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New conferences proposed in Way Forward plan
By Jim Patterson
Jan. 24, 2019 | NASHVILLE, Tenn. (UMNS)

Editor’s note: This is the first of a series of stories explaining the most prominent proposals coming before General Conference. The proposals will be discussed in alphabetical order.

The Connectional Conference Plan is the most thorough reorganization of The United Methodist Church under consideration at General Conference 2019. The special gathering of the denomination’s top legislative assembly will work to clarify whether LGBTQ people will be free to get married in the church and be eligible for ordination.  Read more