About General Conference

The General Conference 2020 Website will provide you with important news and updates concerning General Conference

The Advance Daily Christian Advocate (ADCA) contains the agenda, rules, delegate listings, petitions, reports from the general agencies/commissions and study committees, information for delegates, and codes of conduct for the General Conference. 

The official written languages of the General Conference for publication of the Advance edition include English, French, Kiswahili and Portuguese. Bound printed volumes of the ADCA may be purchased from Cokesbury.




General Conference Updates and Communication Resources

Postponement of General Conference 2020 News Release

Finance board get update on giving, reserves

General Conference dates

UM News Daily Digest subscription link

United Methodist News

Mississippi Annual Conference News Subscription

Council of Bishops Homepage

General Conference 101 is one of many communications resources that are being made available to you about General Conference. The purpose of General Conference 101 is to provide clarity on what exactly General Conference is, why we have General Conference and how what happens at General Conference impacts your local church. The four-part series walks you through the beginning of General Conference being bathed in worship, through how legislative items make their way through committees and to the plenary floor for final voting.


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