IMPORTANT RESOURCES

In an effort to answer and clarify misinformation and misconceptions that have arisen surrounding various disaffiliation issues, The United Methodist Church is compiling FAQs based on questions it has received. 

The Executive Committee wants to share this updated information with the congregation during our discernment process. 

This multi-part series may continue to grow so you will want to check the site often. 

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Specific topics are available by clicking on the links below.

Ask The United Methodist Church – FAQ’s

“Is The UMC Really…?”

PART 1: TOPICS COVERED

Theology, Pensions, and Benefits.

“Is The UMC Really…?”

PART 2: TOPIC COVERED

Matters relating to human sexuality.

“Is The UMC Really…?”

PART 3: TOPICS COVERED 
The Use of Paragraph 2548.2, changes in abortion statements, and the payment of apportionments

“Is The United Methodist Church Really…?”

PART 4: TOPICS COVERED
Disaffiliation and keeping local appointed pastor, way to retain individual’s UMC membership
if local church disaffiliates, and permitting 10% of membership to sidestep conference requirements.