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GC 2012 blog—Restructuring the restructuring

The plan to restructure the general church is undergoing, well, restructuring. Jay Brim of the Connectional Table—shown in conversation with North Georgia lay delegate Joe Whittemore (left)—said this morning that the Interim Operations Team proposal for creating a 15-person board to oversee program agencies of the church is now dead. He said Bishop Greg Palmer, […]

Sam Hodges, UMR’s managing editor, reports live from Tampa:

The weather is good, and the crowd is beginning to form for General Conference 2012, though the event doesn’t officially begin until 4 p.m. tomorrow with opening worship. Late yesterday afternoon I caught up with the Rev. Alan Morrison, business manager for GC, before he met with UMCOM workers at the Tampa Convention Center. Asked […]