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Members of the Virginia delegation huddle to discuss possible next steps after the United Methodist Judicial Council ruled the proposed

Photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS.

Members of the Virginia delegation discuss possible next steps after the United Methodist Judicial Council ruled the proposed "Plan UMC" for church restructuring to be unconstitutional during 2012 United Methodist General Conference in Tampa, Florida.

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Delegates from around the connection gathered in Portland, Oregon, May 10-20, when the church’s top legislative body met for General Conference 2016.

United Methodist Communications provided resources for delegates from advice on blogging and pitching stories to downloadable resources like logos. Find ways to help you share your experience with your church and conference.

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Mike DuBose from United Methodist Communications and David Stucke of the Dakotas Annual Conference capture moments digitally during the 2016 United Methodist General Conference in Portland, Oregon. Photo by Kathleen Barry, United Methodist Communications.

Newsroom brings General Conference’s story to the world

When the church’s top legislative body met in May, United Methodist News Service provided comprehensive coverage of their work, ensuring stories were reported quickly, objectively and thoroughly. Read More

(From left) Laura Buchanan, Myca Alford, Jon Watson, Royya James and Poonam Patodia stand inside the exhibit booth for United Methodist Communications at the 2016 United Methodist General Conference in Portland, Oregon. Photo by Kathleen Barry, United Methodist Communications. Cropped from original.

General Conference Photos

Go behind the scenes of General Conference! United Methodist Communications has professional images from GC 2016 available for your church, annual conference or agency. Read More

Want to learn about General Conference 2016? We’ve got you covered!

United Methodist Communications has easy-to-use resources to help you understand General Conference and the issues facing the 2106 session. Here's a short list of links. Read More