President Kuan and Others Respond to UMC GC2019

Last month, President Kuan, 863 other delegates, and about 2500 visitors gathered in St. Louis, MO for a special called session of the General Conference of The United Methodist Church. The purpose of the gathering was to forge a way forward for a divided church – specifically as related to the UMC’s LGBTQIA community. The [...]

2019-03-15T18:45:05+00:00March 15th, 2019|News|0 Comments

President Kuan Responds to UMC General Conference 2019

After four days in St. Louis, MO, as one of 864 delegates to The United Methodist Church’s special Session of the General Conference, I am angry and heartbroken by the decision of the body not only to continue its injustices toward our LGBTQIA community but also to strengthen the prohibitions and punishments for those clergypersons [...]

2019-03-04T18:09:22+00:00February 26th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Frank Rogers Keynote Speaker for UMC Bishop’s Convocation

Professor Frank Rogers was named the keynote speaker for the California-Pacific Conference’s Bishop’s Convocation September 11-13, 2018 at Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa. This is a continuing education event for Clergy of the Conference, and Dr. Rogers will be sharing from his latest book, Compassion in Practice: The Way of Jesus available from the [...]

2018-08-16T19:28:26+00:00August 16th, 2018|CST Happenings, News|0 Comments

CST Voyages with UMC Pacific Islanders National Caucus

CST Social Media Specialist, alumna (M.Div. ’14), and current D.Min. student Monalisa Siofele-Lolohea recently attended four gatherings of the Pacific Islander National Caucus of The United Methodist Church (PINCUM) in California, Hawaii, Utah, and Washington, D.C. Together these Pacific Islander partners, the Tongan-American Caucus, the Fijian-American Caucus, and the Samoan-American Caucus, make up the youngest [...]

2018-08-16T19:22:25+00:00August 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments