Rev. Cindy Patterson Appointed Board of Ministry Administrative Coordinator

Bishop Tracy S. Malone appointed the Rev. Cindy Patterson as Board of Ministry Administrative Coordinator, effective January 1, 2019. The part-time, 20-hours per week Board of Ministry Administrative Coordinator position was created by an action of Annual Conference 2018 that did not increase the apportioned budget.  Patterson will partner with the Board of Ministry to [...]

Ebony Bishops’ Statement on Racism

Ebony Bishops’ Statement to the Council of Bishops and the People Called United Methodists on the Resurgence of Racism in the United States Adopted by Council of Bishops on November 6, 2018 “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me,       because he has anointed me      to bring good news to the [...]

Judicial Council Decision Announced

A Special Session of the General Conference has been called for February 23-26, 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri to receive and act upon a report from the Commission on a Way Forward and recommendations of the Council of Bishops. To assist delegates with the preparations for the Special Session, the Council of Bishops asked the [...]