District News



  • Worship Planning Retreat (early Christmas present to our churches)  https://ny163.infusionsoft.com/app/hostedEmail/1805026/c59f11df986f58c4
  •  ROADSHOW with Nate Berneking (Nate will discuss the small change being made to the defined contribution (the amount full-time clergy receive to cover their individual premiums).  He will walk through details relating to how individuals might make decisions when it comes to selecting plans, and he and staff will provide much-requested training on the Pastoral Support Form and a new Addendum full-time clergy must complete in October and November.  Full-time clergy, spouses and any church business administrators or treasurers should attend to learn more about compensation, health insurance and payroll.  October 6, 2017 @ First UMC in Lebanon)
  • Building Worship Bridges with Cathy Townley (Workshop at King’s Way on Saturday, 10/7/17 from 9A-4P on how the worship service builds briges between your church and nearby neighborhoods. Cost is $150 for a team of four-including pastor.  Register at www.ozarksdistricts.org)