Feb. 27, 2019 | The United Methodist Church

Memphis Conference Communications |

2019 General Conference Special Session: Bishop Bill McAlilly, right, resident bishop for the Nashville Episcopal Area (Memphis and Tennessee Conferences), greeted delegates as United Methodist bishops processed into opening worship Sunday, Feb. 24, in St. Louis, Missouri. Scroll down to find link to video message McAlilly recorded and posted on his blog at close of global gathering on Feb. 26. (Photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS)

Rev. Sky McCracken, Memphis Conference clergy delegate, spoke Tuesday, Feb. 26. Scroll down to find video link. (Photo by Lane Gardner Camp)

Rev. Dr. Eddie Bromley, Memphis Conference clergy delegate (visible above on big screens), spoke Tuesday, Feb. 26. Scroll down to find video link. (Photo by Lane Gardner Camp)

UMNS News Stories: 

  • 2019 General Conference passes Traditional Plan | DETAILS
  • Conflict defines General Conference aimed at unity | DETAILS 
  • Wrap-up: Judicial Council GC2019 | DETAILS
  • Court to GC2019: Legislation needs more work | DETAILS

Press Release from Council of Bishops:

General Conference maintains language on ordination of LGBTQI persons, same-gender marriage in UMC | DETAILS


  • Bishop McAlilly recorded message at end of General Conference | DETAILS
  • Clergy delegates made passionate speeches during plenary Tuesday, Feb. 26: 

Assorted photos from General ConferenceCLICK HERE

Thank many from Memphis Conference who served in St. Louis

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