What's ahead for the UMC?
There are significant questions the global United Methodist Church (UMC) is currently pondering about the future of the UMC; a future that is likely to lead to new expressions of Methodism over the next couple of years. You may be wondering what conversations and actions are happening around the United Methodist connection in response to decisions made at GC2019. We have created this page where updates will be posted about the status and effects of the GC decisions, and discussions about the future of the UMC.
The Future of the UMC
The Judicial Council of the UMC is scheduled to meet April 23 – 26, to review and make declaratory decisions on the constitutionality of the Traditional Plan and Petition 90066, which outlines how a church might disaffiliate from the UMC over issues related to human sexuality.