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    Mission & Vision of the Upper New York Annual Conference


    To make Disciples for the transformation of the world.


    To live the gospel of Jesus Christ and to be God’s love with our neighbors in all places.


    As United Methodists, we seek to enhance and expand the mission and ministries of local churches by joining together as an annual conference. The Book of Discipline in ¶601 defines the purpose of the annual conference as: “to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world by equipping its local churches for ministry and by providing a connection for ministry beyond the local church; all to the glory of God.”


    In fulfilling the purpose, the primary tasks of the Upper New York Annual Conference are to: