General Conference 2020
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Members of the Mediation Team. Courtesy of Council of Bishops. 2020.
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General Conference 2020

Traditionalists, progressives, centrists, bishops sign agreement aimed at separation

Representatives from traditionalist, progressive and centrist United Methodist advocacy groups and bishops are supporting a proposed agreement for the separation of The United Methodist Church.

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General Conference 2020: Proposed plans

Find links to the major proposals for the reorganization of The United Methodist Church to be considered by General Conference delegates at its upcoming meeting May 5-15, 2020 in Minneapolis.

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The caption for the attached photo is: Bishop Kenneth H. Carter gives the sermon and benediction during opening worship for the 2019 United Methodist General Conference in St. Louis. Photo by Kathleen Barry, UMNS.
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United Methodist News Hosts Pre-General Conference Briefing

The Jan. 23-24 briefing aims to help delegates, communicators, agency and annual conference staff prepare for General Conference on May 5-15, 2020.

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The opening day of the special session of the 2019 General Conference of The United Methodist Church.

2020 Pre-General Conference Briefing

Learn about the informational event designed to help delegates and communicators prepare for General Conference. Read More

Delegates Jorge Lockward and the Rev. Beth Ann Cook embrace during the closing moments of the 2019 United Methodist General Conference in St. Louis. The two had previously spoken on opposite sides in a debate over possible church exit plans. U.S. conferences are calculating how much a church must pay if it leaves under legislation General Conference approved. File photo by Mike DuBose, UM News.

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Delegate Gail Douglas-Boykin from the New York Conference speaks during the 2019 United Methodist General Conference in St. Louis on Feb. 25. Photo by Paul Jeffrey, UMNS.

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