About General Conference 2019

The Council of Bishops has called a Special Session of the General Conference of The United Methodist Church to be held February 23-26, 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri. 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.

You Can Find Many More Resources About GC19 on our shared “Greater Northwest Episcopal Area” Website.

Statement from the Alaska GC2019 Delegation

Alaska Delegation
left to right: Jim LaBau, Carlo Rapanut, Fran Lynch, Linda Haynes, Dan Wilcox, Jo Anne Hayden, Lisa Talbott, Bennie Grace Nabua, Jim Doepken, Kelly Marciales, Lonnie Brooks
A Statement from the Alaska Conference Delegation to the 2019 General Conference Special Called Session