Category: Organizing

Annual Conference Plans

From Your Holston WCA Board With less than a month until the Holston Annual Conference, we thought we should share some plans regarding the June 9-12 gathering. We’ve prayed about and discussed what we need to do, and just as critically, what we don’t…

Update on the Future of Methodism

A little over three weeks ago, the Rev. Keith Boyette, president of the Wesleyan Covenant Association, held a conference call for leaders of WCA regional chapters. On that call, he shared with us some details of ongoing negotiations among leaders from the traditional and…

Revoicing Our Outreach

By Chuck Griffin Holston WCA Chair Something happened at General Conference 2019 that we have not fully contemplated. In passing the Traditional Plan, we opened ourselves to renewed ministry with gays, lesbians and other people struggling with sexual and gender identity issues. Now wait…

From National WCA …

This is a re-post of what the WCA Council put out a few minutes ago … Next Steps

Peace Be with You

By Chuck Griffin Holston WCA Chair Oh, the anxiety. Oh, the chatter! I say that in my Holston Wesleyan Covenant Association role, as a person who gets phone calls and e-mails from worried Methodists. I say that as pastor of a church. As February…