God Is Responsive

Free Methodists believe that we must take seriously the fact that Scripture presents God as both knowing the future and sometimes changing his mind. Some readers of the Bible take these two descriptions to be contradictory. After all, they would say, how can God change his mind on the basis of something that happens at… Continue reading


By Dr. Denny Wayman An application of Experience and Reason in Caring for Persons with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Orientations and their families Free Methodist Study Commission on Doctrine The church’s care for persons who self-identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender1 is important to God. This paper attempts to provide Free Methodist pastors with guidance to… Continue reading

2011 Study Commission on Doctrine

The Study Commission on Doctrine (SCOD) for the 2007 through 2011 quadrennium is comprised of the following members: David Kendall, Chair; Linda Adams; David Bauer; Bruce Cromwell; Frank Kline, Secretary; Paul Livermore; Matthew Thomas; David Roller; and Denny Wayman. The SCOD holds face-to-face meetings once each year as needed, and met on the following dates:… Continue reading