United Methodist bishops from Africa, Europe, Asia, and the United States will gather in Berlin at Hotel Palace Berlin for the Council of Bishops meeting from May 1-7. Main topics on the agenda include the development of vital congregations, the implementation of the four Areas of Focus, preparation for the 2016 General Conference of The United Methodist Church, and the role of bishops in helping to maintain the unity and faithfulness of the church in the face of many significant challenges and opportunities. Click here to read more.