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UMC General Conference to meet in Portland


The General Conference of The United Methodist Church is the denomination’s top legislative body. The General Conference, which is held every four years, will meet in Portland, Oregon, at the Oregon Convention Center, May 10 through 20, 2016. The conference, with members from throughout the global connection, can revise church law, as well as adopt resolutions on current moral, social, public policy and economic issues. It also approves plans and budgets for church-wide programs. The theme of the conference is “Therefore, Go.” For updated news and information, visit the official 2016 General Conference site: http://www.umc.org/topics/general-conference-2016.



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