A Report from the Western Jurisdiction Leadership Team

A Report from the Western Jurisdiction Leadership Team

Western Jurisdiction ‘Fresh United Methodism Summit’ Affirms LGBTQ+ Support; Summit Seen as a ‘Movement Moment’ to Help Discern the Future of the Church And God promised: I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughterswill prophesy. Your young will...

Theological statement leads first day of summit

Theological statement leads first day of summit

A four-page Theological Declaration termed a “call to action” had everyone on their feet at the Western Jurisdiction Fresh United Methodism Summit in Torrance, California on Thursday, Nov. 14. Developed by a work group formed after the 2019 General Conference, the...

Safe Harbor Declaration

Safe Harbor Declaration

Western bishops lead with grace not persecution. Active United Methodist Bishops in the Western Jurisdiction announce their intention to set aside complaints against clergy accused of being gay or performing LGBTQ+ weddings, urge others to join them. #UMC4All