Our church is at a crossroads. A world ripe for Jesus’ message and Wesleyan practices. A church caught in a demographic shift and financial crisis. How do we shift our focus toward building more vital congregations that make disciples for Jesus? Can we work together to make significant and important change?  

Thousands of leadership conversations. Three years of research, never before done by a mainline denomination. Hundreds of ideas considered. These recommendations encompass the best thinking of Bishops, clergy and laity of our church.

Are you praying for our church? How can you help the church move toward vitality? Leaders from all parts of the church share their hopes and thoughts on the courage and perseverance needed to change our direction.

  • Bishops of The United Methodist Church provide spiritual leadership to more than 11 million persons in a broad range of ...
  • The Connectional Table is where vision, ministry and money are brought to the same table to coordinate the mission, ministries, ...
  • Vital Congregations:

    The mission of The United Methodist Church is to “Make Disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the ...