Tearing It Down to the Frame

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Classic Approach

There are two approaches to your classic car. Keep it original or strip to the frame and rebuild with different parts. The Traditional Plan keeps it original. I like keeping original in both cases.

Wesley saw the problem in having bishops. They get the "Big Head" and start doing whatever they want. That's why he set us up with Superintendents instead. Our current bishop problem goes back to Asbury wanting an upgrade to bishop against Wesley's desires. He ignored Wesley and got his upgrade anyway. Just like our bishops today ignoring our Book of Discipline and recommending a life of debauchery to the flocks under their care. Wesley would dismiss them in two shakes of a Billy Goats tail.

Skipper 344 days ago

I am good with this

I much prefer your plan than the current plans floating around. Most of the current plans guarantee compete break down and dissolution to the benefit of the conservatives while the rest of us are stuck finding new homes. I am wary of maintaining connection with others who simply want an excuse to move on with property and money. This gives everyone something they can call their own.

ericpone 350 days ago


Notable Quotes   

   Retired Bishop William Willimon“Part of being in a church is to be with people that you don’t agree with and many of whom you don’t like. As a bishop, I should be the person saying, ‘I’m going to make it as hard as I can for [this division to occur].’”

– Retired Bishop Will Willimon, quoted in the Duke Chronicle, the student newspaper of UMC-related Duke University.

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