General Conference Service of Appreciation News Conference
The Rev. Vincent Harris/President of Black Methodists for Church Renewal: "I would not be here if they had not stayed."
Bishop Peter D. Weaver: "I have lamented that we are still in the grips of racism."
United Methodists celebrate African Americans who stayed
United Methodists celebrated the African-American witness and presence within the United Methodist Church on April 30 and recognized “those who stayed” in spite of racism. Read More
Bishop Thomas honored for his role in eliminating segregated structures
The United Methodist agency responsible for retaining historical records honored retired Bishop James Thomas for his contributions in the former Central Jurisdiction and for his role in eliminating that racially... Read More