“My charge to you is ‘Go, therefore…!’ Go to where the wounds are because that is where Jesus went and that is what Jesus did.”
Members of the Minneapolis Host Committee were in Portland observing and volunteering so they're prepared to host General Conference in four years.
The bishops will create a commission that will examine human sexuality issues and may call a special two- to three-day gathering in 2018 or 2019.
News, feature stories, videos, and Minnesota delegate reflections from all 10 days of the denominational gathering in Portland, Oregon.
For clergy moving to new appointments or retiring.
Clergy will come together to process actions taken at General Conference.
Tuesday through Thursday - Not only the dates are different!
Using the STORM Camp model, youth who have completed grades 7-12 will engage in hands-on mission projects in and around St. Cloud and participate in several key...
I leave with hope! God is clearly calling new leaders for a new time, and I am so blessed to be a part of the new thing God is doing.
We are not all of one mind on many issues. These divides can make life as a church hard. But I'm reminded that we are at our best when we join together.
The Holy Spirit wedges itself between the "if" and the "then." An eternal, timeless God cannot be bound by those fearfully short-term and future-oriented words.
Let's witness to our world that people from different places, histories, cultures can be one in heart and ministry, even as we're beautiful in our diversity.
Our local contexts vary greatly...I believe that part of the solution will be to regionalize some decision-making.
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