In 1973, the Stepney and East Village churches combined to form the United Methodist Church of Monroe. Here are links to some rather extensive documents from our 40th Anniversary Celebration in 2013, as well as from our 25th Anniversary Celebration in 1998:
UMC Monroe 40th Anniversary Booklet
Written for the occasion of our 40th Anniversary Celebration on October 27, 2013, and as a continuation of the UMC Monroe 25th Anniversary Booklet, it is the result of the combined efforts of our pastor and members in gathering, compiling and telling the story of our formation and development as two congregations; and later, one united, strong congregation known as the United Methodist Church of Monroe.
Chicken Soup for the Methodist Soul 40th Anniversary
A collection of stories shared by members in celebration of our 40th Anniversary.
UMC Monroe 25th Anniversary Booklet
Written for the occasion of our 25th Anniversary Celebration on October 3, 1998, it is the result of the combined efforts of our pastor and members in gathering, compiling and telling the story of our formation and development as two congregations; and later, one united, strong congregation known as the United Methodist Church of Monroe.
Chicken Soup for the Methodist Soul 25th Anniversary
A collection of stories shared by members in celebration of our 25th Anniversary.
Click here for a link to the New York Conference The Vision online newspaper.
The United Methodist Church of Monroe is a part of the Connecticut District in the New York Annual Conference, under the direction of Bishop Jane Allen Middleton. For more information regarding our connectional church check out these links:
We are on Facebook: UMCM Facebook Page
We are a church committed to mission: See all the places that the United Methodists have been in mission throughout the world:
Members of the United Methodist Church of Monroe have a long-term relationship with the Volunteers in Mission outreach to Mozambique, Africa:
An extensive history of The United Methodist Church:
History: Our Story
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Have you seen the new UMC Handbook?
The new United Methodist Handbook is now available in an easy-to-read and share digital format. The Handbook is among the best resources for laity providing leadership, people new to The United Methodist Church and clergy who occasionally get stumped by a question. It includes:
- United Methodist teachings,
- church structure and organization,
- denominational initiatives,
- what it means to be a worldwide church,
- connectional giving information,
- a glossary of United Methodist terms … and much more
You can also download the Handbook for off-line reading, print pages for new member classes, leader training and other events and send it to others.
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