Worldwide Nature of the Church: Video Introduction
The joint Connectional Table and Council of Bishops Collaboration Group on the Worldwide Nature of The United Methodist Church has undertaken the effort from the previous Worldwide Nature Study Committee's work last quadrennium. This video is an orientation to the historic information and documentation regarding the progress that has been made over the past 40+ years. On the website, you will find a survey that is intended to gather information from General Conference delegations as the Connectional Table and the Council of Bishops prepares to draft legislation addressing the concerns raised by the Worldwide Nature Study Committee last quadrennium.
Conversation: Worldwide Nature of the Church
The Connectional Table and the General Conference Commission hosted a conversation about the theology of a global church that seeks to do mission in the different locations. Read More
Summary and discussion questions on The United Methodist Church: A Connection for a Worldwide Mission. Read More
General Conference Reports
Supplemental material from General Conference reports in 2000, 2008 and 2012 that relate to The UMC’s worldwide nature. Read More