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United Methodist Insurance (UMI)


Thank you for your interest in United Methodist Insurance (UMI). UMI is a non-profit, captive insurance company started by the General Council on Finance and Administration of The United Methodist Church (GCFA).  UMI’s mission is to protect the people and property of The United Methodist Church.  It accomplishes its mission by assisting in a financially responsible way while providing access to the broadest coverage available.

By utilizing a captive insurance company to offer P&C coverage, UMI will benefit from lower operating expenses, more predictable premiums, consistent coverage and improved service. The UMI program offers property, boiler & equipment breakdown, commercial general liability, workers compensation, commercial auto, directors & officers liability, employment practices liability, crime and umbrella coverage.


United Methodist Insurance's only mission is protecting the property and ministries of the United Methodist Church. We have contracted with the Church Insurance Agency Corporation (CIAC) as a service provider. CIAC is a non-profit insurance agency specializing in general agency and risk management services for religious institutions. Since 1930, CIAC’s mission has been to assist congregations and affiliated church organizations in a financially responsible way, while providing access to the broadest coverage available.