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Message from Bishop Wallace-Padgett: Information Sessions about the protocol and other legislation


Dear Friends, Many questions are being asked across the UMC about the protocol that became public on January 3, 2020. Some of the questions are unanswerable until the actual protocol legislation becomes public in the near future. However, enough information was stated in the protocol to give people a sense of what could be ahead if a legislative version of it passes at the May 2020 General Conference. Some people are embracing the protocol concept with enthusiasm. Others are disappointed with ...

2020 Delegation Update: North Alabama delegates nominate Dr. Glenn Conner as candidate for Episcopal election

by: North Alabama Delegaton


From the 2020 North Alabama Conference Delegation:   After a time of discernment, our delegation, which will represent the North Alabama Annual Conference at the 2020 Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference, has voted to affirm the nomination of the Rev. Dr. Glenn D. Conner for election as a bishop of The United Methodist Church. The delegation, comprised of eight clergy delegates and eight laity delegates, as well as three lay alternates and three clergy alternates, voted by a large majority to ...

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