LATEST UPDATES:

MAY 3, 2023 - METHODIST COLLEGIATE CHURCH (MCC) INFORMATION SESSION UPDATE

On May 3, six Bethany members and two Bethany pastors attended an info session about the Methodist Collegiate Church (MCC) at another church in our area. This visit was an additional opportunity to learn more about the MCC. Two MCC presenters shared their vision for this denomination and answered questions. See some key takeaways HERE

MAY 6 & 16 2023 - RIO TEXAS ANNUAL CONFERENCE IS IMPACTED BY DISAFFILIATION:

Some churches have been approved for disaffiliation; others have been sued by the Annual Conference. Learn more HERE


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RESOURCES:

OUR DISCERNMENT PROCESS HISTORY:

APR 17, 2023 - ADMINISTRATIVE BOARD MEETING: VIDEO HERE

Submitted Questions Q&A (Online Submissions & Congregational Meeting Questions)
Previous All-Church Discernment Sessions:

SESSION 3:  VIDEO HERE (3/5/23)

Official Denomination Links & Session 3 Presentation Slides:

SESSION 2:  VIDEO HERE (2/15/23)

SESSION 1: VIDEO HERE (1/22/23)

Apr 17, 2023 - Administrative Board Meeting vote to pause Discernment Process: VIDEO HERE 

  • Letter from Administrative Board Chairman (available soon)

Mar 5, 2023 - Session 3: VIDEO HERE 
Guest Speakers from the UMC, MCC & GMC

  • Listened to the speaker's presentation
  • Q&A Session with the speakers

Feb 15, 2023 - Session 2: VIDEO HERE 
Potential Paths

Jan 22, 2023 - Session 1:  VIDEO HERE 
Orientation and "Hopes and Dreams"

Nov 15, 2022 - Message from Pastor Tom about Discernment Process 

Nov 14, 2022 - Administrative Board Meeting vote to enter Discernment Process:

Aug 2022 - UMC Denominational Info:


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