The United Methodist Church in Central and Southern Europe consists of approximately 33.500 members and friends living in 16 countries (you can find a map here), celebrating worship services in more than 20 languages and share God’s love in even more languages and expressions.

On this website you will learn more about this unique part of the  worldwide family of The United Methodist Church.

Bishop Dr. Patrick Streiff

«Take the bull by the horns»

Is it possible to remain connected in a church despite different convictions on the practice of homosexuality? A study group of Methodists in Central and Southern Europe looks for ways - and asks itself the question how strong the will is to remain together.


Run the Race in Romania

The UMC in Romania is not only a young Church – it also offers a variety of attractive activities to young people – for instance the “Run the Race Camp”.


Different form of church in Poland

There are not many United Methodist church buildings that are older than 600 years. But in Glaznoty, in the northern part of Poland, there is one. And it is not only a historical building but a place where new expressions of church can be experienced.


Open for Faith, Hope, and Love

At the 2019 meeting of Poland Annual Conference, historical decisions were taken in regard to the ordination of women.


What to teach?

The 2019 meeting of Austria Provisional Annual Conference took place from May 30 to June 2 in Graz. It was characterized by a reshaping: less time for receiving and approving reports, on the other hand more time for conferencing and for thematic work.