Disaffiliation from The UMC

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Updated Aug. 11, 2023

Statement on churches seeking to leave the denomination post ¶2553

The time for lawful disaffiliation under the provisions of ¶2553 has expired. It is no longer possible to use this pathway to leave The United Methodist Church. 

Read the official statement prepared by New England Conference Chancellor William Hewig III addressing those churches that are still seeking to leave the denomination. 

Read the statement