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General Conference 2019 Resources

October 17, 2018
Welcome to the 2019 General Conference resource page. This page will be updated as new information/resources become available.

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

How to reach your 2019 General Conference delegation
You can reach out to the Kentucky Annual Conference delegates to General Conference by email or by postal service mail. Reach the delegation.

Judicial Council
The United Methodist Church’s top court will play a key role as the denomination prepares for General Conference 2019. The council will meet October 23-26 and part of its docket will be to rule on the constitutionality of the three plans put forth by the Commission on a Way Forward. Learn about the council

Judicial Council Live Stream
The October 23-26 meeting of the Judicial Council in Zurich, Switzerland will be live streamed. The meeting and the stream will begin at 8:30 am Central European Summer Time, which is six hours ahead of Eastern Daylight Time. Watch live

Read the three plans
The 32-member Commission on a Way Forward brought forth three plans which will be legislated at the special called General Conference. Read the three reports

Video resources
Here are some video resources shared by the Commission on the Way Forward. Videos

Seeing a Way Forward
Seeing a Way Forward is a video series featuring different perspectives of church leaders on the work of the Commission on a Way Forward. So far the series consists of four videos.
Bishop Christian Alsted
Bishop Sandra Steiner Ball
Bishop Cynthia Fierro Harvey

Bishop John Yambasu

United Methodist Communications
Dan Krause, general secretary of United Methodist Communications, answers questions about giving communication support to General Conference 2019. The Q & A

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