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Bishop's regional gathering on A Way Forward

posted Aug 1, 2018, 1:07 PM by Bowmansville UMC   [ updated Aug 18, 2018, 1:10 PM ]

Following the 2016 General Conference, the Commission on a Way Forward was formed to deliberate and help the General Conference address the issue of sexuality in The United Methodist Church. The Commission was made up of 32 individuals, including eight bishops, 13 other clergy members, and 11 lay members. They will present a report during a Special Session of the 2019 General Conference, which will be held February 23-26, 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri. Here to learn more about the mission, vision, and scope on the Commission on a Way Forward.

Bishop's Regional Gatherings On A Way Forward

This fall, Upper New York Area Resident Bishop Mark J. Webb is hosting six gatherings around the Conference in preparation for Special Session of General Conference to talk about the report of the Commission on a Way Forward for The United Methodist Church.

Meeting to be held on October 14, 2018  from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. at Clarence UMC,  10205 Greiner Rd Clarence 14031

1 Presentation of the plan and process of General Conference

2 Remembering our Mission

3 Worship and prayer