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Linda Harris
District Superintendent
Linda Harris

Becky Hoener
Executive Assistant
Becky Hoener

(636) 891-8004 ext 21
Fax: (636) 891-9700
301 Sovereign Court, Suite 100
Ballwin, Missouri 63011-4435


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2020 Conference and District Apportionment Deadline

posted on October 14

The final date to submit 2020 apportionment payments is January 8th, 2021. Any apportionment payment sent after December 31st, 2020  will need to be sent with guaranteed delivery before 4:30 p.m. on ...

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2020 Year End Stats

posted on October 14

Below are the important dates regarding the 2020 Year End Stats. Stats module opens – December, 28 2020 Stats Deadline Entry - January 22, 2021 Stats module closes – January, 31 2021 - No changes can...

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Coming soon! Digital Church: Reaching an Online Mission Field

posted on October 05

How do we minister when we can’t meet in-person? Learn how to connect new people to Christ in this virtual workshop, a learning experience designed to inspire and educate on how to approach digital ...

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Virtual Wespath Event

posted on October 02

From the comfort of your home space or the convenience of your workplace — Wespath Benefits and Investments – Delivered to you! All active clergy members of The United Methodist Church — Plan to ...

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Pray for Election Day 2020

posted on October 01

Lay pastor Ivan James has been watching with concern the national dialogue as the country nears the November 3 election. Deepening political divisions in America and the fear that votes won’t get ...

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Annual Election 2021 Webinar with Rev. Nate Berneking

posted on September 25

It’s almost Annual Election time! Ahead of this year’s healthcare election season, Rev. Nate Berneking is hosting a Virtual Benefits Roadshow webinar to share information about the 2021 HealthFlex ...

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Updated Safe Sanctuaries Policy

posted on September 24

The 2020 Pandemic has given cause to communicate with church members and youth through a digital church format. The Mission Council recently approved an addendum to the Conference’s Safe Sanctuaries ...

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2020 Consultation Forms

posted on September 24

The 2020 Consultation Forms are now available for download on the Forms page of the district website. 2020 Pastor Consultation Form (for Lead/Senior Pastors) 2020 Appointed Associate Pastor ...

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NextGen Conversations Podcast

posted on September 23

NextGen Conversations is a podcast that seeks to empower children’s, family, youth and college-aged leaders to create dynamic, Christ-centered ministries. Local church leaders often don’t have the ...

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Pastoring in Partisan Times Podcast

posted on September 23

The Pastoring in Partisan Times Podcast is now available! This podcast seeks to gain insight into pastoring purple in red and blue churches. Every episode offers insights and practical tips for ...

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Online MO Explo

posted on September 09

This event will be hosted online through Zoom.  Jesus says, “You did not choose me, but I chose you,” (John 15:16). Whether to professional or lay ministry, God’s call can be exciting, overwhelming ...

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Rural Connections Conference

posted on September 09

The Mark Twain District, in partnership with the Missouri Annual Conference, is offering the Rural Connections Conference. An online conference, the focus will be on mental health during this time of ...

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2020 Charge Conference Forms and Schedule

posted on July 01

Charge Conference Season will be quickly approaching, and we want to make sure you have all the information needed to start working on the paperwork now.  Schedule: As we continue to live into the ...

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District Apportionments Letter from Mission Council

posted on April 24

Dear Gateway Regional Churches,   Last week you received an email from the Annual Conference recognizing that due to COVID-19 some churches may need apportionment relief in 2020. The Missouri ...

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Learn + Lead Podcast

posted on June 11

The Learn + Lead Podcast features pastors, church planters and lay leaders from churches of all sizes who share their stories of growth and provide tools that you can use in your congregation. With ...

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