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Linda Harris
District Superintendent
Linda Harris

Rebecca Hoener
Executive Assistant
Rebecca Hoener

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


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2022 Annual HealthFlex Election Information

posted on October 15

2022 HealthFlex Annual Election is November 3-18, 2021. Here are some resources you may find helpful this annual enrollment season: Pastoral Support Addendum - Form Coming Soon Plan Comparison (PDF) ...

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2021 Year End Stats

posted on October 12

Below are the important dates regarding the 2021 Year End Stats. Stats module opens – December, 27 2021 Stats Deadline Entry - January 24, 2022 Stats module closes – January, 31 2022 - No changes can...

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Maplewood UMC Seeking PT Administrative Coordinator

posted on October 12

Maplewood UMC is seeking applicants for an Administrative Coordinator position. The Administrative Coordinator is responsible to:  Proactively recognize and respond to administrative needs of the ...

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Race and Culture Survey

posted on October 11

The Missouri Conference of The United Methodist Church is conducting research to better understand race and culture within our connection and congregations. The survey is confidential and asks for ...

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Interfaith Partnership of Greater St. Louis Annual Celebration

posted on October 05

The Interfaith Partnership of Greater St. Louis is hosting their 2021 Annual Celebration on Thursday, October 28 at 7:00pm at the Educational and Cultural Center of the Hindu Temple of St. Louis. This...

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Tod Bolsinger Virtual Event

posted on September 30

Most leaders assume that navigating the challenges of a changing world, while trying to lead wisely and well, will be the most difficult thing they face. Yet, oftentimes the most important obstacle ...

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Christian Transformational Leaders Course

posted on September 21

We ALL wish our church had more leaders, or that we could develop more leadership skills ourselves.  After all, we are to support the church with our prayers, our presence, our gifts, our service and ...

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Copyright-Related Resource

posted on September 21

Have you ever thought twice before ripping a video from YouTube or saving photos from Google Images to show in worship on Sunday? You might be surprised to know that those actions violate copyright ...

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Webster UMC Seeking PT Communications & Administration Coordinator

posted on September 16

Webster United Methodist Church is seeking a Part Time Communications and Administration Coordinator. Webster United Methodist is a theologically progressive and inclusive church. This position has ...

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EMERGE: A Soul Connections Retreat - Oct. 28-30

posted on September 15

EMERGE invites you to rest and renew your sense of connection and community as we emerge together from this difficult season. Using the story of Lazarus as our guide, we’ll reflect on the challenges ...

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2021 Consultation Forms

posted on September 08

The 2021 Consultation Forms are now available for download on the Forms page of the district website. 2021 Pastor Consultation Form (for Lead/Senior Pastors) 2021 Appointed Associate Pastor ...

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Fall Coach Training Opportunities

posted on September 02

In partnership with Rev. Val Hastings and Coaching4Clergy, the Missouri Conference is offering the three steps of training required to become an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) with the International ...

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Disaster Response Updates: Louisiana, New Jersey and New York

posted on September 02

Many of you have graciously asked how you can help our Louisiana neighbors in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida. Scott Burdin, Missouri Disaster Response Coordinator, has been in close contact with ...

2021 Conference and District Apportionment Deadline

posted on August 31

The final date to submit 2021 apportionment payments is January 10th, 2022. Any apportionment payment sent after December 31st, 2021  will need to be sent with guaranteed delivery before 4:30 p.m. on ...

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Thinking Theologically Discussion Courses

posted on August 30

Thinking Theologically provides intellectual renewal through small group, discussion-based courses focused on a single concept, theory or reading. Together we’ll connect these theological thoughts to ...

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Living Word's "Aspire Women's Event" - Oct. 24

posted on August 26

One Night-3 hours -Just For Women Aspire is a one-night women’s event full of laughter, learning, stories, and music with three ladies taking the stage, 1 Bible Teacher – 1 Comedian – 1 Musician. The...

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Part-Time Ministerial Leaders Education Program

posted on July 29

Part-Time Ministerial Leaders, or PML, is an educational multi-tool that is designed to be both a program (like a degree) and individual courses (freestanding course opportunities). Its dual purpose ...

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COVID-19 Vaccine-Related Resources for the Local Church

posted on July 12

FAQs About COVID-19 Vaccines and the Local Church With outbreaks persisting and vaccines on the rise, several questions are coming up with respect to our churches and vaccines. The Missouri Conference...

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Emotional Health Small Group Resource

posted on July 12

What does the Bible have to say about feelings? Using the Pixar movie Inside Out as a guide, this resource explores what scripture has to say about the emotions personified in the film: joy, anger, ...

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Charge Conference Schedule and Forms

posted on July 06

We are taking our fall charge conferences in an exciting new direction this year. Instead of doing them in the fall like usual, we are scheduling them in January. This will give churches additional ...

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Manchester's "Walk Justly Conference" - Oct. 22-24

posted on July 01

Building on our rich Wesleyan heritage of social holiness, Manchester UMC will host Methodists from across the connection in a two-day conference dedicated to the topic of “Just Missions.” The Walk ...

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COVID-19 Guidelines for In-Person Worship (May 1, 2021)

posted on April 30

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new guidance that may allow reducing restrictions on gatherings particularly in outdoor spaces.  In the spirit of doing no harm, Bishop Farr...

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NEW Clergy and Laity Newsletters

posted on March 09

Have you signed up for our new clergy and laity newsletters? We wrap up everything you need to know about what's happening in the Missouri Conference into one weekly email with tailored content. Sign ...

Redistricting Proposal Details

posted on February 18

The Missouri Conference Mission Council has voted unanimously to recommend that the Missouri Conference reduce the number of districts from nine to five beginning July 1, 2022. A proposal will be ...

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Wellness Resources

posted on February 05

Wellness might feel like the latest buzzword, but now more than ever, it’s important for each of us to be intentional in how we’re maintaining our well-being. Wespath defines wellness as encompassing ...

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Pre-Recorded Sermons Available for Download

posted on January 28

In December, the Missouri Conference recorded four sermons by Rev. Nate Berneking, Rev. Dr. Kate Hanch, Rev. Hank Jenkins and Bishop Farr with plans to make them available for use in the local church....

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Digital Church: Reaching an Online Mission Field

posted on January 07

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 ...