For a very helpful and current discussion about the various plans submitted for deliberation at the Special General Conference, please see this 96 minute long video of a panel discussion among the spokespeople promoting the plans: https://www.umnews.org/en/news/perspectives-on-a-way-forward
Overview information about Special General Conference: https://www.sgaumc.org/specialsessionoverview
Questions and Answers about Special General Conference:
If you would like to follow along with all the proceedings, the United Methodist Church will be streaming live (that is, you may watch the proceedings on your computer at home) at this site:
On Wednesday, February 20th, at 4:30pm we gathered in the sanctuary for a time of prayer and reflection on our denomination, the delegates attending the General Conference, and Mulberry Street UMC.
On March 9th, all United Methodists in South Georgia are invited to the University of Georgia
Conference Center in Tifton, GA, where Bishop Lawson Bryan will convene a post-General Conference information session. In this gathering, Bishop Bryan, the Cabinet, and our delegation to Special General Conference, will provide information about how the decisions at the General Conference will affect our conference, districts, and local churches. If you are interested in attending, please call the church office.
On March 13th, at the 5:30pm Wednesday Night Supper, your pastors and delegates to Annual
Conference will be providing an informational meeting regarding the Special Conference and the Bishop’s Informational Meeting. That session will begin at 6:15pm if you don’t plan to eat with us.