United Methodist Communications to host 2016 Pre-General Conference Briefing, Jan. 20-22
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 5, 2015
NASHVILLE: United Methodist Communications will be hosting a time of preparation for the 2016 General Conference of The United Methodist Church at the Pre-General Conference Briefing on January 20-22 in Portland, Oregon.
The briefing will inform delegates, church and secular journalists, and other interested parties about topics that will be considered by the denomination’s legislative body when it meets May 10-20 in Portland.
At the briefing, attendees will learn how General Conference will operate and how it will be different from previous conferences, as well as discuss major legislation, Christian conferencing and key activities. This opportunity is especially helpful for first-time delegates as they prepare for their new role.