The Council of Bishops has agreed to a “covenant of presiding” on how they will oversee the work of General Conference 2019
Group’s leaders cite biblical precepts, conclave’s purpose, and limited time as reasons for deferral.
Uniting Methodists, backers of the One Church Plan, offer their suggestions for how delegates should proceed through the Feb. 23-26 assembly on unity in St. Louis, Mo.
United Methodist Association of Retired Clergy plans to gather in Colorado for a post-mortem session on whatever happens at the special called 2019 General Conference in St. Louis, Mo.
The Council of Bishops will hold a day-long emphasis at the 2019 General Conference on praying to discern God’s will for The United Methodist Church.
Africa University continues to rank at top of general-church apportioned funds; some conferences increased their payouts.
University leaders say they believe the One Church Plan is the best way forward for The United Methodist Church.
A group of John Wesley Fellows – recognized for their academic scholarship about Methodism and its founder – announce they support the One Church Plan.
In advance of the 2019 General Conference, the Council of Bishops issues a pastoral letter to the global LGBTQ community.
Glide Memorial UMC asserts it will “protect organization, assets and vital social service programs from UMC lawsuit.”