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The Pastor’s Pen

Our church leadership has been asked to participate in a Conference-wide charge conference concerning the Boy Scouts of America bankruptcy case and reorganization. There will be four Zoom Webinars to choose from, and participants need only attend one. Here are the dates and registration links for the upcoming sessions:

Sunday, Nov, 21 at 3:00 p.m.https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_8SXBzQvGRd-rYvqNDF_RxQ

Sunday, Nov. 21 at 7:00 p.m. – https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_iLLp5JujT8mpvx-QqBlnPg

Monday, Nov. 22 at 5:00 p.m. – https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_4ckrlp1MSpq2YJmk8Jee_g

Monday, Nov. 22 at 7:00 p.m. —https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_CbE6NcbpT8GAbGAa9JES0w

The single item that you will be asked to consider at the called church conference is the following:

We the ______________ United Methodist Church give authority to our local church board of trustees to review the recommendation of United Methodist lawyers in conjunction with annual conference leadership and the Council of Bishops as to whether or not to approve the BSA plan of reorganization, and to vote on the plan on behalf of the church. The designee from your local church’s board of trustees, shall be determined by your local church trustees, and is further empowered to execute the plan ballot document.

In order to register you must have a Zoom account. When registering for this event, you must register with the email address you use with your Zoom account. Otherwise, you cannot register. To obtain a free Zoom account visit https://zoom.us/signup.

If you have any questions or have difficulty registering, please call me. Thank you for your attention to this most important manner in the life of our denomination.