The United Methodist Church

United Methodist Doctrine and Social Principles
For more information on the United Methodist Church, go to the umc.org website.  It contains the history, doctrine, and social principles of the United Methodist Church which are reviewed and/or amended at the general conferences.

General Conference
The United Methodist Church’s top legislative body has been postponed until August 2021 at the Minneapolis Convention Center.  For more information on this and other happenings in the United Methodist Church, visit the United Methodist News Service at newsdesk@umcom.org.

General Conference is the top policy-making body of The United Methodist Church which meets once every four years.The conference can revise church law, as well as adopt resolutions on current moral, social, public policy and economic issues. It also approves plans and budgets for church-wide programs.

The South Carolina Annual Conference also was postponed and a date has not yet been determined.  This is the body of lay and clergy delegates that make decisions for the entire South Carolina conference.