Rev. Dr. Richard E. Hamilton, Pastor and Community Leader, Dies at 93

On February 22, 2021, Rev. Dr. Richard E. (Dick) Hamilton, minister and renowned community leader, died at the age of 93. Hamilton served the United Methodist Church for 43 years as a pastor and district superintendent, retiring in 1997 after serving 23 years as pastor of North United Methodist Church in Indianapolis. Members of the […]

Prof. Lindeman Allen Writes about the Fluidity of Family in the New Testament

Prof. Amy Lindeman Allen wrote a recent article for theĀ Political Theology Network‘s ongoing series “Politics of Scripture” on the Gospel of Mark and its portrayal of the family. Exemplifying the rigorous and engaged scholarship of the CTS faculty, Lindeman Allen regularly writes on the intersection of New Testament studies, ethics, and modern culture. In particular, […]

PhD Student Rev. Lamar on the Call to Disrupt Oppression

Rev. William H. Lamar IV, current student in the PhD Program in African American Preaching and Sacred Rhetoric and pastor of Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C., wrote a timely article for Faith & Leadership on the limits of sentiment and the need for action in the fight against injustice and oppression. Metropolitan […]

Rev. Dr. In Suk Peebles Appointed District Superintendent

Rev. Dr. In Suk Hong Peebles (MDiv ’92, DMin ’21) has just been appointed by United Methodist Bishop Julius Trimble to Superintendent of the Southeast District of the Indiana United Methodist Church, the next step in a long and dedicated service to the church. Peebles grew up in Korea, the daughter of Presbyterian parents, whose […]