BelongUMC Gathering FAQ’s Answered

How is the worldwide Methodist Church affected by the shift. Will they stay United Methodist?Outside the United States the United Methodist Church has seven Central Conferences. As it stands today, …

Appointment Changes

Bishop Schnase and his Cabinet would like to announce the appointment changes for 2023.Click Here

Stay UMC Gathering in Carlsbad

On March 29th, Rev’s Craig Cockrell and Ross Whiteaker gathered the people of Carlsbad who desired to remain in the United Methodist Church. There were approximately 35 people present. The …

BelongUMC Gathering Recording

Approximately 200 people joined us for a BelongUMC online gathering. Bishop Schnase addressed disaffiliation votes in the Conference and the denomination. He also shared words of support and encouragement. Rather …

ABQ DS, Craig Cockrell to Retire in July

ABQ District Superintendent, Craig Cockrell has announced his retirement effective July 1, 2023. Craig has been a pastor in the NM Conference for 41 years. He has served churches in …

Stay UMC – Membership Form

Some of our churches have voted to disaffiliate from the United Methodist Church, which means that members of those churches who want to remain United Methodist must transfer their membership. …