Bishop Addresses Fears Amidst Commission Meeting

Greetings to all the saints:

On Friday, September 15, I will be heading out for the fifth meeting of the Commission on a Way Forward. This meeting will be held in Berlin, Germany, and from the very beginning the Commission felt it was important, because we are a global church, to not have all of our meetings in the United States. In that spirit, I invite you to read a statement released by the moderators of the Commission here, which points to some of the aims of this particular meeting. Please know that I am always sustained by and thrive on your prayers. The work of this Commission has been bathed in prayer, externally and internally, and I encourage you to continue to be a prayerful people in this season of the church’s life, and with an eye toward this particular work.

As I move around the church and our annual conference...continue reading