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23Feb
Special Day of Prayer Saturday, Feb 23 @ 9:00 AM
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Contemporary Worship Sunday, Feb 24 @ 8:30 AM
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Sunday School Sunday, Feb 24 @ 9:45 AM
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Traditional Worship Sunday, Feb 24 @ 11:00 AM


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Pray for the Special Session of the General Conference

Wesley Church's Plan for Praying for the General Conference - Saturday, Feb. 23

 

Saturday, February 23rd, from 9:00 AM until 3:30 PM. The Chapel will be available for prayer. The atrium will be open for groups to gather. Snacks and coffee will be available.
 

Special Day of Prayer Schedule of videos

9:00 AM — Information about the Day of Prayer
 
9:05 AM — Live Stream of Prayer at General Conference 
 
9:30 AM — Bishop Rev. Dr. Frank Beard’s presentation about A Way Forward proposals
 
11:00 AM — Organization Structure of our Connected United Methodist Church (slide only)
 
11:15 AM — Overview of Plans to 2019 General Conference (slide only)
 
11:30 AM — Information about the Day of Prayer (repeat)
 
11:35 AM — Live Stream of Prayer at General Conference
 
12:00 PM — Forum on The Future of The United Methodist Church (video 1)
 
12:30 PM — Information about the Day of Prayer (repeat)
 
12:35 PM — Bishop Rev. Dr. Frank Beard’s presentation about A Way Forward proposals (repeat)
 
2:00 PM — Forum on The Future of The United Methodist Church (video 2)
 
2:45 PM — Live Stream of Prayer at General Conference
 
3:00 PM — Overview of Plans to 2019 General Conference (slide only-repeat)

 

This will include information on the Way Forward proposals and explanations of each proposal.

 

We are praying for...

Special Session of the General Conference - February 2019

A Special Session of the General Conference of The United Methodist Church takes place 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 Commission was authorized to examine paragraphs in The Book of Discipline concerning human sexuality and to explore options to strengthen church unity. (website)

 

Praying Our Way Forward - the entire denomination is praying daily through the General Conference.

 

Video: The General Conference 2019 Briefing by IGRC Bishop Frank J. Beard. Held at Arthur UMC on 11.19.18. Link (Opens in new window) At the 3:32 point of the video Bishop Frank J. Beard begins his presentation.

 

General Conference 2019 Briefing from IGRC Communications on Vimeo.

One-page post from Bishop Frank Beard titled  WHY The One Church Model.

 

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