Our Story

We are more than buildings. We are more than those in worship. We are more than the issues that divide us. We are more.

These are stories of everyday Christians and leaders within the United Methodist Church, who believe that sharing their stories bears witness to Christ’s presence at work in the world. These inspirational stories help foster the gift of community and reveal the role of the Church in putting faith and love into action. Join us in sharing your story and proclaim that We Are More.

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We hope #WeAreMore inspires you to share your own faith-based journey. Show us how the Holy Spirit is transforming your life or the lives of others. Send us your video, podcast or blog.

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Share Your Story

We hope #WeAreMore inspires you to share your own faith-based journey. Show us how the Holy Spirit is transforming your life or the lives of others. Send us your video, podcast or blog.

SHARE
Featured Stories
Shared Stories
Featured Stories
Shared Stories
General Conference
Step behind the curtain to see what #WeAreMore means

UMC General Conference attendees step inside the booth to share what “We Are More” means to them.  Hear their individual perspectives united as one body under the Kingdom of God.

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General Conference
Step behind the curtain to see what#WeAreMore means

UMC General Conference attendees step inside the booth to share what “We Are More” means to them.  Hear their individual perspectives united as one body under the Kingdom of God.

Watch
General Conference
Step behind the
curtain to see what
#WeAreMore means

UMC General Conference attendees step inside the booth to share what “We Are More” means to them.  Hear their individual perspectives united as one body under the Kingdom of God.

Watch
Podcasts

Music to Ministry David Kim

David Kim has long relied upon his creativity as a licensed architect.  That same creative spirit is now fueling a new vocational passion.  Hear his life and career-altering journey, all in the name of Jesus

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Surviving the Odds Lori Downing

Lori Downing turned the tragic and unexpected loss of a church friend into a worthy cause rooted in remembrance and awareness. Hear how her faith in God is leading a team effort of giving back through fellowship and praise.

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Caitlin & Drew Kastner

Caitlin and Drew Kastner both knew they wanted more out of life. A chance meeting, perhaps by divine intervention, brought them together to follow a calling of global missions as husband and wife.

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Blog Stories
Reaching out even when the waters are rising
Reaching out even when the waters are rising

The flooding from heavy rainfalls that began last week has claimed at least seven lives in Louisiana, and prompted the rescue of more than 20,000...

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Striving for Unity
Striving for Unity

Nathan and Meredith Hopping came to pastor Harmony Church in June of 2014. In actuality Nate was appointed but as Meredith says, “We’ve always...

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Praying for Peace
Praying for Peace

On Wednesday, July 6th, over 30 United Methodist pastors from the Baton Rouge area gathered downtown for a prayer vigil in the wake of Alton...

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Blog Stories
Reaching out even when the waters are rising
Reaching out even when the waters are rising

The flooding from heavy rainfalls that began last week has claimed at least seven lives in Louisiana, and prompted the rescue of more than 20,000...

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