Why remembering MLK Jr. and the Beloved Community matters

Rev. Joe Kim shares a personal reflection on why remembering Martin Luther King, Jr. and his vision of the Beloved Community still matters. He offered this message by email this week to the people of Bothell United Methodist Church.

Dear Dr. King: The Legacy Continues to be Shaped

(Left) Statue of Martin Luther King, Jr. over the west entrance of Westminster Abbey (Church of England, Anglican Communion). Installed in 1998, sculpted by...

Dear Rev. Dr. King: How Do We Challenge Environmental Racism?

By the Rev. Katie Ladd | Photos by Kristina Gonzalez Note: This week, clergy and laity from the PNWUMC will be sharing letters in the...

Dear Dr. King: I Still Struggle for Freedom

A large group of African-American spectators stands on the banks of Buffalo Bayou to witness a baptism. Many umbrellas are present indicating an effort...

Bishop Woodie to MLK: “Martin, I still believe.”

Retired United Methodist Bishop Woodie W. White reflects on the national conversation on race in his annual "birthday letter" to the Rev. Martin Luther...

Dear Rev. Dr. King: A Letter from a White Bystander

  By the Rev. Richenda Fairhurst | Collage by Jesse N. Love* Note: This week, clergy and laity from the PNWUMC will be sharing letters in...

Bishop Woodie: A Letter to Martin Luther King Jr. – 2017

  By Bishop Woodie W. White | Montage photos courtesy of Mike DuBose, Maile Bradfield, et. al. This article was originally released through the Interpreter.  You...

Historic Civil Rights Voices Still Speak on Faith-Based Website

Visit soundtheology.com: "The historical religion programs in this collection came from the archives, library shelves, and back rooms of many organizations. Faith groups represented...

Dear Rev. King: I Have a Dream, Too.

(Left) The Hirano family, left to right, George, Hisa, and Yasbei. Colorado River Relocation Center, Poston, Arizona., 1942-1945 (Courtesy of The Department of the Interior,...

Dear Dr. King, who will be OUR VOICE?

Today, we celebrate the birthday of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.! Several writers and friends from the PNW have joined together to...