Commission on a way forward
Ask The UMC: What Happened at General Conference?
Amid growing concerns for the denomination’s future, the 2016 General Conference authorized the formation of a commission to deal with church teachings on homosexuality and find ways to help the church stay together. The Commission on a Way Forward submitted proposals that were considered by the delegates at the 2019 special called General Conference.
Plan approved for GC2019 decision-making
The Commission on General Conference has decided on a process to help delegates do the legislative work together.