State of the Church Report
The annual State of the Church Report is a resource to help evaluate our current realities, to celebrate the momentum of our mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world, and to identify opportunities and challenges as we move forward in ministry. The report is brought to you by the Connectional Table in collaboration with the Council of Bishops and the General Council on Finance and Administration.
2016 State of The Church
In the 2013-16 quadrennium, we have remained faithful to our goal to increase the number of vital congregations and to bear fruit in the four areas of missional focus. Read More
2015 State of The Church
This report focuses on the stories of vital congregations and leaders serving through ministries related to the Four Areas of Focus that are making transformational differences. Read More
2012 State of The Church
Vital Congregations: Responding to the call for more vital congregations in The UMC. Read More