General Conference 2020
(From right) David Valera, Patrick Scriven, Greg Nelson, the Rev. Karen Nelson and Linda Rhodes work in the newsroom at the 2012 United Methodist General Conference in Tampa, Fla. A UMNS photo by Kathleen Barry.

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  Photo by Mike DuBose, UM News.  Voting machines used at the 2019 United Methodist General Conference in St. Louis.
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General Conference 2020

UMC bishops agree to ask Judicial Council to review Special Session votes

The Council of Bishops is asking the Judicial Council to rule on implications of the invalid votes during the 2019 Special Session of General Conference.

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  Diane Degnan, United Methodist Communications  Commission chair Kim Simpson confers with the Rev. Gary Graves, secretary of the General Conference, at a Commission meeting in Lexington, Ky.
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General Conference 2020

Plans for 2020 General Conference nearing completion

‘…and know that I am God” will be the theme for General Conference 2020. The Commission on the General Conference selected it while finalizing plans for the assembly.

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