http://www.umcgc.org Early each day at General Conference in Portland, Oregon, Candler School of Theology’s Associate Dean of Methodist Studies Dr. Anne Burkholder convenes a group of seminary students. The purpose of the briefings is to offer access to General Conference leaders and to engage these future church leaders.
The United Methodist Church’s top legislative body will meet at the Oregon Convention Center, the largest convention center in the Pacific Northwest, on May 10-20, 2016.
General Conference is the top policy-making body of The United Methodist Church which meets once every four years. The conference can revise church law, as well as adopt resolutions on current moral, social, public policy and economic issues. It also approves plans and budgets for church-wide programs.
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