Office of the General Secretary

Dale Minnich, interim general secretary

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Nigerian Brethren send letter of condolence to Emanuel AME Church (July 2, 2015)

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Reception at Annual Conference will honor general secretary Stanley J. Noffsinger (July 2, 2015)

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