Life Together in the UM Connection (Polity)

June 7, 14, 21, 28, 2022

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm (ET)

Zoom meeting - Zoom link will be sent by email


This is a required class for the Certified Lay Speakers.  This course gives participants an overview of the structure and organization of The United Methodist Church.

There is no cost to attend.

Registration deadline:  May 31, 2022 at 11:59 pm (ET)

Required text:  Polity, Practice, and the Mission of The United Methodist Church by Thomas Edward Frank.  Available through Amazon for $17.49 and in a Kindle version for $14.00.  A copy of the 2016 Book of Discipline is recommended and is available online for free at  Participants are expected to have read the book prior to the first class meeting and are expected to participate in all four class sessions.