“Embody the Word”

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Every three years, Churchwide Assembly voting members, shown here from 2019, convene on behalf of the entire church to act on key legislative business.

The 2022 Churchwide Assembly will convene Aug. 8-12 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio. The assembly, which is the primary decision-making body of the church, will gather on the original and ancestral homelands of the Shawnee, Miami and Kaskaskia peoples under the theme “Embody the Word,” based on Luke 24:45. Voting members […]

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