The denomination’s Connectional Table proposes major legislation with the goals of easing the burden of U.S. business on General Conference, and giving U.S. churches parity with those in central conferences.
As conversations happen across The United Methodist Church about possible splits, the Connectional Table wants a place at the table.
The Rev. Kennetha J. Bigham-Tsai will be at GC2019 as a leader of the Connectional Table and a clergy delegate of The Michigan Conference.
UMC general agencies are looking at what a planned budget cut of more than 20% will mean for their work, their staff and the people they serve.
The third in a four-part series. The special session of the General Conference convenes in St. Louis, Missouri February 23-26, 2019. Here’s how one Michigan delegate is preparing her spirit.
During this season of change, this 2018 State of the Church report shows that “the mission is yet alive.”
The Connectional Table considers a new structure that would allow the denomination to address matters that deal exclusively with United Methodists in the U.S.
The Rev. Kennetha Bigham-Tsai serves as the chief connectional officer for The UMC. Listen to her speak about our purpose.
The Connectional Table and the Council of Bishops designate December 3 for one-time Special Offering.
The Connectional Table focused its attention on vital congregations and worldwide nature of the Church.