Many UM Churches are in the midst of discerning their affiliation with the United Methodist Church in the future. The Protocol for Reconciliation and Grace through Separation would have provided and amicable separation of theological perspectives, bur its consideration was made impossible with the cancellation of the General Conference in 2022. It is included here for your review, but it is unlikely that it will be considered at General Conference in 2024.

Protocol for Separation

Comparison Chart

Other Proposals for Division