The purpose of the Committee on Local Church History (CLCH) is to encourage congregations to collect and preserve records, recollections, biographies, autobiographies, memorials, memorabilia and other pertinent material have historical significance to United Methodism in Wisconsin. The committee also promotes and disseminates the history of United Methodism.

The CLCH sponsors a historical pilgrimage once a year on the last Saturday in September, which are hosted by churches all over the state. If your church is interested in hosting, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 888-240-7328.

The committee publishes a newsletter, Flashbacks, three times a year. If you have materials of historical interest, church anniversaries, recollections, or activities sponsored by local historical committees or historians, you can submit them for publication to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..