Ministry Protection

United Methodist Insurance

United Methodist Insurance coverages are specifically designed to meet the needs of local churches for insurance protection. Simply put, in the event of a loss, it is our goal to handle every claim efficiently and to pay covered losses expeditiously. Who do we insure? (click here)

Learn more about "Protecting Church Contributions" (click here)

Questions & Answers: (click here)

  • Insurance Requirements
  • Automobile
  • Employment Practices
  • General Liability
  • Property
  • Umbrella Liability
  • Workers Compensation
  • Umbrella Liability

For other answers to your questions, use visit us online at

Click here for Safe Sanctuaries Training Video

Click here for the Safe Sanctuaries PowerPoint presentation

Coverage & Limits

Need to file a claim (click here) for the UMI's Claims Page

Fire Protection Policy

Church Risk Assessment

Facility Inspection Policy and Checklist

TRAK-1 (Managing Ministry Risk) 

View information to find resources on how to Manage Ministry Risks associated with ministry

TRAK-1 (Background Screening)

To support the safest and most protected environment possible, screen employees and volunteers working and volunteering in the ministry.  Complete a Safe Sanctuary background check,  click the link above.

Learn how to protect your church from theft (click here)

Starting April 2012, there is a new way to ensure a legal workforce. It called E-Verify

E-Verify is an Internet-based system that allows businesses to determine the eligibility of their employees to work in the United States. E-Verify is fast, free and easy to use – and it’s the best way employers can ensure a legal workforce.   To find out more about E-Verify, including Quick Reference Guides, please visit or call 1-888-464-4218.