“For Africa to have more delegates to the General Conference is something we have to celebrate,” said Mr. Muyombo, president of Kamina Methodist University in the Democratic Republic of Congo. “To me, it’s a matter of celebration that we are indeed a global family and that the church has done well in terms of mission.”
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Possible steps after General Conference delay
A global pandemic has postponed General Conference, but the former Judicial Council president argues there is still work that cannot wait a year.
Updated: Looking at new General Conference dates
General Conference organizers met in closed session to explore when they could reschedule the lawmaking assembly after the coronavirus-compelled delay.