The Florida Conference delegation heads out to Portland next week for the 2016 General Conference, and conference members will have several ways to keep up-to-date on the event. Links to the resources below will be located on our dedicated GC 2016 page.
News stories about the conference updated daily
Twitter feeds for both General Conference followers and for Florida Conference tweets
A blog by our Florida delegates
Photo galleries provided by UMC staff and by Florida delegates.
The General Conference meets May 10-20. Click here for a complete schedule. Click here for information about the history and highlights of the General Conference.
The Advance Daily Christian Advocate (ADCA) contains the agenda, rules, delegate listings, petitions, reports from the general agencies/commissions and study committees, information for delegates and codes of conduct for the General Conference. Click here for an electronic version.
Apportionments due January 12, 2018
A Way Forward: general directions from the most recent meetings of the Commission on a Way Forward and the Council of Bishops
Hurricane Irma claims update: a fast-track to recovery
$1 million UMCOR grant offers bridge to Irma recovery
Bishop Carter elected as President of Council of Bishops
Donate here to the Florida Conference Hurricane Irma Fund
to help churches and the neighborhoods that surround them.
to bring yourself or a team to help with the recovery. Together, with God, we are bigger!