The Rev. Chris Ritter backs the Connectional Conferences Plan of the Way Forward Report because he thinks it offers a path to “United Methodism 2.0.”
GC2019 delegate Dave Nuckols, who served on the Way Forward commission, thinks it’s crucial to dispel misconceptions about the One Church Plan.
The Rev. Forbes Matonga of Zimbabwe looks at the Way Forward plans from an African perspective.
Manila Area Bishop Ciriaco Q. Francisco said that many of his church members are looking toward the upcoming called special General Conference with both fear and anticipation.
The Rev. Maxie Dunnam sponsors the “Modified Traditional” Plan headed to the 2019 General Conference.
The Rev. Kennetha Bigham-Tsai, chief connectional ministries officer for the Connectional Table, said that in the midst of anxiety over the future direction of The United Methodist Church, she continues to pray for unity.
Bishop Scott Jones weighed the characteristics of the three models put forth by the Commission on A Way Forward.
The Rev. Alex da Silva Souto and Karen G. Prudente explain why they support the alternative Simple Plan for a “way forward” for the UMC.
Confessing Movement executive director Patricia L. Miller submitted the legislation for the Connectional Conference Plan to General Conference.
The Rev. Tom Berlin, who submitted the One Church Plan legislation to General Conference, discusses various questions he’s been hearing about the plan and the commission’s process.