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

Earthquake in Albania – A national disaster

Early Tuesday morning, November 26, 2019, Albania was struck by a violent earthquake that claimed many lives, injured many people, collapsed buildings and deeply shocked people.


A dawn of hope in the present struggle in the church

After the decisions of General Conference as the highest legislative body in the world-wide United Methodist Church in February, a study group has been formed in the episcopal area of Bishop Patrick Streiff. The study group shall search for ways how to deal with these decisions. At its last meeting, the study group has affirmed in a surprisingly clear manner that it wants to strengthen what connects us – and accordingly will send a working paper to the church councils in the different countries.


New Beginnings in Bulgaria

The mission work of a United Methodist Local Pastor and his wife led to the start of a new congregation in Dalgopol.


Why me?

Missionary work for building up a church can be planned strategically. Sometimes however it only requires open eyes, open ears – and the readiness to follow a call.


„Save our Food“ - Methodists in Davos launch a project against „Food Waste“

Two pastors in Davos have launched „Save our Food”, a project that prevents food from being thrown away. The echoes were very positive. And the two already have plans how they can even expand the Ministry.