General Conference 2016

General Conference is the top legislative body for The United Methodist Church. The 2016 General Conference meets May 10 - 20, 2016 in Portland, Oregon.

General Conference, which meets once every four years, 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.
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General Conference Live Stream Schedule

All times below are Central Daylight Time

Thursday, May, 18

10 a.m. - Worship and Commissioning of Missionaries [Download program]
11 a.m. -  Reports/Calendar Items & Conference Business
11:55 a.m. -  Vital Congregation Moments
12:20 p.m. - Calendar Items & Conference Business (Bishop Lowry scheduled to preside )
2:29 p.m. - 200th Anniversary: Death of Francis Asbury
4 p.m. - Calendar Items & Conference Business
5:58 p.m. - Recognition of Neil M. Alexander
6:20 p.m. - Calendar Items & Conference Business
8 p.m. - Report from the Committee on Peace
8:10 p.m. - Closing Devotion