Overwhelming Support From The Community Helps Save 165-Year-Old Methodist Church In Bay ShoreSome prayers have been answered, thanks to a little faith in fundraising. A historic church with a tiny congregation in desperate need of repairs is getting help from anonymous donors.
Methodist Bishop Drops Trial Against Conn. Pastor Who Officiated At Son's Gay WeddingBishop Martin McLee, who announced the decision, called on church officials to stop prosecuting other pastors for marrying same-sex couples. McLee leads the church's New York district.
Methodist Pastor To Be Tried For Officiating Son's Gay WeddingA spokeswoman for the Rev. Thomas Ogletree says he'll be tried March 10 in Connecticut for violating the prohibition against officiating at gay weddings. Some clergy complained after his son's wedding announcement appeared in The New York Times.
2 Men Rescued In Dramatic Crane Rescue Atop New Jersey ChurchPolice were able to use another larger crane to pull the men back to safety in what was described as an "incredibly daring and dangerous rescue."