Below you will be able to download a resource guide leaders compiled to highlight issues and questions for discernment to guide our church family as we prayerfully discern the Lord's will as we move into the future. Additionally, below the Resource Guide link are videos which are included in the Resource Guide in case you have trouble accessing them from the hyperlinks in the pdf.

NEXT STEPS RESOURCE GUIDE (Full Version - pdf Download - 11/16/2022)

Resource Guide Videos:

**PLEASE READ the resource guide that is linked above.

Window to Exit (Bishop Scott Jones, retiring bishop of Texas Annual Conference)

The UMC Is Dividing and Is Divided (Rev. Rob Renfroe)

Will the UMC Become More Progressive? (Bishop Scott Jones)

Why It's Time for Traditionalists to Leave (Rev. Rob Renfroe)

Why not wait until the 2024 General Conference has occurred before exiting the denomination? (Bishop Scott Jones)

Denominational Options (Bishop Scott Jones)

Where Should We Go? (Rev. Rob Renfroe)

Global Methodist Church (Bishop Scott Jones)

Advantages of the GMC (Bishop Scott Jones)

How pastors are appointed in the GMC (Bishop Scott Jones)

Is The United Methodist Church really...? - Part 1 (ARTICLE LINK)

Is The UMC really...? - Part 2 (ARTICLE LINK)

Is the UMC really…? – Part 3 (ARTICLE LINK)

Is the UMC really…? – Part 4 (ARTICLE LINK)

Is the UMC really…? – Part 5 (ARTICLE LINK)

Additionally, you can view the Annual Conference Zoom webinar from September 25th here:

Rev. Adam Hamilton A Future with Hope for the UMC

Rev. Adam Hamilton Why remain UMC?