North Central Jurisdiction: The United Methodist Church

Serving the upper midwest with many hands building a world-transforming community

Our Mission

The mission of The United Methodist Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of world. Local churches provide the most significant arena which disciple-making occurs.

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     Bishop Haller Announces Retirement Plans

     August 29, 2022

     Bishop Laurie Haller has released an episcopal letter
     indicating her plans including returning to active ministry on October 1.

     She further announced that she will retire at the end of 2022.

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Council clarifies property-transfer rules

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conference group's plans for standing against racism?

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“Who do we say that we are?” as the church seeks to affirm the basis of their identity in faith and service to Christ.

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The Mission Council supports the vision and mission of the Church and the development of models for that mission within the jurisdiction.

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United Methodist Volunteers In Mission – North Central Jurisdiction (UMVIM-NCJ) supports efforts by individuals and teams of volunteers within the NCJ who are invited by and work with the local host United Methodist Church or affiliated agency to bring Christ’s healing to situations of need.

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United Women in Faith

A community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

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