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GBHEM Spring Board Meeting, March 16-21, 2014
GBHEM will hold its spring 2014 meeting at Africa University. In 2014, Africa University will celebrate 22 years as the first private, international university in Zimbabwe.
Point of View
Commentary: Frank asks bishops ‘to stop the trials’
The Rev. Thomas E. Frank, an expert on United Methodist polity, is urging the Council of Bishops for the sake of church unity to stop church trials of elders accused of violating the denomination’s stance on homosexuality. Frank is a historian of Methodism and professor at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C. He is the author of the frequently used textbook Polity, Practice, and the Mission of The United Methodist Church. He is also the son of the late Bishop Eugene Frank. Read the letter