young adult delegates

Seinfeld in Grannies

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With only a few young people among the 2016 General Conference delegates, the Rev. Jason Valendy prays that the remaining 93 percent of delegates avoid King Hezekiah's mistake of short-sightedness in their decisions. Read more

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Tweet That iPad

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Two young adult clergy delegates organize a "tweetup" online chat called DreamUMC in which the church's youngest leaders discuss the future of The United Methodist Church. Read more

In the Church


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Safety in Numbness

Here's a radical idea from the Rev. Dan Dick: Since it seems that General Conference is dismissing the voices of the young people it claims to want in leadership, why not start taking votes divided by those under age 40 and those over age 40? Read more

May 2, 2012 8:13 AM Dan R. Dick 1 Comments

Annie MacNeal

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Reserve delegate Annie MacNeal talks about being disempowered in a subcommittee because she read from notes on her iPhone. Read more

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