United Methodist Church

Visit the website of the United Methodist Church to find out more about what we believe and how we demonstrate those beliefs to people around the corner and around the world.  Click here.

Michigan Conference

The Michigan Conference of the United Methodist Church was created in 2018 with the merger of the former Detroit Conference and the West Michigan Annual Conferences.  The Michigan Conference is made up of nearly 850 churches, 650 clergy members and over 130,000 lay members.


The conference is headquartered in Lansing, Michigan.  In addition to the Northern Skies District, the Michigan Conference includes the Central Bay, East Winds, Greater Detroit, Greater Southwest, Heritage, Mid-Michigan, Midwest and Northern Waters Districts.


Click here to discover more about the vision of the Michigan Conference of The United Methodist Church.

Northern Skies District of the United Methodist Church

This is your link to the website of the Northern Skies District of the United Methodist Church.


Memorial United Methodist Church is part of the Northern Skies District which is the largest and northernmost district of the Michigan Conference.


The District serves United Methodist Churches in the Upper Peninsula as well as the Eastern half of the Lower Peninsula.


One indication of how large the Northern Skies District is  - the district has shoreline on three of the Great Lakes, Superior, Michigan and Huron.