Bishop Rosemarie Wenner, President of the Council of Bishops, offered a pastoral statement from the Bishops as the Thursday afternoon session reconvened. (audio recorded from the floor of the Conference)
Commentary: A simple majority is a foundation of sand
A simple majority vote at General Conference provides an unstable basis for denominational unity.
Theology and Education
Commentary: The power of pencils in Cameroon
United Methodist Women in Cameroon reach out to rural school students with much-needed school supplies as part of the One Child, One Pencil Project.
Commentary: Disciple-making requires truth-telling
A longtime church communicator expresses concern about the willingness of many church leaders to avoid truth-telling.