GC44, the first General Council to be held virtually, opened on February 13.
A delegation of close to 30 global and ecumenical partners will join in the virtual proceedings of General Council 44 over the next months.
As a resource to the work of commissioners, staff, guests, and visitors, GC44 will have seven members of an Equity Support Team and two Honorary Elders.
General Council 44 is just under two weeks away! The exclusively online nature of this year's Conference means there are unique opportunities for those who are not Commissioners, Invited Guests, or Youth Forum members to join in the event and stay connected to GC44 no matter where they ...
We have received our first nomination for Moderator! The nominee page will be updated regularly as new nominations are received. Nominations close on June 16, and the election of the Moderator will take place July 22. The new Moderator will serve a three-year term.
A proposal and report going to General Council 44 are part of a process to discern how the church can best respond to the call of partners in Palestine and Israel.
Registration is now open by invitation for all commissioners and alternates as identified by the Regional Councils, the National Indigenous Council and the General Council Executive.
General Council 44 is meeting in virtual space in 2022, which will offer some unique components for the Commissioners, Youth Forum participants, and invited guests who will be attending.
In a historic decision, the commissioners of the 43rd General Council decided on March 20, 2021, to conduct the 44th General Council online only in July 2022. This will be the first time in the church’s 97-year history that the triennial meeting will not be in person. While everyone hop...
The revised dates for GC44 have been set for July 22–26, 2022. These dates were selected based on the original 2021 dates, availability of the venues, and the UCW 60th Anniversary celebration.