A Way Forward

What you should know

The Commission on a Way Forward was proposed by the Council of Bishops and approved by the 2016 General Conference to do a complete examination and possible revision of every paragraph of the Book of Discipline concerning human sexuality and explore options that help to maintain and strengthen the unity of the church. 

Following are several resources that you may find helpful:

The Commission on A Way Forward

A Way Forward: A Presentation Presented to DUMC Church Leaders

Resources on Healthy Dialogue 

Small Group Study: Finding Our Way

Adam Hamilton and Bishop Robert Schnase Discuss 

The "Homosexuality" Debate: Two Streams of Biblical Interpretation

Debating Biblical Verses on Homosexuality


If you would like clarification on A Way Forward, contact one of our pastors.