United Methodist News Service

Articles from the United Methodist News Service (UMNS). UMNS is the official news service of The United Methodist Church.

Bishops to gather for closed retreat

Bishop Rosemarie Wenner, Council of Bishops president, accepts the gavel from the former council president, Bishop Larry M. Goodpaster, in a “passing of the gavel”...

Council President urges bishops to be “one in ministry to all the world”

Council of Bishops President Rosemarie Wenner addresses the plenary body at General Conference 2012. Photo by Patrick Scriven. Council of Bishops of The United Methodist...