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General Conference 2019 (Special Session)

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The Council of Bishops has called a Special Session of the General Conference of The United Methodist Church to be held February 23-26, 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri. The purpose will be to receive and act on a report from the Commission on a Way Forward based on the recommendations of the Council of Bishops. The 32-member Commission was authorized by General Conference 2016 and appointed by the Council of Bishops to examine paragraphs in The Book of Discipline concerning human sexuality and exploring options to strengthen the unity of the church.
 

News & Info
Feb 26
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 At the 2019 Special Called Session of the General Conference, Rev. Donna Pritchard, chair of the Western Jurisdiction ...
Feb 26
After hours of delaying tactics by opponents, the United Methodist General Conference 2019 delegates passed The Traditional Plan 438 to 384. A ...
Feb 26
As the special session of the 2019 General Conference comes to its conclusion, compassionate delegates take to the mic. View several speeches below. ...
Feb 26
JJ Warren: "No plan to separate us can unite us like God's love." During floor debate over the plans for a way forward, JJ Warren, Lay Delegate from ...
Feb 25
Alaska’s delegation to General Conference 2019 issued a statement endorsing the One Church Plan but acknowledges that the Alaska United Methodist ...
Feb 25
 Prioritization of the legislation created a work order for the legislative committee. With newly elected officers, they were able to begin their ...
Feb 24
Preaching Feb. 24, Council of Bishops President Kenneth H. Carter called on General Conference delegates to “watch and listen…and pray for the gift of...
Feb 24
As attendees of the special called General Conference arrived at The Dome at America’s Center in St. Louis, Missouri on Feb. 23, they were ...
Feb 24
By Vicki Lerdahl, Prescott UMC in the Desert Southwest Conference In October of 2016, I took family leave. I knew I had to step out of the pulpit to ...
Feb 24
In the Feb. 24 Nashville Tennessean they not only reviewed the work of the church the church, but looked at what delegates will be doing for ...
Feb 24
In this 2019 Called Special Session of General Conference, all petitions will be reviewed and voted upon in one legislative committee before ...

Photos
Feb 26
Photos by Charmaine Robledo, Director of Communications, Rocky Mountain Conference
Feb 25
Photos by Patrick Scriven
Feb 25
Photos by Patrick Scriven
Feb 24
Photos by Patrick Scriven
Feb 23
Photos by Charmaine Robledo, Director of Communications, Rocky Mountain Conference
Attached Files

Comparison Chart of Three Proposals for General Conference


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