomfortable question because it brings me...

Weathering the Unpredictable Storms of Life

Weathering the Unpredictable Storms of Life

A few months ago, my wife and I decided we needed to take a much-needed vacation somewhere out of state. With flying being out of the question, and not wanting to spend a full day of our vacation driving to a faraway beach, we decided on Galveston, Texas as our...