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Human Relations Day

Human Relations Day is one of many ways we as a church engage where people struggle including people within black communities. So celebrate and advocate!   Share the flyer with your church and review articles below related to Human Relations Day. Also, remember to submit your registration for United 2020. The early bird deadline is January 31st. ResourceUMC Promoting Human Relations Day in your local church   Discipleship Ministries Human Relations Day Sunday

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GC2020 Proposals

The following chart was created by Ask The UMC and UM News, 2019. We have uploaded images for display on our website. View and download the original PDF document posted on UM News. As noted in the chart: “This summary compares proposals from various groups, in alphabetical order, about the structure of The UMC. It does not include proposals from individuals. Further details are in the documents and legislation. All proposals will be open for

Our Agenda – Navigating the Conflicts and Potential Impacts of GC2020

The latest news about splits and issues of the denomination challenges us to be vigilant and dedicated to the needs and interests of Black Methodists. We are tackling the growing issues and reviewing posts such as those linked in this article. Stay up-to-date and join us in Atlanta for our Friday session. FRIDAY – United: The Black Church Agenda within The United Methodist Church. In this session of United 2020: What is the Black Church

Our Event Schedule

SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE Vision for this gathering: The Vision of United 2020 is to bring Hope, Prophetic Vision and Practical Solutions to the Black Church within this Methodist Expression for its advancement. This gathering, comprised and led by both laity and clergy, will unite the various fabric of our church through spiritual revival, crucial conversations and the development and implementation of a unified strategic agenda for the future of the Black Church within this (current) Methodist Expression. Our