Feb. 23-26, 2019
St. Louis, Mo.

Day 4 Coverage

Delegate Reflection by Tim Crouch: We Are in Pain, But We Are a Resurrection People

Recap: Delegates Adopt Traditional Plan as GC Closes

From lay delegate to Associate Pastor: Youth on Harrison’s Side in Service to North Texas Conference


Day 3 Coverage

Delegate Reflection by Rev. Ron Henderson: My Sad Spirit Lifted By Colleagues’ Sacrifice, Friends’ Love

Recap: Results Mixed for Top Plans in Legislative Committee


Day 2 Coverage

Delegate Reflection by Gretchen Toler Debus: "May God Fill Us With Courage"

Recap: Bishop Calls for Unity, Offers Message from NTC Pastor


Day 1 Coverage

Delegate Reflection by Rev. Clayton Oliphint: Prayer, Worship Allows Us All to Remember, Reflect

Recap: Morning Meeting Sets Tone for NTC Delegation


Way Forward

The purpose will be to receive and act on a report from the Commission on a Way Forward based on the recommendations of the Council of Bishops. The 32-member Commission was authorized by General Conference 2016 and appointed by the Council of Bishops to examine paragraphs in The Book of Discipline concerning human sexuality and exploring options to strengthen the unity of the church.

Read the report in EnglishFrenchPortuguese and Swahili.



General Conference 2020 will take place May 5-15, 2020, at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis.