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Dori Collogan is appearing in the Des Moines Playhouse production of "To Kill A Mockingbord." She talks about her role in the play and how it is leading to dialogue about difficult issues.
Ethnic Initiatives Bishop Sally Dyck, Minnesota Episcopal Area Rev. Francisco Cañas, National Coordinator, National Plan for Hispanic/Latino Ministries, General Board of Global Ministries Rev. Fred A. Allen, National Director, Strengthening the Black Church for the 21st Century, General Board of Discipleship Rev. Paul Chang, Executive ...
Holy Conversation about Challenging Issues Bishop Sally Dyck, Minnesota Episcopal Area Rev. Mike Slaughter, Ginghamsburg United Methodist Church, Tipp City, Ohio Rev. Bruce Robbins, Hennepin Ave U United Methodist Church, Minneapolis, MN Rev. Stephanie Hixon, Co-Executive Director, Justpeace Center for Mediation and Conflict Transformation ...
Pension Changes: Providing for Our Clergy Barbara Boigegrain, General Secretary, General Board of Pension & Health Benefits Dale Jones, Managing Director of Education and Plan Sponsor Relations, General Board of Pension & Health Benefits
Church restructuring Bishop Gregory V. Palmer, IL Episcopal Area, Convener Interim Operations Team Rev. Amy Valdez Barker, Project Manager, UM Vital Congregations Project Jay Brim, Lay Leader, Southwest Texas Annual Conference & Connectional Table Laura Nichol, Partner, RIO Advisors LP, Member Interim Operations Team
Church Restructuring, other perspectives Bishop Minerva Carcaño, Phoenix Episcopal Area Professor Thomas Frank, Wake Forest University Rev. Forbes Matonga, Director of Christian Care in Harare, Zimbabwe Tracy Merrick, Lay Member, Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference Rev. Timothy McClendon, Columbia District Superintendent, South Carolina ...
Navigating General Conference Rev. Fitzgerald Reist II, Secretary of the General Conference Susan Brumbaugh, Coordinator of the General Conference Calendar Rev. Gary Graves, Petitions Secretary of the General Conference Rev. Alan J. Morrison, Business Manager of the General Conference
The Church’s Budget A Moses Kumar, General Secretary, GCFA/Treasurer of the General Conference John Goolsbey, Deputy General Secretary, Administration, GCFA Rev. Pat Youngquist, Deputy General Secretary, Operations, GCFA
The Worldwide Nature of the Church Bishop Scott Jones, Kansas Episcopal Area Rev. Cathy Stengel, Mountain View DS, Upper NY Annual Conference Rev. Forbes Matonga, Director of Christian Care in Harare, Zimbabwe
Greetings from Bishop Timothy Whitaker, Florida Episcopal Area
Leading a Vital Church: Proposals for the Episcopacy Rev. Robert Williams, General Secretary, General Commission on Archives & History Bishop Larry Goodpaster, Charlotte, NC Episcopal Area and President of the Council of Bishops
Leading Vital Congregations: Proposals for Clergy Effectiveness (from members of the Study of Ministry Commission) Bishop Alfred W. Gwinn, Jr., Raleigh area Rev. Jay Williams, Pastor, Glendale UMC, Everett, Massachusetts Rev. Tom Choi, Hawaii District Superintendent, California-Pacific Annual Conference Rev. Amy Gearhart, Senior Pastor, ...
Sharing the Story of General Conference Diane Degnan, Director, Public Information, United Methodist Communications
Trail of Repentance and Healing Rev. Stephen Sidorak, General Secretary, General Commission on Christian Unity and Interreligious Concerns Rev. Anita Phillips, Executive Director, Native American Comprehensive Plan
Rev. Brian Milford discusses the Iowa delegation endorsement, for study and discussion, of the Council of Bishop document entitled, "For the Sake of a New Workd We See a New Church - A Call to Action"
Rev. Ted Lyddon Hatten, Conference Artist, presented an interpretation of his work for the 2011 Session of the Iowa Annual Conference on June 6, 2011
The Memorial Service of the 2011 session of the Iowa ANnual COnference. Rev. Bill Polland was the service preacher.
Bishop Peggy Johnson, resident Bishop of the Philadelphia Area, was the guest preacher for the morning service of worship on June 6, during the 2011 session of the Iowa Annual Conference. Her miditation ws based upon the Parable of the GOod Samaritan.
The Retirement Celebration service from the 2011 session of the Iowa Annual Conference. Rev. Dale Bacheler was the preacher.
THe Episcopal Address of Bishop Julius Calvin Trimble to the 2011 session of the Iowa Annual Conference. (Note: the address begins with music that introduces the Bishop's presentation.)