The mission of the United Methodist Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. If you are looking to grow in your Christian journey, the following resources and events are recommended in addition to the ministries of University UMC.

North Carolina Conference the United Methodist Church

The NC Conference, led by Bishop Hope Morgan Ward, encompasses 56 counties in eastern North Carolina, from Elon to the coast, and from the South Carolina border to the Virginia border. Membership in the NC Conference is approximately 230,000 persons worshiping in 808 churches within eight districts in eastern North Carolina. The conference often offers learning opportunities at the Conference building in Garner, NC, and at area churches.

Corridor District of the NC Conference

University UMC is a part of the Corridor District which is led by District Superintendent Mike Frese. To learn more about spiritual growth and outreach opportunities, click the links below.

Friends of Christ School for Christian Spirituality (FCSCS)

University UMC is a supporting congregation of the FCSCS is an ecumenical school for spiritual seekers who want to explore a deeper relationship with God within an open, inviting community.  Its purpose is to contribute to the spiritual formation and transformation of participants and to supplement what is already offered within their own faith communities.

Academy for Leadership Excellence (AFLE)

University UMC is a partnering congregation to AFLE; therefore, we receive 12 complimentary admission passes to each  “Days of Learning.” If you are interested in attending a Day of Learning, please contact Sharon Smith.

Upcoming AFLE Community Events