Annual Conference 2018

2018 Annual Conference

Annual Conference 2018 Bearing Fruit that Lasts: Called explored what it means to be called and equipped as followers of Jesus Christ.  Worship services were guided by John 15:13-17 (CEB) while business sessions reinforced our EOC vision. 

Click on the Annual Conference 2018 website to:

  • view and download the AC 2018 recap video,
  • read the Annual Conference 2018 summary,
  • read business session and worship service recaps,
  • view photo galleries, and
  • learn the voting results of the 2018 resolutions.

Visit the EOC YouTube page to:

  • view the Episcopal Address
  • view each worship service
  • view the daily business sessions



ALL EVENTS: View the EOC Calendar
SUBMIT: Submit an Event to the Calendar

MTSO Makes Incredible Tuition Offer


Methodist Theological School in Ohio (MTSO), and its generous donors, offers every qualified applicant who pursues United Methodist candidacy an opportunity to earn a Master’s degree with no out-of-pocket tuition expenses.

This commitment is extended to every qualified prospective student who pursues United Methodist candidacy as an elder or deacon and applies to a Master’s degree program by Aug. 1, 2018, for the 2018-19 academic year.

MTSO financial aid experts will assist each applicant in locating and applying for scholarships, and if those sources don’t cover an applicant’s full tuition, MTSO and its donors will make up the difference!

Interested prospective students are invited to contact an MTSO admissions counselor at (800) 333-6876 or by Aug. 1 to learn more.

Equipping local churches to be, make, and mature disciples of Jesus Christ

Four Areas of Focus

FOUR AREAS OF FOCUS: United Methodists live out our mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world through Four Areas of Focus: Engaging in Ministry with the Poor; Improving Global Health; Developing Principled Christian Leaders; and Creating New and Renewed Congregations.

50 Years UMC

The UMC TURNS 50: The Uniting Conference on April 23, 1968 joined together the Methodist Church and the Evangelical Brethren Church to form The United Methodist Church.  View and download the latest resources to help your congregation celebrate the 50th anniversary of The United Methodist Church.

Disaster response

SPECIAL GENERAL CONFERENCE: Delegates will meet February 23-26, 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri for a special session of General Conference. The purpose of the special session is to act on a report from the Commission on a Way Forward and recommendations from the Council of Bishops.

YAC 18

YOUTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE (YAC):  Teens from across Ohio gathered at Lakeside Chautauqua June 8-10 for YAC ’18.  Ephesians 4:3-6 was the guiding verse for this year’s theme We Are One. Learn more about YAC ’18

to life-giving ministries of The United Methodist Church.

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