Global Voices at General Conference: The Rev. Mujinga Kashala
A pastor from South Congo will be one of the 864 delegates who will gather at the United Methodist General Conference in May 2016 to consider legislation that will shape the direction of the denomination for the next four years. The Rev. Mujiinga Kashala is also part of the Commission on General Conference, the group responsible for planning the event. Both are duties Kashala is honored to uphold.
Learn more about the 2016 General Conference and see our video series that introduces all the members of the Commission on General Conference and gives some behind-the-scenes information about this important church gathering.
Audun Westad: Planning General Conference for a Global Church
“I don’t think the voting is the most important thing. I think the dialogue between the different delegates is the important thing.” Read More
General Conference: The Global Church Worships
“I’m answering God’s call to design worship for General Conference,” says the Rev. Laura Jaquith Bartlett. Watch what goes into planning General Conference 2016 with our video series. View
Gere Reist: At the Helm of General Conference
“Being at General Conference is an act of constant prayer.” Learn more about what motivates the man at the forefront of this church gathering for decades. Read More
Sara Hotchkiss: Managing the Business of General Conference
"I can’t put into words the privilege and experiences I’ve been able to have in the work I do, with United Methodists all over the world." View
Pastor’s Other Calling: General Conference Petitions
“We’re not voting delegates. We operate behind the scenes. And I think that is a part of our calling.” View