Going Forward


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What Does The Scripture Say About It?

Library of Resources


Do you have questions about the discernment or disaffiliation process?  Keep checking here for resources and materials.  Also, be sure to join us at one of our “Question and Answer” sessions in September!  You can also email any questions to discernment@clearbranch.org

  • Sunday, Sep 11
  • Wednesday, Sep 14
  • Sunday, Sep 25
  • Wednesday, Sep 28

Informational Sessions about post seperation options:

  • Foundry Network – October 12 @ 6pm (Former Clearbranch Pastor Robin Scott will be with us for a time of information and questions regarding the Foundry Network as an option for churches following a disaffiliation vote from the UMC.  All are invited to attend and get more information.)
  • Free Methodist Church – October 16 at 2pm (Join us the afternoon of October 16 as we come together to hear about the Free Methodist Church and how they will be organized following a UMC split.)
  • Stay UMC – October 19 @ 6pm (On October 19 at 6pm, we are honored to welcome Bishop Dr. Debra Wallace-Padgett as she gives information, answers questions, and talks about the future of the United Methodist Church.)
  • Global Methodist Church – October 22 @ 10am (This event will feature Rob Renfroe and Angela Pleasants as the keynote speakers who will be sharing and answering questions regarding the Global Methodist Church.  Go to www.newmethodistmovement.org to register.)

Discernment Team Members

  • Jeremy Auvil
  • Cindy Bankston
  • Ron Bunch
  • Greg Carroll
  • Jessica Cater
  • Tony Coop
  • Donna Dexter
  • Joel Dobbs
  • Matt Harlow
  • Mark Harvard
  • Kerry Hendricks
  • Matt Jones
  • Lisa Keith
  • Tammie Lunceford
  • Terrie Maske
  • Bradley Morris
  • Bradley Mueller
  • David Shelton
  • Hannah Shelton
  • Jake Skellett
  • Addie Smith
  • Vaughn Stafford
  • Greg Williams