General and Jurisdictional Conference Delegates:
Front (seated-from left): Kristine Adams, Krystl Johnson, Rev. Dawn Taylor-Storm, Judy Ehninger, Susan Grimm Mattox. Middle (standing, from left): Lenora Thompson, Clarita Anderman Krall, Rev. Andrea Brown, Rev. Hannah Bonner, Ann Jacob, Rev. Monica Guepet, Rev. Mandy Miller, Rev. Christopher J. Kurien, Rev. Edward Locke Cameron. Back (standing, from left): Rev. Johnson Dodla, David Koch, Rev. Daniel Lebo, Matthew Calderone, Samuel Longmire, Rev. Robin Hynicka.
Not pictured: General Conference delegate the Rev. Lydia Muñoz and NE Jurisdictional Conference delegate Elizabeth Santos Fisher. (Photo by Paul Davis.)
[THIS STORY WAS UPDATED MARCH 22, FOLLOWING A COUNCIL OF BISHOPS MEETING.]
Amid shifting schedules of United Methodist Church legislative conferences, the 236th session of the Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference, May 20-22, is the only one not postponed from 2020 due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. And now that the Council of Bishops has cancelled plans for a May 8 Special General Conference (See UM News story, “Bishops cancel May 8 General Conference“), annual conferences may be the only legislative bodies that will meet this year. Read More