UMC Survey Crowd, captioned: What does it mean to be United Methodist?

Research shows UM church values differ

In the U.S., perceptions of United Methodist values differ by a person’s role and experience. What has a high degree of importance to a pastor may be of much less significance to a church member, and especially to those who don’t attend regularly. But most United Methodists agree that an emphasis on God’s grace is very important, as well as having a Communion table where all are welcome.  These are some of the findings of an extensive new quantitative study by United Methodist Communications conducted in late 2014. Learn more