About the NC Conference
We’re one of 54 conferences of The United Methodist Church in the United States.
We encompass 56 counties in eastern North Carolina, from Elon to the coast, and from the South Carolina border to the Virginia border.
Healthy Congregations and Effective Leaders in Every Place Making Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World.
Five Focus Areas
As we strive to make disciples, we focus on these five areas.
Congregations for Children
At a Glance
Learn more about the organization of the conference.
Bishop Leonard E. Fairley was appointed bishop of the North Carolina Conference in 2021.
Organized into eight districts, with District Superintendents as the chief mission strategists.
From Elon to the coast, find a church in your area.
Find a pastor serving in the NC Conference.
Call or send a message with any questions or concerns.
Our main office is located just off I-40 in Garner, NC.
A listing of each ministry office in the NC Conference.
Learn about or contact a specific team member.
Where ministry and money come to the same table to coordinate the mission, ministries, and resources of the conference.
The Conference Connectional Table is comprised of five teams.
A listing of each committee in the NC Conference.
Part of a regional body that promotes the evangelistic, missionary, educational, and benevolent interest and institutions of The United Methodist Church.
Data from 2021 Statistics.
View more in the Press Kit.
Who We Are
The United Methodist Church
The United Methodist Church is a worldwide connection of more than 12 million members in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the United States. We are the person next door, the church on the other side of the country, and the worshiping community across the globe. Together, we share a legacy of living as disciples of Jesus Christ, sharing God’s love both in what we say and how we serve our neighbors.