Meetings and Documents
- July 20-23, 1985 – St. Albans, England
“Formulation of shared convictions and differences and surveying the state of reciprocal relations – REPORT
John Huxtable, U.K.; William Klempa, Canada; Robert Lodwick, USA; Jong-Wha Park, Korea/FRG;
Alan Sell, Switzerland; George S. Yule, Scotland; Lukas Vischer, Switzerland.
Brian E. Beck, U.K.; Urs Eschbach, Switzerland; Abel E. Hendricks, S. Africa; Manfred Marquardt,
FRG; Freda Hendricks, S. Africa; William R. Cannon, USA; Joe Hale, USA.
- July 23-27, 1987 – Cambridge, England
“The Christian Tradition; Reformed and Methodists’s particular traditions within it; fundamental questions
about salvation; salvation’s origin in the grace of God and its realization in the Christian life; the nature of the church as a covenant community; the ways in which Reformed and Methodists have lived and understood their
diverse relationships with the state” – FINAL REPORT: Together in God’s Grace
William Klempa, Canada (R)
Norman Young, Australia (M)
Alan P.F. Sell, Switzerland (R)
Joe Hale, USA (M)
Anthony Beeko, Ghana/U.K.; Hugh R. Boudin, Belgium; Bruno Corsani, Italy*; Colin Gunton, U.K.;
William Klempa, Canada (Co-chairman); Elijah Lumbana, Zambia*; Martin Pemet, Switzerland;
Katharine Doob Sakenfeld, USA; Alan P.F. Sell, Switzerland (Secretary).
Urs A. Eschbach, Switzerland; Lawi Imathiu, Kenya; Loma Khoo, Singapore; Thomas A. Langford,
USA; Manfred Marquardt, FRG; Keith Rowe, New Zealand; Geoffrey Wainwright, USA; Norman
Young, Australia* (Co-chairman); Antonia Wladar, Hungary; Joe Hale, USA (Secretary).
Those marked thus * are members of churches in which the Reformed and Methodist traditions are already united.