The General Conference Commission chair recently outlined the issues facing organizers of the United Methodist Church’s 2021 legislative assembly.
Availability of vaccines, internet connection, and visas are all some of the unknowns that continue to complicate the plan for the General Conference set to convene eight months from now.
The United Methodist Church has changed its Constitution to affirm equality and assert that women are not second class citizens in the family of God.
Issues before the 2020 General Conference in Minneapolis have a history dating back to the 1972 General Conference in Atlanta. Click here for an interactive timeline.
Rulings by Judicial Council on actions of the 2019 General Conference have some church members celebrating and some moving on.
The United Methodist Church has been called to a season of prayer and respectful conversation.
The Commission on the Way Forward is relying on the Spirit’s gifts.
As required by the Judicial Council, two bishops have ruled on questions stemming from issues around gay ordination.
Bishops ‘rulings on resolutions regarding human sexuality go on to the Judicial Council.
The election of Bishop Karen Oliveto will be on the spring docket of the UMC’s Judicial Council.