General Conference 2004: General Agency Reports, Proposals & Petitions

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Reports & petitions by general agency

The general agencies of the church submit reports of their work during the current quadrennium, as well as reporting on proposed new initiatives. If a general agency report is available online, a link to it is listed below.

General agencies may also submit petitions for considering by the General Conference. Links to petitions submitted by a general agency are listed below. (If a report proposes a new initiative, a petition related to that proposal is also submitted.)

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Patricia L. Miller is executive director of the United Methodist Confessing Movement and also served on the Commission on a Way Forward. She submitted the legislation for the Connectional Conference Plan to General Conference. Miller spoke with UM News as part of “Seeing a Way Forward,” a video series featuring different perspectives of church leaders on the work of the Commission on a Way Forward.

Seeing a Way Forward: Patricia L. Miller

Patricia L. Miller submitted the legislation for the Connectional Conference Plan to General Conference. She explains why it’s meant to provide the “most space between theological differences” while maintaining unity.
Local Church
Exterior of Glide Memorial United Methodist Church in San Francisco. Photo courtesy of Google street view.

Conference, bishop sue for control of Glide

California-Nevada Conference says legal action is necessary to take back San Francisco's Glide Memorial United Methodist Church from foundation board.

Daily Digest - December 12, 2018

Little interest for Connectional Conference Plan; Does Christmas have pagan roots?; Prisoners pray for churches

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