Sarah Wilke, publisher of he Upper Room, shared a meditation about a man named Christian during the worship service on Wednesday morning, April 25, 2012. It began the day for the delegates to the General Conference of the United Methodist Church, meeting in Tampa, Florida.
Seeing a Way Forward: Bishop Bruce Ough
Dakotas-Minnesota Area Bishop Bruce Ough was president of the Council of Bishops during the 2016 General Conference that authorized the Commission on a Way Forward. He discusses the commission’s work and his hopes for the upcoming special 2019 General Conference.
Commentary: Evaluating the GC2019 organizational plan
A reserve lay delegate praises some of the organizational plan for the special General Conference 2019, but raises concerns about other points, including selection of committee officers.