Committed to The UMC
Presentation resource: We are the church. Together.
Use this slideshow with your small group or congregation to initiate a conversation about our UM beliefs, history, mission, ministry and more, as we face the future – together.Download slideshow
People of God
Download the #BeUMC Discussion Guide
Our free, downloadable discussion guide is a great way for your Sunday School class, Bible study or small group to reflect on what it means to #BeUMC.Download Guide
Worship and Preaching Resources: BeUMC
Discipleship Ministries has developed a four-week worship series for when you want to emphasize what it means to #BeUMC with your congregation.View
7-day prayer challenge
7-day prayer challenge
Sponsored by the SBC21 leaders, this 7-day video series features 2-minute video devotionals accompanied by a prayer starter based on #BeUMC themes. A new series is released monthly.Take the challenge!
Reclaim. Revive. Renew.
In a “Mid-term State of The United Methodist Church Address” on March 2, 2023, Bishop Thomas J. Bickerton, president of the Council of Bishops, called members to “be the architects of a renewed, revived and reclaimed United Methodist Church.”
Listen to the full message and join us in embracing a hope-filled beloved community.
Graphics & Videos
Core value images
Each core value or theme includes free graphics you can use in your communications as well as a users’ guide. Find an alphabetical listing of the core values. Download
Logos and other graphics
Get additional graphics to help you share the #BeUMC campaign with your congregation. Downloads include the #BeUMC logo, a Zoom background and several photo backdrop options. Download
#BeUMC Video Resources
Download and share these #BeUMC videos on your social media channels, your website, or as a part of your worship service. Download
Discerning your church's future
As our denomination struggles with disagreements over church law and human sexuality, some churches are choosing to disaffiliate from The United Methodist Church.
Whether your congregation is in the midst of discerning whether to stay United Methodist, hearing about other congregations disaffiliating or has questions about what is going on, you'll find resources here that provide factual information to help your church navigate these difficult questions.