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Music or dance ensembles sought for General Conference

United Methodist choirs and worship ensemble groups from around the world may now audition online for an invitation to perform at the 2016 General Conference.

Housing partner set for 2016 General Conference

Nashville, Tenn. — The Commission on General Conference has selected Connections Housing as the official accommodations partner for the 2016 General Conference in Portland, Ore. and the 2020 General Conference in Minneapolis, Minn. Through this partnership with The United Methodist Church’s top legislative body, Connections Housing will manage all aspects of accommodations, including leading and […]

Worship Director named for 2016 General Conference

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Rev. Laura Jaquith Bartlett of Eagle Creek, Ore. has been named worship and music director for the 2016 United Methodist General Conference by the Commission on the General Conference. “Laura will coordinate the worship that focuses us for the General Conference work of the global United Methodist Church,”said Sara Hotchkiss, business […]

GCFA board begins preparations for the 2017-2020 quadrennial budget process

Nashville, TN – During the quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors of the General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA), board members and staff met with agency general secretaries,  treasurers, and members of the Connectional Table to discuss the budgeting process for the 2017-2020 quadrennium. The joint budget team has been working since last […]