In Monday morning action the General Conference turned town a proposal to create a position that had become known as a “set-aside” Bishop. Approval would have given the president of the Council of Bishops an opportunity to devote full-time attention to that leadership position without an annual conference assignment and responsibilities.
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Mission and Ministry
Rediscovering Native American-Methodist heritage
Historic and contemporary connections will come together during a Sept. 21 land transfer in Upper Sandusky, Ohio.
Gay daughter sent bishop back to Scriptures
The co-author of the popular Disciple Bible study writes about how learning his daughter is gay led him to examine Scriptures about homosexuality more closely.