Love Among Methodist Leaders Sending Birthday Wishes to Mandela
Among those UMC leaders was Candler Dean Jan Love, who noted how well Mandela’s humility and resourcefulness have served humanity.
“His political acumen, personal discipline and perseverance against entrenched oppressive systems and overwhelming odds have few equals anywhere,” Love said to United Methodist News Service reporter Linda Bloom. “He helped others around him rise to their greatest potential and highest ethical standards.”
To read Bloom’s full story on Mandela and how Methodism helped guide his life, click the link. bit.ly/12XGF1h