Arkansas Conference 24-hour Prayer Vigil for General Conference

The Council of Bishops has called for a time of prayer in the days leading up to General Conference, the quadrennial gathering which will take place May 10-20 in Portland, Oregon.

Each of the 131 annual conferences has been invited to host a 24-hour prayer vigil leading up to May 10.  The Arkansas Conference’s day is April 5.  

The Southwest District is responsible for the following time slots:  4:00 a.m. – 5:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Please click this link:  to sign up for a time to pray.

Sunday school classes, UMW circles, UMM groups, youth groups, Bible studies, Emmaus groups, prayer teams and entire congregations are asked to join in praying for our delegation to General Conference and for the work of holy conferencing that will take place in May.  (Learn more about General Conference at