General and Jurisdictional Conferences

During 10 days in Portland, delegates passed an increased budget, celebrated a number of church milestones and voted to create a new version of the hymnal. A move to adjourn at 6:30 every night meant no late-night sessions and hopefully healthier, less stressed attendees. Click here to read the full wrap-up of General Conference from UMCom, and click here to watch a short video recap that was shown on the last day of Conference. Click here to see interviews with our Wisconsin delegates and watch more videos from General Conference. Visit Dan Dick’s blog, United Methodeviations, and read his daily recaps from each day of General Conference. Click here to see photos taken by our communications staff and delegates, and click here to read all our news summaries from the second week of General Conference.