May 5-15, 2020
Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 2nd Ave. South, Minneapolis, MN 55403
UMC's GC2020 Website
GC2020 Volunteer Opportunities
Are you attending Genernal Conference 2020? Would you like to connect with others from the DSC at General Conference? Let us know.
Desert Southwest Conference 2020 Delegates & News
Rev. Dan Hurlbert
First Elect Clergy Delegate
Rev. Anthony Tang
First Reserve Clergy Delegate
First Elect Lay Delegate
First Reserve Lay Delegate
- Bard Jones Plan
- Indianapolis Plan
- New Expressions Worldwide (N.E.W.) Plan
- UMCNext Plan
- Connectional Table’s U.S. Regional Conference Legislation
- Protocol of Reconciliation & Grace Through Separation
- DSC FAQ for the Protocol
- GC2020 News
- Side by side comparison of some of the proposed plans w/o Protocol
- Central Conference Christmas Covenant
A Protocol of Reconciliation and Grace through Separation is the newest proposal for the reorganization of The United Methodist Church. It will be offered to delegates to General Conference 2020. Visit ResourceUMC to access links to each of the major proposals as well as a downloadable comparison chart.
We are receiving many questions about the release of the Protocol of Reconciliation & Grace Through Separation (the Protocol) and we hope to answer those questions here. What is the Protocol of Reconciliation & Grace Through Separation? It is the outline of...
As the big meeting approaches, Graves and other General Conference organizers urge continued prayers for all staff and volunteers working diligently to prepare.
UMCOM | September 13, 2019 Chicago, IL – The Connectional Table is publishing its legislative petition to create a U.S. Regional Conference, as well as a one-page frequently asked questions sheet and a narrative booklet. The CT, who collaborated closely with Wespath...
In upcoming meetings, the group hopes to reach a consensus of what might be the future of the denomination by using a professional, non-United Methodist mediator to help in navigating the differences.
Find the complete 2020 Desert Southwest Conference roster of delegates here.
General Commission on Religion & Race
Video series for vital conversations on race, culture, the church, and human sexuality.
Helping congregations have courageous conversations about The Way Forward.
Praying Our Way Forward
A prayer community for The United Methodist Church in response to the Council of Bishop’s initiative.