Annual Conference Materials

Everything you need to be prepared

Voting materials, legislation, equalization members, and everything you need to prepare for the annual conference can be found here for review or download. 

Legislation and print materials will not be available at Annual Conference except for the program guide.  Please print your own legislative materials, or access them digitally while onsite.

2022 Program Guide

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2022 Memorials

Visit the 2022 Memorials Webpage.

2022 Retirements

Visit the 2022 Retirement webpage.

Michigan Clergy and Lay Equalization 2022

Per Discipline, an equal number of Clergy and Lay Members attend annual conference.  This document reports Clergy and Lay equalization numbers for 2022.

2023 Annual Budget

Budget presented by the Conference Treasurer and the Council on Finance and Administration for review and vote.

Nominations Report

Those nominated for conference leadership in the coming year. This report will be presented during Annual Conference Plenary.

Rules of Order/Plan of Organization

The 2022 Draft plan of organization for the Michigan Conference can be found below.  These will be voted on in the early part of Annual Conference, and they contain the Rules of Order that govern our time together at Annual Conference.  Specific changes to the plan for 2022 can be found in BOLD.

Document files

Resolutions to the Annual Conference

Voting items presented to the Annual Conference will be posted here.

Conference Reports

Please view all conference reports PRIOR to attending the annual conference. Key reports will have voting actions and will not be shown during plenary session.

2022 Legislative Report

The Legislative Report includes the consent calendar and reports from each legislative committee.

2022 List of Appointments

Appointment changes effective as of July 1, 2022.

Corporate Session Documents

Church Closings

  1. Grand Rapids: Genesis UMC - November 29, 2021
  2. Kent City: Chapel Hill UMC - May 31, 2021
  3. Lansing: First UMC - January 1, 2022
  4. Lulu UMC - April 1, 2022
  5. Minden City UMC - January 1, 2022
  6. Monroe: Calvary UMC - December 1, 2021
  7. Redford: New Beginnings UMC - January 31, 2022
  8. Vickeryville UMC - September 6, 2022
  9. Fenwick UMC - September 6, 2022
  10. Palo UMC - September 6, 2022

Disaffiliations/Withdrawals

  1. Battle Creek Baseline UMC
  2. Canton Friendship UMC
  3. Northwest UMC
  4. Twin Lake UMC

Statistician Report

Reporting from all local churches. This report will be brought for a vote of acceptance at Annual Conference.

Volume 1: Historical Reports

Reports from Boards, Agencies, and other United Methodist related organizations.