Eveline Chikwanah

Africa Bishops 2019

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African United Methodist bishops say they won't allow others to decide the future of The United Methodist Church on the African continent. Read more

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The Global Young People's Convocation held a legislative session to prepare proposals on migration, nationalism, sexism and rejection of the practice of child marriage to send to the United Methodist General Conference 2020. Read more

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Missionary Tawanda Chandiwana arrives home in Zimbabwe expressing gratitude for all the church members who signed a petition and prayed for his release from detention in the Philippines. Read more

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Bishop John Yambasu

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The bishops say that reorganizing United Methodism in the continent of Africa will enable the church there to do more effective ministry. Read more

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  • Zimbabwe delegation

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    Zimbabwe delegation

    The Rev. Forbes Matonga, Betty Katiyo and the Rev. Annie Grace Chingonzo participate in the 2016 pre-General Conference orientation for Africa Central Conference heads of delegations. Chingonzo remains chair of the Zimbabwe East Conference delegation and says it favors the Traditional Plan, one of the main legislative options to be considered at the 2019 special called session of General Conference. (File photo by Eveline Chikwanah, UMNS.)