A Joyful Journey

In his November blog, Bishop David Bard remains profoundly grateful even though the “difficulties before us as a country, as a world, and as a United Methodist Church, are real” …

A Joyful Journey

Bishop David A. Bard talks about the kind of generosity that begins with the lavish love of God, not with our wallets, check books or credit cards … If you have not already heard, The United Methodist Church, at its last General Conference in 2016, added a continuing education and evaluation requirement for clergy. “Every… Continue Reading A Joyful Journey

A Joyful Journey

At mid-year 2018, Bishop David Bard does some looking backward and looking forward …

A Joyful Journey

In this edition of A Joyful Journey, Bishop David Bard shares a Lenten love story.

A Joyful Journey

As a new year begins, Bishop David Bard reflects on God’s transforming love for a newer world.

A Joyful Journey

In this month’s blog, “Open a little wider,” Bishop David Bard talks about the nature of being human.

A Joyful Journey

Bishop Bard reflects on his cultural pilgrimage to South Korea in this month’s Joyful Journey.

A Joyful Journey

In this month’s blog, Bishop Bard discusses challenges and blessings of loving the church.

A Joyful Journey

In this September blog, Bishop David Bard explores the relationship of Church and Politics.

A Joyful Journey

Bishop David Bard reflects upon covenants in the context of the easy-living of summer.