Longtime United Methodist leader Lonnie D. Brooks analyzes the “Way Forward” options outlined by the Council of Bishops. In this installment, Option 1 – Status Quo.
United Methodist layman Lonnie D. Brooks concludes his analysis of Way Forward options with a look at Option 3, which calls for separation.
United Methodist layman Lonnie D. Brooks traces the history of the proposed Option 2, previously presented by the Connectional Table at the 2016 General Conference.
The Commission on A Way Forward’s refusal to share news of its deliberations with the wider church shows a lack of that leadership that United Methodists deeply need now, says layman Lonnie D. Brooks.