The Congregational Methodist Church was organized in 1852 in order to meet the need for a Methodist Church with a system of government more in harmony with the practices of early Christianity. Their prime objection to the Methodist Episcopal Church, South was that lay people had no say in the government of their church and competent lay people could not become ministers because of the stringent educational qualifications for ordination.
This category is only for sites that relate to the Congregational Methodist Churches denomination NOT *Southern* Congregational Methodist churches or *First* Congregational Methodist Church of the USA.

Local churches are *not* listed at this level, please find the sub category and offer the site there.

Offering a site to the wrong category only delays it being reviewed by an editor for possible inclusion in the directory.

We reserve the right not to list a site in the directory.

Thank you.

This category is for sites relating to local churches who are part of the Congregational Methodist church denomination.
Please only offer here sites relating to local churches who are part of the Congregational Methodist Church denomination.

NOT "*Southern* Congregational Methodist" churches OR "*First* Congregational Methodist Church of the USA".

Offering a site to the wrong category only delays it being reviewed by an editor for possible inclusion in the directory.

We reserve the right not to list a site in the directory.

Thank you.