When the Annual Conference gathers in Green Bay on June 9, there will be 43 requests from local churches to disaffiliate from The United Methodist Church and our annual conference. All the churches have met the deadlines and completed required steps of the Wisconsin Conference’s disaffiliation policy implementing The Book of Discipline ¶2553 up through making financial payments by May 26. A majority vote of members of the Wisconsin Annual Conference is required to approve the requests.
Following is a listing of the 43 churches by district:
North Central: Borth, Marshfield: Zion, Mauston, Poy Sippi, Spencer, Stoddard, Wonewoc.
North East: Argonne, Eden: Tabor, Eldorado: Salem, Forest Junction: Zion, Greenville: Faith, Lomira: Trinity, Neenah: Faith, Oakfield, Sheboygan: Fountain Park, Waukau/Eureka.
North West: none
South East: Cambridge: Willerup, Greenfield: Christ, Racine: Faithbridge, Union Grove, Waterford: Community.
South West: Arthur, Baraboo: Emanuel, Belmont, Benton, Blackhawk: Bethlehem, Bloomington, Boscobel, Gays Mills, Juda: Zion, Liberty Pole, Madison: Asbury, Mount Hope, Mt. Zion, New Hope, North Clayton, Retreat, Rewey, Soldiers Grove, Wauzeka: St. Paul’s, Whig, Wisconsin Dells-Delton.