Methodist News


Here you’ll find links and information about other UMC organizations and updates from General Conference.


Click HERE to read a summary of the Judicial Council decision 79922.

Read a review by former president of Judicial Council,
William B. Lawrence, HERE.


Click HERE to read a summary of the petitions that were supported
by the delegates of the special session of General Conference.

UNY Recap and Reflections of Special Session 2019 gathering

Rev. Stephen Cady (Asbury First Rochester) reaction to March 17 livestream

Camp & Retreat Ministries Statement for Upper NY

Rev. Dr. William Lawrence reflection on the 2019 GC
Bill is originally from the Upper NY area. He was a professor at Duke Divinity School, Director of Development at Emory School of Theology, Dean of Perkins School of Theology, and served on the UMC Judicial Council (our Supreme Court).

Looking for up-to-date information and access to ways you can help? Follow Upper New York For Full Inclusion on Facebook and check out their website HERE. You can also email Pastor Teressa to be added to their email listserv and newsletter.

UNYFI response to March 17 livestream


General Board of Church and Society

General Commission on Religion and Race

Methodist Federation for Social Action (MFSA)

Reconciling Ministries Network

Take Action for Immigrant Justice PDF