Greville Mills takes a look at the Open Letter to the British Methodist Church and some of the conversation that’s followed its publication. Earlier this year, an open letter was issued to members of the Methodist Church and signed by five people (Angie Allport, Cathy Bird, Bala Gnanapragasam, David Hardman, Ian Rutherford). The introduction, explaining the reason for issuing it says: “For a long time, many in the Methodist Church… Read More »What is the Future for Methodism?
This is the name of a report presented to the Methodist Conference (our governing body) in 2019. It deals comprehensively with updating the church’s position on marriage and relationships. Parts if it were accepted at the 2019 Conference and other parts were passed as provisional legislation and subject to further consultation across the churches, Circuits and Districts of the Church. The Bristol District Synod will vote on these provisional resolutions… Read More »God in love unites us