SCJC 2012 News & Updates

The business of the  2012 South Central Jurisdictional Conference (SCJC) officially kicks off at 8 a.m. CDT, Thursday, July 19. Please check back here regularly throughout the conference for updates, news and links to resources/items of interest from SCJC 2012.

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Bishop Robert Schnase, episcopal leader of the Missouri Area of the United Methodist Church, brought a rousing "State of the Jurisdiction" message as he delivered the official 2012 Episcopal address.



Bishop Lowry Requests Prayers for Jurisdictional Conference

As the delegates, guests, bishops, those covering the event and others begin to gather for the 2012 meeting of the South Central Jurisdictional Conference, Bishop Lowry has requested prayers that the Lord direct and guide all of the business of the conference,  especially that of the Committee on Episcopacy as it wrestles with the assignment of the bishops accross the jurisdiction.