General Conference 2019

Red arrow shows where the Memphis Conference's 4 delegates are seated Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

Photo by Sky McCracken

"Dear God, Your will... nothing more, nothing less, nothing else. Amen." Stream capture by Bill Lawson

Photo by Elyse Bell

"Because we are loved so passionately by you through Jesus Christ, we want to embody that same love in The United Methodist Church for one another and the world." Stream Capture by Bill Lawson

Photo by Elyse Bell

And then it was morning the next day! Photo by Elyse Bell

Dr. Mark Matheny and Dr. Gregory Waldrop. Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

Photo by Elyse Bell

Photo by Elyse Bell

Bishop Bill McAlilly, left, with Memphis Conference delegates Rev. Eddie Bromley, center, and Elyse Bell, right. Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

BISHOP BILL McALILLY (right) greets delegates

as the bishops process into opening worship Feb. 24. Photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS.

BISHOP BILL McALILLY in prayer

Photo by Maidstone Mulenga

BISHOP BILL McALILLY with friends.

4th from left is incoming Mississippi River District Superintendent Dr. Cynthia Davis.3rd from right is Metro District Superintendent Dr. Deborah B. Smith Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

Bishop McAlilly with Nashville Area Delegates

Photo by Kylie Marino, TN Conf

Bishops' Section

Bishop McAlilly, center. Photo by Kylie Marino, TN Conf

Day 2 Opening Session led by Bishop Ken Carter.

Photo by Elyse Bell

Day 3 Opening Worship

Alleluia!! Come, Spirit, Come! Photo by Elyse Bell

Delegate Sky McCracken

Photo by Kylie Marino, TN Conf

Delegates

Elyse Bell, Dr. Eddie Bromley, Rev. Sky McCracken and David R. Reed. Photo by Kylie Marino, TN Conf

Delegates & alternates

from Memphis Conference gather for photo during 2019 General Conference. Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

Delegates David Reed, Elyse Bell, & Eddie Bromley

Photo by Kylie Marino, TN Conf

Delegates Elyse Bell & Eddie Bromley

Photo by Kylie Marino, TN Conf

Dr. David Russell

is one of 5 from the Memphis Conference volunteering their time as marshals & pages. Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

Eddie Bromley

On the big screens as he spoke. Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

General Conference Altar

Beautiful and inspirational! Photo by Elyse Bell

In observation deck "the dome"

Photo by Dan Camp

Larry Davis and Dr. Scott Alford

were among observers. Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

Lunch Trio

Rev. Dan Camp, observer, Rev. Sky McCracken, Rev. Bryan Brooks, Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

Memphis & Tennessee Conf Delegates

Photo by Kylie Marino, TN Conf

Nashville Area Delegation

Memphis & Nashville delegates & alternates with Bishop McAlilly. Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

Night View in St. Louis

Photo by Elyse Bell

Plenary Floor Sunday

Photo by Lane Gardner Camp

Prayer before vote

Delegates gather to pray before a vote. Stream Capture by Bill Lawson

Ready for a day at GC

Purchase Dist Supt Rob Martin. Photo by Larry Davis

Rev. Sky McCracken

Memphis Conference delegate. Photo by Lane Gardner Camp. #umc

Tennessee Conference delegate Holly Neal

joined by Tennessee Conference delegates the Revs. Stephen Handy (left) and Jacob Armstrong (standing). Photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS

The Rev. Dr. Maxie Dunnam

Kentucky Conference delegate and minister-at-large of Christ United Methodist Church in Memphis, TN, offers to distribute printed information to delegates. Photo by Mike DuBose, UMNS.

Things are proceeding "decently and in good order."

John Wesley would be proud. Photo by Dan Camp

Voting Delegates

Elyse Bell (lay), Eddie Bromley (clergy), Sky McCracken (clergy) and David R. Reed (lay). Photo by Lane Gardner Camp