We want to remind people about "spoof" emails purportedly from the Bishop or other Conference staff members. Scams involving emails purportedly from several District Superintendents, and Bishop Laurie Haller are now circulating, and many ask you to "Please don't call as I am in a meeting. Just email me back."
These three steps pretty much cover the recurring problems with email hoaxes.
However, the list isn’t exhaustive, as each new day brings another creative attempt to get something for nothing.
"... be wise as serpents and innocent as doves.” (Matthew 10:16)