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 to view the Episcopal Address, each worship service and daily business sessions.



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

Back-to-School Outreach Resources

Back to school resources

Reach out to families in your community to promote school supply giveaways, backpack blessings, and Sunday school rally days at your church.

United Methodist Communications is offering customizable resources for your back-to-school ministry now through October 10.  They are available in a variety of designs, with multiple messages options, and you can even upload your own artwork. 

Choose from: postcards for direct mailing to specific zip codes; invitation cards that congregation members can distribute to friends, coworkers and neighbors; and outdoor banners that will greet passersby with encouraging words of welcome.

Receive $200 off your order by using promo code F18UMC200 when you place your online order.

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.

Project Feed

PROJECT FEED 2018East Ohio Conference youth continue to set an example of the cooperative ministry that is needed to reach out into our mission fields, both at home and around the world. November 10-11 teens and their adult leaders hope to pack 50,000 meals that will be sent to developing countries around the world. Learn more.

to life-giving ministries of The United Methodist Church.

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