Articles from Word in Time

Methodist Conference receives report on same-sex marriage

The Methodist Church has committed to a two year period of listening, reflecting and discernment following the legislation of same-sex marriage in England, Wales and Scotland earlier this year. A report exploring the issues around same-sex marriage was brought by a working party to the Methodist Conference meeting today in Birmingham.

Ebola outbreak in West Africa

Today (2 July) the World Health Organisation has called an emergency meeting of health officials from 11 West African nations to deal with the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the region. The Revd Musa Jamawa, former Secretary of the Methodist Conference of Sierra Leone and World Church Partnership Coordinator Olubuma Olayisade speak to Anna Drew about how Sierra Leone has been affected by the outbreak.

Please note: some may find the content of this interview upsetting.