Discernment

at LSUMC

 

On May 28, 2024, the official work of the discernment process at LSUMC began and will continue through the Fall.  

Ongoing updates will be provided to the church and resources can be found here to guide our work.


Resource Documents:


May_28_DC_Planning_Agenda_FINAL1.docx


Full_Recap_of_UMC_Discipline_Changes.pdf


letter_to_congregation_regarding_discernment.docx


Checklist_for_Closure_and_Separation_final_2023-09-15.pdf


UMC_Agreement_to_Separate.pdf


UMC General Conference  Changes



Resources from Committee to Stay




Resources from Committee to Separate





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OUR WAY FORWARD: Presentations & Information

The Way Forward - A Process of Education (March Congregational Meetings)

The Way Forward - Scripture Team (February Congregational Meetings)


Presentations available here: 

 https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1-qxSwDL3nN3bTfdbRvjBkJQmGsqm9v6Y



Additional Resources:

UMC_Guidelines_for_Holy_Conferencing.pdf

UMC_Local_Church_Discernment_Process_FAQ.pdf

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