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General Conference 2020

Welcome to the 2020 General Conference resource page. This page will be updated as new information/resources become available.

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Dates for General Conference 2020

May 5-15, 2020

Minneapolis, Minnesota USA

Visit the General Conference 2020 Welcome website for more information about attending, volunteering, etc.  

What is General Conference?

Have you ever wondered what the term General Conference means? Here is a definition from the glossary of What we Believe. General Conference defined


2016 Book of Discipline

The 2016 Book of Discipline


Meet Our General Conference Delegates

In February 2019 at the special called session of General Conference, five clergy members and five laity will represent the Kentucky Annual Conference as the church addresses the issue of human sexuality in The United Methodist Church.  Read More...

Petition Submissions

Petitions for consideration by the 2020 General Conference may be submitted to the Petitions Secretary now through September 18, 2019.

To learn more about how to submit a petition, go to http://www.umc.org/contact/2020-general-conference-petition

More Information

UMC.org and https://www.umnews.org/en/category/general-conference are continually posting articles and information related to General Conference 2020.