UMC Membership

Continuing as a Member of The United Methodist Church

If you want to remain a United Methodist after your local church disaffiliates, you can and we are excited to continue in ministry with you!

There are two ways you can remain a United Methodist in North Alabama:

1. You may transfer your membership to another local United Methodist Church.

Use our Church Directory to find a congregation near you.

You may also contact your District office and they will be happy to assist you.

2. You may transfer your membership to your District’s Membership Roll.

If you haven’t identified a new church home, you can remain a United Methodist by moving your membership to the District. Contact your District office if you have questions.

Use this online form
to transfer your UMC Membership. →

Download this printable form and mail it to your District Office.


Be a part of something new!

The North Alabama Conference is committed to starting new United Methodist ministries and communities of faith, especially in areas that may be without a UMC presence after church disaffiliations.

Contact your District to learn about new ministry opportunities in your area.

Central District Northwest District
Cheaha District South Central District
Mountain Lakes District Southeast District
Northeast District Southwest District



Online Giving

When you transfer your membership to the District, you can also transfer your tithes and offerings.

A new online giving portal is coming soon!


North Alabama Conference leaders are praying for you!

We know the discernment and disaffiliation process has been difficult for many people. Please know we are happy you will remain a United Methodist in North Alabama. There are many people who will walk beside you during this journey. We look forward to continuing our mission together to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world!

Discover, Develop and Deploy Spiritual Leaders to Make Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World.