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A Way Forward for Grace


  • Grace United Methodist Church 4105 Junius Street Dallas, TX, 75246 United States (map)

In light of the United Methodist Church’s 2019 called General Conference regarding the place of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender + persons in the church, Grace UMC is hosting four conversations with the purpose of sharing information and, more importantly, deciding how Grace will proceed depending on the General Conference’s outcome.

  • Sunday, September 30, 12:15-1:45 PM—The Bishops’ proposals and the current state of affairs

  • Tuesday, October 30, 6:30-8:00 PM—Implications of possible General Conference decisions

  • Sunday, December 2, 12:15-1:45 PM—Grace and the North Texas Conference on ordination

  • Wednesday, January 23, 6:00-7:30 PM—Grace and the North Texas Conference on marriage

Sunday, February 17, Grace’s Sunday Worship will be spent in praise, penance, and prayer for the United Methodist Church.

A light lunch will be served at our Sunday meetings, so please register to attend: Sign up on Sunday; call Alan at 214 824-2533; or respond to eric@graceumcdallas.org.

Please join together in this important work! Thank you.

Summary of the Way Forward Commission’s work

A Way Forward for Grace I—Handout

Three Proposed Plans—Comparison Chart

Judicial Council Decision 1366, on constitutionality of three proposed plans

“The Meaning of Ordination,” from Ministry Matters/UMC