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About UMC

General Conference

The 2019 special session of General Conference happened Feb. 23-26 in St. Louis, Missouri. Twelve delegates, plus four alternates, represented Holston Conference.

The Traditional Plan was adopted by a vote of 438 to 384. Parts of the plan have been ruled unconstitutional and will be reviewed by the Judicial Council in April 2019.

GC2019 follow-up

Watch: Kim Goddard's Address to Annual Conference 2019

Read UMC official statements

Read Council of Bishops letter

Read UMNS story: GC maps uncertain way forward

Read The Call's follow-up

March 3 debriefing video

Download  MP4 | WMV

For the media

> Resources, contact info


How to follow General Conference

> Read

> Watch UMC live stream

> See related Holston videos 


For more information

Holston delegation page page

United Methodist News Service

> The Call articles



> 3/3 @3: March 3 briefings in each district

> UMC Prays

> Email Holston delegation

> The Movement Continues


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

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