Every four years in preparation for General Conference, the General & Jurisdictional Conferences Delegation schedules listening sessions to hear from members of the Eastern PA Conference about the concerns and understanding regarding proposed legislation coming before the General Conference for action. Please save the following dates, choose a site and plan to attend one of these sessions. Information regarding resolutions will be published prior to these sessions in the NEWSpirit and District newsletters.
Guidelines and format for the sessions will be published closer to their dates. Watch for more information.
- Monday, April 11, 2016 – 7 pm to 8:30 pm – Wesley UMC, 2540 Center St., Bethlehem PA 18017
- Saturday, April 16, 2016 – 10 am to Noon – Simpson House, 2101 Belmont Ave., Philadelphia PA 19131
- Wednesday, April 20, 2016 – 7 pm to 8:30 pm – Church of the Good Shepherd, 1500 Quentin Rd., Lebanon PA 17042
- Saturday, April 23 – 9 am to 10:30 am: Telephone Outreach Session for outbound calls
Persons who wish to receive a telephone outreach call from the delegation on Saturday, April 23, from 9 to 10:30 AM, should use the button below to schedule a timeslot on our new SetMore.com call scheduling servicel. If anyone needs help signing up, they may e-mail the Conference Communications Office or call 484-762-8215.
“We look forward to all these April listening sessions, as they will provide us opportunities to hear from our brothers and sisters in Christ across the conference,” said the Rev. Dawn Taylor-Storm, delegation co-leader. “Those who attend are welcome to speak or to just sit and listen to the conversation. All that we do will be done in a spirit of Holy conferencing.”