Author:  Mark Holland A key scripture for Mainstream UMC is the Council of Jerusalem in Acts 15:1-35 The One Church Plan stands squarely on the Biblical precedent of allowing Christians to disagree on issues as important as Scripture and Tradition and remain in the same church. The...

Presented by: Steve Lambert & Bryan Mills Co-sponsored by: Council of Bishops, Higher Education & Ministry, Discipleship Ministries Description: This webinar is a training video for new District Superintendents and Directors of Connectional Ministries. This one focuses on Legal Issues, especially those related to church owned property....

Presented by: Rev. Meg Lassiat Co-sponsored by: Council of Bishops, Higher Education & Ministry, Discipleship Ministries Description: This webinar focuses on Personnel issues, especially those related to a District Superintendent’s work with District Committees on Ordained Ministry and the Candidacy process....

Presented by: Becky Posey Williams Co-sponsored by: Council of Bishops, Higher Education & Ministry, Discipleship Ministries Description: One of the most difficult challenges facing District Superintendents is handling complaints of sexual misconduct in the Church. Whenever a ministerial leader commits sexual misconduct the aftermath is traumatic for...

Presented by: Bishop Sandra Steiner Ball & Greg Bergquist Co-sponsored by: Council of Bishops, Higher Education & Ministry, Discipleship Ministries Description: An introduction to the ministry of Supervision in the United Methodist Church, especially for District Superintendents, Directors of Connectional Ministries, and Bishops....

Presenter: Rev. Dr. Jaime Clark-Soles, Perkins School of Theology/SMU Understanding the geography of the Bible has a direct impact on interpreting its meaning.  Join Dr. Clark-Soles for this 6-part series on how to dig into these land questions! Rev. Dr. Clark-Soles is Professor of New Testament and...

Presenter: Rev. Dr. Jaime Clark-Soles, Perkins School of Theology/SMU Understanding the geography of the Bible has a direct impact on interpreting its meaning.  Join Dr. Clark-Soles for this 6-part series on how to dig into these land questions! Rev. Dr. Clark-Soles is Professor of New Testament and...

Presenter: Rev. Dr. Jaime Clark-Soles, Perkins School of Theology/SMU Understanding the geography of the Bible has a direct impact on interpreting its meaning.  Join Dr. Clark-Soles for this 6-part series on how to dig into these land questions! Rev. Dr. Clark-Soles is Professor of New Testament and...

Presenter: Rev. Dr. Jaime Clark-Soles, Perkins School of Theology/SMU Understanding the geography of the Bible has a direct impact on interpreting its meaning.  Join Dr. Clark-Soles for this 6-part series on how to dig into these land questions! Rev. Dr. Clark-Soles is Professor of New Testament and...

Presenter: Rev. Dr. Jaime Clark-Soles, Perkins School of Theology/SMU Understanding the geography of the Bible has a direct impact on interpreting its meaning.  Join Dr. Clark-Soles for this 6-part series on how to dig into these land questions! Rev. Dr. Clark-Soles is Professor of New Testament and...