Delegates react to plan to defer human sexuality petitions
The decision to accept the report from the Council of Bishops to defer all votes on human sexuality was met with joy and trepidation.
GC2016: Oppose mascots that demean Native Americans
But resolution does not call on United Methodist agencies to move meetings as protest.
29 new missionaries commissioned at General Conference
For the first time, a new missionary class was commissioned at church’s top legislative gathering.
Top court rules on Congo inquiry
Once a central conference meets for first time, the college of bishops cannot change its regular meeting dates or places.
GC2016: How much does the bishops’ plan cost?
Finance agency executive says church has the funds to cover the recommended commission and possible special General Conference.