Methodist Church expels older members hoping to attract young followers
Grove United Methodist Church in Cottage Grove, Minnesota longs for an infusion of fresh blood. The church issued a memo that recommends parishioners “over 60” to stay away from the church for two years. After this period, they will be able to ask for a second permission to attend church.
“I pray for this church, getting through this age-discrimination thing,” said William Gackstetter, reports Twin Cities.
While the church is trying to rejuvenate the...