Some things never change. 2005 will mark the twentieth anniversary of my commencement from Asbury theological Seminary. As I readWesley Blog: A Word of Encouragement: 6 Reasons to Stay and Fight I see that little has changed, even after I left the UM clergy. There is still the abandon-it-or-fight-for-it question amongst those who still believe in John Wesley's vision and want to see the UMC restored to what Wesley had envisioned for the former Methodist Episcopal Church.
Unfortunately, Bro. Raynor's next post doesn't inspire much confidence. Read Poll Shows 27% of UM Pastors Have Biblical Worldview.