Guest Speaker

William Henry Willimon An elder in the United Methodist Church, Will Willimon served as the dean of Duke Chapel and Professor of Christian Ministry at Duke University for 20 years. He returned to Duke after serving as the UMC Bishop of the North Alabama Conference from 2004 to 2012. Willimon is the author of 60 […]

GC – Agenda

Detailed Agenda – PDF Abbreviated – version below Friday, May 16   3:00 – 6:30 pm Registration 4:30 – 5:30 pm Newcomer Orientation 7:00 – 8:15 pm Worship & Dr. Will Willimon Saturday, May 17   8:00 – 8:30 am Worship/Prayer 8:30 – 9:15 am Word: Dr. Will Willimon 1:00 – 1:45 pm Worship & […]

GC – main

We have everything we need?! Thoughts on the theme – taken from 2 Peter 1:3 His divine poiwer has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness.     When 2014 General ConferenceMay 16-19, 2014     Where Toronto Airport […]

General Conference

On August 6, 1990 the Canadian General Conference was inaugurated and the evangelical vision of historic Methodism was reaffirmed – to preach the Gospel to the lost, to raise up congregations of deeply committed Christians, to call believers to lives of holiness and devoted service to others. The general conference as a governing body exists […]

Role of the Local Church Delegate

VIDEO: Bishop Keith Elford on the Role of the Delegate http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jaS5MTjGKZk{/youtube} http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yjpcBtlyFig{/youtube} Why delegates? Grassroots explanation – to open PDF click here Here is a checklist of the responsibilities of the delegates A. The delegates as liaison with the Conference: Provide feedback to the FMCIC on the state of the local church. On behalf of the […]

Delegates to Conference

This information is taken from The Manual – paragraph 320.3 3.1 The delegates serve a number of functions. They serve as the ongoing liaison between the local church and the conference and its national leadership team. They will also serve on the Pastoral Leadership Task Force if the local church enters into a pastoral transition […]