The United Methodist Church in Central and Southern Europe consists of about 33'500 members and friends living in 16 countries . The worship services are held in more than 20 languages, but there are many more languages and ways in which members of this Church share the love of God with their neighbors.

On this website you may learn more about this unique part of the global family called the United Methodist Church.

Bishop Dr. Patrick Streiff

Building bridges in multicultural congregations

The United Methodist Church in Austria consists of people of very different cultural backgrounds. To focus on a uniting foundation and to actively build bridges – that was the aim of the Annual Conference which took place from June 7-10, 2018, at the English Speaking United Methodist Church of Vienna.


Invitation to Transformation

The 97thgathering of the Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church in Poland took place from June 14-17, 2018, in Kraplewo.


Bulgarian proposals would affect churches

Proposed amendments to Bulgaria’s Religious Denominations Act could affect financial support for United Methodist pastors, as well as who could serve.


To the Glory of God

The 2018 meeting of the Annual Conference Czech Republic-Slovakia of The United Methodist Church took place from May 25-27, 2018, in Bratislava (Slovakia).


European Methodist Festival 2018 - When Dreams Become Reality

It was in 2012. The European Methodist Council had planned to organize a European Methodist Festival in Krakow (Poland). However, due to the fact that not enough people had registered for this event by a certain time, this Festival regretfully had to be cancelled. And the question was: In times of an increasing individualism and political segregation – would there ever again be such a European Methodist Festival?