Tuesday, April 30, 2019

UMC Court rulings escalate talk
of church split; Ohio college
breaks with denomination

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (UMNS)* — Rulings by The United Methodist Church's top court on General Conference 2019 action have some church members celebrating and some planning exit strategies. Heather Hahn and UMNS* staff report on reactions to the rulings and what they might mean for the church's future.
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Court OKs part of Traditional Plan, exit plan
Bishops' response to Judicial Council



BEREA, Ohio — Baldwin Wallace University's trustee board has voted unanimously to end the school's formal affiliation with The United Methodist Church. The April 26 decision came in response to General Conference's strengthening of bans against same-sex unions and ordination of LGBTQ persons as clergy. Sam Hodges has the story.
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* UMNS - United Methodist News Service

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