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SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2019
Photo courtesy St. Louis CVB

Delegates' vote sets legislative priorities

Petitions addressing pensions and the Traditional Plan topped the list of priorities for what General Conference delegates will work on in their legislative committee reconvening on February 25. 

On Sunday afternoon a key vote was taken by the 864 delegates. By 56 votes, the Traditional Plan topped the One Church Plan, supported by a majority of the bishops.  READ MORE

The Rev. Gary Graves reads the results of the poll of legislative priorities among the delegtes to the Special Session.

Staying connected in The Dome

In today’s blog from The Dome in St Louis, the Rev. John Harnish addresses the issues of separation and segregation presented by the 2019 venue for General Conference.

For every good reason, the United Methodist General Conference and our hosts in the American Center in St. Louis have gone to great lengths to assure proper security for the thousands of delegates and observers who gather for these four days. READ MORE.

General Conference Observer Judy Coffee of Traverse City is searched entering the Dome at America's Center in St. Louis, MO. Security is extremely tight at the plenary hall for General Conference.
Clergy alternates Rev. John Boley and Rev. Matt Hook embrace worship at General Conference 2019.

Michigan delegates feel Spirit's power

"Come Holy Spirit" was a theme shared often in presentations made during Sunday's proceedings in The Dome. 

Delegates and observers from The Michigan Conference experienced the Holy Spirit's presence in a variety of ways. CLICK HERE.

Tomorrow

  •   9:00 AM EST Opening Plenary Worship Service
  •   9:20 AM EST  Morning Session 
  •   2:30 PM EST  Afternoon Session 
  •   7:30 PM EST  Adjournment
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