Direct Link to website for entering local church data in the Congregational Ministry Plan for Renewed Vitality. Call To Action reporting through UMVitalCongregations.org. Click Setting Goals tab in menu bar and then at far right middle click link Congregations: Click here to set your Goals. In bottom right hand corner Search By Genral Church Number Log in here with your 6 digit GCFA Church number (if your church number is 5 digits, put in a leading zero). Click Search button. Fill in white boxes in drop down and press Submit button.
Note: A document in PDF format requires Adobe (R) Reader (R) program loaded on the computer. To get a free download of the Reader program to open the file go to http://www.adobe.com/.
Episcopal Terms documented in PDF format. This file focuses on all United Methodist Bishops serving since 1967. The project was designed to study how long Bishops served after their election (tenure). The file also has supporting documentation with a comprehensive list of Bishops by year of Election and complete runs of Episcopal Areas listing Bishops.
The four documents following are each 800 plus page books:
2012 Official Journal in PDF format - be patient - large file (5.4 MB)
Local Church Statistics of each Church for 39 years (1974-2012) in PDF format - be patient - large file (4 MB) 32,060 Records
Read a brief History of every Local Church (1825-2011) in PDF format - be patient - large file (6.4 MB) 1,632 Records
Read a brief History of all Pastors (1784-2010) in PDF format - be patient - large file (6 MB) 8,048 Records
1786 General Minutes reprinted
Direct Link to Form for entering Local Church Statistical Tables. User Name & Password Required.
John R. Wilson, Conference Statistician