Prepared by United Methodist News Service
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the president of
Johnson Sirleaf, who is a United Methodist, is scheduled to address the denomination’s top legislative body April 28. She accepted the invitation to speak in a Sept. 8 letter to L. Fitzgerald Reist II, secretary of the General Conference.
“As a strong and proud Methodist and in recognition of the work that The United Methodist Church has done in
Johnson Sirleaf also will accept the Bishop James K. and Eunice Mathews Bridge-Building Award from the United Methodist Commission on Christian Unity and Interreligious Concerns on April 29.