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Courtesy of the Commission on General Conference

The new logo for General Conference 2016, which will be held in Portland, Ore., provides "an action-themed logo that ties to the roots of The United Methodist Church, a denomination striving to fulfill the Great Commission."

Photo courtesy of the Oregon Convention Center

The United Methodist Church's top legislative body will meet in Portland at the Oregon Convention Center, the largest convention center in the Pacific Northwest, tentatively scheduled from May 10-20, 2016.

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General Conference 2016

The United Methodist Church’s top legislative body will meet at the Oregon Convention Center, the largest convention center in the Pacific Northwest, on May 10-20, 2016.

General Conference is the top policy-making body of The United Methodist Church which meets once every four years. The conference can revise church law, as well as adopt resolutions on current moral, social, public policy and economic issues. It also approves plans and budgets for church-wide programs.