Churches and conferences across the denomination continue to speak out against racial violence and prejudice, especially after the events in Charlottesville on August 12.
From our Bishop:
- Further Reflection on Charlottesville
- Bishop Lewis issues statement in response to Charlottesville events
Bishop Lewis will hold a Convocation on Race and Reconciliation on Saturday, April 14, 2018. Location and time to be determined.
From Alexandria District Superintendent, Jeff Mickle
From Around the Conference and the Denomination
- First Hand Accounts: First UMC Charlottesville
- Witness and Invitation from the Southeastern Jurisdiction College of Bishops meeting in Atlanta, GA, Aug.17, 2017
- Latino Clergy Caucus responds to Aug. 12 violence in Charlottesville