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Phone(662) 534-7793
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Mail PO Box 686
New Albany, MS 38652
Location 218B S Denton RD
New Albany, MS 38652
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Monday        8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday       8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 
Wednesday  8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 
Thursday      8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 
Friday          CLOSED

Events

New Albany, other "District", and "Conference" events


Clergy Leadership Conference

Monday, February 17 2020 to Wednesday, February 19 2020


6th Annual Mississippi Legislative Prayer Breakfast

Thursday, February 20 2020 - 8:00 AM to Thursday, February 20 2020 - 9:15 AM

We encourage you to join us for this special gathering! The purpose of the 6th Annual Legislative Prayer Breakfast is to bring the Christian community together to pray for our Legislators as they perform the requirements of their office for the 2020 legislative session. As we pray together, this event is a illustration of unity across denominational and racial lines.   It is sponsored by various denominations and Mission Mississippi. If you would like to attend, contact Jason Zebert (jzebert...


Licensing School

Friday, February 21 2020 to Saturday, February 22 2020

Licensing School provides basic preparation for pastoral ministry and is an educational requirement for individuals pursuing licensed local pastor ministry in the United Methodist Church. The Center for Ministry at Millsaps College administers the Mississippi Annual Conference Licensing School under the direction of the Mississippi Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry and the Office of Spiritual Leadership. The Mississippi Annual Conference Licensing School meets at Millsaps College in ...


Tupelo District 2020 Lay Servant Training

Friday, February 21 2020 - 6:00 PM to Saturday, February 22 2020 - 4:00 PM

Lay Servant Ministries is one of the most significant lay leadership development programs available within the United Methodist connection. Through this equipping and empowering system, lay servants can grow as disciples of Jesus Christ who then go and make other disciples.   We hope you will join us February 21-22, 2020 for our Lay Servant Training.  This year. Our classes and faculty are:   Adult Basic Course: Rev. Mary R. Hutson, Ordained Elder serving Aberdeen First & Strong United Methodist...


East-West Jackson - 2020 District Lay Servant Ministry School

Saturday, February 22 2020 - 7:30 AM to Saturday, February 22 2020 - 4:30 PM

Location: Trinity UMC, 649 Luckney Rd, Brandon, MS  (601-825-5563) 7:30am - 8:00am - Sign In 8:00am - 8:30am - Opening 8:30am - 4:15am - Classes begin  


Meridian - Lay Servant School

Saturday, February 22 2020 - 7:30 AM to Saturday, February 22 2020 - 4:15 PM


New Albany District Lay Servant School, Feb. 22

Saturday, February 22 2020 - 8:00 AM to Saturday, February 22 2020 - 4:00 PM

Register now and join us for the New Albany District Lay Servant School, February 22, 2020, 8 am - 4 pm at First United Methodist Church, 207 E Bankhead ST, New Albany. COURSE DESCRIPTIONS: LAY SERVANT BASIC COURSE, LED BY CHERYL DENLEY The Lay Servant Ministries Basic Course is a foundational course designed to equip and renew current leaders in The United Methodist Church. It explores personal spiritual gifts, servant leadership, each leader's role in developing future leaders, the importance ...


Wesley Feast Day

Sunday, February 23 2020 - 6:00 PM to Sunday, February 23 2020

Joint worship service - Church of the Resurrection Episcopal Church(Starkville, MS) and Covenant United Methodist Church(Columbus, MS) Hosted by the Church of the Resurrection Episcopal Church Preacher - Bishop James E. Swanson - Bishop of The Mississippi Conference of The United Methodist Church Celebrant - The Rt. Rev. Brian R. Seage - Bishop of The Episcopal Church in Mississippi  


EJA: Clergy Gathering

Monday, February 24 2020 - 10:00 AM to Monday, February 24 2020 - 12:00 PM

We need some time together! With the high anxiety in our connection these days, we need to gather, pray, and reflect. This is the first of TWO gatherings in February and March at the EJ District Office at Ridgeland FUMC, 234 West Jackson Street, Ridgeland, 39157. We pray that all our East Jackson Clergy can attend both of these days. The March 26th clergy gathering will be duplicated in every district throughout the month, so it is essential that you attend! PLEASE RSVP (that means we hear from ...


WJA: Clergy-Only Gathering

Tuesday, February 25 2020 - 10:30 AM to Tuesday, February 25 2020 - 12:00 PM

Clergy Only Gathering: (Yazoo - Delta Area) This gathering will take place at Yazoo City First UMC.


Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, February 26 2020


The Gathering 2020 ("Time")

Friday, February 28 2020 to Sunday, March 01 2020

The Gathering 2020: Time  Who: Students grades six through 12 and their leaders  What: A three-day, Christ-exalting conference uniting students from across Mississippi for a weekend of dynamic worship, fellowship, relevant teaching, laughter, friendship, inspiration, fun and life-change! When:  Friday, February 28 ~ 7:00 p.m. - Sunday, March 1 ~ 9:30 a.m. Where: Christ United Methodist Church, 6000 Old Canton Road in Jackson, Mississippi How Much: ***1 free adult spot for every 15 students ...


GWD District Leadership Training

Sunday, March 01 2020 - 2:00 PM to Sunday, March 01 2020 - 4:30 PM

 


WJA: Clergy-Only Gathering

Tuesday, March 03 2020 - 10:30 AM to Tuesday, March 03 2020 - 12:00 PM

Clergy Only Gathering: (Clinton Area) This gathering will take place at Clinton First UMC.


WJA: Clergy Only Gathering

Wednesday, March 04 2020 - 10:30 AM to Wednesday, March 04 2020 - 12:00 PM

Clergy Only Gathering: (North/South Area) This gathering will take place at Central UMC, 500 N Farish St., Jackson.


WJA: Clergy Only Gathering

Thursday, March 05 2020 - 10:30 AM to Thursday, March 05 2020 - 12:00 PM

Clergy Only Gathering: (Vicksburg/Port Gibson Area) This gathering will take place at Hawkins UMC.


Mississippi Conference UMW Spiritual Growth Retreat

Friday, March 06 2020 - 5:30 PM to Saturday, March 07 2020 - 1:00 PM

SPIRITUAL GROWTH RETREAT 2020 MISSISSIPPI CONFERENCE UNITED METHODIST WOMEN FRIDAY, MARCH 6 – SATURDAY, MARCH 7 CAMP WESLEY PINES, GALLMAN, MS THEME:  ACTION! Women of Purpose, Ready for Action! LEADER:  LaToya Thompson We will discuss being turned in and turned on when God calls you to step up and fulfill your purpose and talk about what to do while you’re waiting on His call to action. “For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, ...


WJA: Clergy-Only Gathering

Saturday, March 07 2020 - 10:30 AM to Saturday, March 07 2020 - 12:00 PM

Clergy Only Gathering located at Van Winkle UMC, Jackson.  


West Jackson District Office Closed - Spring Break

Monday, March 09 2020 to Friday, March 13 2020

The West Jackson District office hours are Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am until 3:00 pm.


HAT: Clergy Only Gathering

Monday, March 09 2020 - 6:00 PM to Monday, March 09 2020 - 8:00 PM

Parkway Heights UMC


Licensing School

Friday, March 20 2020 to Saturday, March 21 2020

Licensing School provides basic preparation for pastoral ministry and is an educational requirement for individuals pursuing licensed local pastor ministry in the United Methodist Church. The Center for Ministry at Millsaps College administers the Mississippi Annual Conference Licensing School under the direction of the Mississippi Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry and the Office of Spiritual Leadership. The Mississippi Annual Conference Licensing School meets at Millsaps College in ...


UMCOR Sunday

Sunday, March 22 2020

UMCOR Sunday (fourth Sunday in Lent) Previously known as One Great Hour Of Sharing, this Sunday enables the United Methodist Committee on Relief to reach out through worldwide ministries of food, shelter, health and peace.  


United 2020

Wednesday, March 25 2020 - 1:00 PM to Saturday, March 28 2020 - 2:30 PM

This four-day gathering, comprised and led by both laity and clergy, will unite the various fabrics of our church through spiritual revival, crucial conversations, and the development and implementation of a united strategic agenda.


EJA: Clergy Gathering

Thursday, March 26 2020 - 10:00 AM to Thursday, March 26 2020 - 12:00 PM

We need some time together! With the high anxiety in our connection these days, we need to gather, pray, and reflect. This is the first of TWO gatherings in February and March at the EJ District Office at Ridgeland FUMC, 234 West Jackson Street, Ridgeland, 39157. We pray that all our East Jackson Clergy can attend both of these days. The March 26th clergy gathering will be duplicated in every district throughout the month, so it is essential that you attend! PLEASE RSVP (that means we hear from ...


Youth Work Day at Camp Lake Stephens

Saturday, March 28 2020

Looking for a volunteer project for your youth?! We highly recommend the Youth Work Day on March 28, 2020 at Camp Lake Stephens! There are many opportunities around camp for your 6th - 12th graders to help us transform the campgrounds as we prepare for another life-changing summer! No need to register - just bring a good attitude and an appetite. Visit camplakestephens.com/spring-retreats/ for more info!


Senatobia District Clergy Informational Meeting

Monday, March 30 2020

The Senatobia District Clergy Informational Meeting will be March 30, 2020 at 6:30 at Batesville First UMC.


Meridian - Clergy Only Gathering 2020

Monday, March 30 2020 to Tuesday, March 31 2020


TUP: Clergy-Only Gathering

Monday, March 30 2020 - 6:00 PM to Monday, March 30 2020

The Tupelo District Clergy Only Gathering will be held at St. Luke UMC on Monday, March 30, 2020. St. Luke is located 1400 Clayton Ave., Tupelo MS 38804


Seashore District Clergy Only Gathering

Monday, March 30 2020 - 6:00 PM to Monday, March 30 2020

Clergy Only Gathering Monday March 31st at Safe Harbor UMC


HAT: Clergy Only Meeting

Monday, March 30 2020 - 6:00 PM to Monday, March 30 2020 - 8:00 PM


Starkville District Clergy Only Gathering

Tuesday, March 31 2020 - 6:00 PM to Tuesday, March 31 2020 - 7:30 PM


Seashore District Clergy Only Gathering

Tuesday, March 31 2020 - 6:00 PM

Clergy Only Gathering on Tuesday, March 31 at Diamondhead UMC


GWD-Clergy Only Gathering

Tuesday, March 31 2020 - 6:30 PM to Tuesday, March 31 2020 - 7:30 PM

Location to be determined.


Licensing School

Friday, April 03 2020 to Saturday, April 04 2020

Licensing School provides basic preparation for pastoral ministry and is an educational requirement for individuals pursuing licensed local pastor ministry in the United Methodist Church. The Center for Ministry at Millsaps College administers the Mississippi Annual Conference Licensing School under the direction of the Mississippi Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry and the Office of Spiritual Leadership. The Mississippi Annual Conference Licensing School meets at Millsaps College in ...


Starkville District Lay Servant Ministry Training 2020

Saturday, April 04 2020 - 8:00 AM to Saturday, April 04 2020 - 4:00 PM

Save the Date!!! More information to come 


HAT - Lay Servant Training

Saturday, April 04 2020 - 8:00 AM to Saturday, April 04 2020 - 5:00 PM

Join the Hattiesburg District for Lay Servant Training on April 4, 2020! Lay Servants will gather at Laurel First UMC at 8:00 am to learn more about how they can serve their churches as a lay servant. Classes that will be offered include: The Basic Course (must be taken before any of the other courses are taken) Called to Preach - A down-to-earth practical introduction to the ins and outs of preaching for lay preachers. Lay Servants as Christian Transformation Leaders - For Lay Servants seeking...


IMPACT

Saturday, April 04 2020 - 8:30 AM to Saturday, April 04 2020 - 4:30 PM

Youth and Youth Leaders! Mark your calendars for the first annual IMPACT event! 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Saturday, April 4, 2020! What is IMPACT?! It’s a time for youth and youth leaders to come together for a day of service, fellowship and worship! What an awesome way to prepare for Holy Week! The featured speaker at worship will be Rev. Eddie Spencer, associate pastor at Galloway Memorial in Jackson, MS and author of Inmate 46857, the true story of redemption and of God's amazing grace. More ...


Good Friday-Easter Holiday (Offices Closed)

Friday, April 10 2020 to Monday, April 13 2020


Easter

Sunday, April 12 2020


Licensing School

Friday, April 24 2020 to Saturday, April 25 2020

Licensing School provides basic preparation for pastoral ministry and is an educational requirement for individuals pursuing licensed local pastor ministry in the United Methodist Church. The Center for Ministry at Millsaps College administers the Mississippi Annual Conference Licensing School under the direction of the Mississippi Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry and the Office of Spiritual Leadership. The Mississippi Annual Conference Licensing School meets at Millsaps College in ...


Sunday, April 26 2020

Native American Ministries Sunday (third Sunday of Easter) nurtures mission with Native Americans and provides scholarships for United Methodist Native American seminarians.  


General Conference of the UMC

Tuesday, May 05 2020 to Friday, May 15 2020

To learn more about the 2020 Session of the General Conference of the United Methodist Church, click on the link below.


Mother's Day

Sunday, May 10 2020


Special Giving Sunday - Mississippi Methodist Senior Services

Sunday, May 10 2020


2020 Session of the Mississippi Annual Conference

Tuesday, June 02 2020 to Friday, June 05 2020

The dates for the 2020 Session of the Mississippi Annual Conference will be June 2-5, 2020 in Jackson.


Peace with Justice Sunday

Sunday, June 07 2020

Peace With Justice Sunday (first Sunday after Pentecost) enables The United Methodist Church to have a voice in advocating for peace and justice through a broad spectrum of global programs.  


United Methodist Women: Mission u

Wednesday, June 17 2020 to Friday, June 19 2020


Beach Camp

Friday, June 19 2020 to Sunday, June 21 2020

SAVE THE DATE!!!  Beach Camp Conference is an engaging spiritual weekend for youth grades six through 12 and their leaders. This event spans three days and will feature a guest Speaker, (to be named), worship leader Ty Garvey, and DJ Blaha, Youth Guy Mike Howington, and more. This weekend includes worship sessions, recreation activities on the beach, and late night entertainment.    When: June 19-21, 2020 Worship and Activities at: Lighthouse Christian Retreat 23370 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange ...


Clergy Moving Day

Tuesday, June 23 2020


First Sunday in New Appointments

Sunday, June 28 2020

First Sunday for clergy to preach in newly appointed charges.


Independence Day

Saturday, July 04 2020

The Conference office is closed in observance of Independence Day. 


Renfro Trust Fund Applications Due

Wednesday, July 15 2020

The Renfro Trust Fund awards annual bricks-and-mortar grants to small rural United Methodist congregations in the Southeastern Jurisdiction. While Renfro Trust Funds are available for award with a deadline for application of September 1 of the year in which the application is made, applications will only be accepted when submitted through the Conference Secretary for Global Ministries of the Conference in which you are located. The deadline for submission of the application forms linked below is...


Special Giving Sunday - Conference Emergency Preparedness

Sunday, July 26 2020


Charge Conference Forms Available

Saturday, August 01 2020

Contact your District Office for details.


Special Called Session of the Mississippi Annual Conference (tentative)

Sunday, August 16 2020 to Tuesday, August 18 2020

Possible Special Called Session of the Mississippi Annual Conference Please hold these dates for a possible Called Session of the Mississippi Annual Conference. The 2020 General Conference is May 5-15, which is only a couple of weeks prior to our regularly-scheduled Mississippi Annual Conference. In preparation for possible outcomes of GC2020, we are tentatively scheduling a called session of annual conference in August to have adequate time to prayerfully discern General Conference legislation...


8-Year Assessment Closing Event

Saturday, August 29 2020


Special Giving Sunday - The Baddour Center

Sunday, September 20 2020


World Communion Sunday

Sunday, October 04 2020

World Communion Sunday (first Sunday of October) provides scholarships for U.S. racial- and ethnic-minority students and international students, on both undergraduate and graduate levels.  


Collaborative Leadership Conference

Saturday, October 17 2020


3-L Academy

Monday, October 19 2020 to Tuesday, October 20 2020


Ethics Training "Makeup day"

Saturday, November 07 2020


United Methodist Student Day

Sunday, November 29 2020

United Methodist Student Day (last Sunday of November) furnishes scholarships and loans for students attending United Methodist-related and other accredited colleges and universities.  


Special Giving Sunday - Methodist Children's Homes of MS

Sunday, December 13 2020


Administry Training

Monday, December 14 2020

 Madison IMC – East Jackson District   Link to Eventbrite:   https://www.eventbrite.com/manage/events   2019 information and form:  https://mississippi.brtapp.com/files/administry/administry+brochure+2019+final+web+(2).pdf


Senatobia District Office Closed for Christmas Break

Monday, December 21 2020 to Monday, January 04 2021


Christmas Eve

Thursday, December 24 2020

The Conference office is closed in observance of Christmas Eve. 


New Year's Day

Friday, January 01 2021

The Conference office is closed in observance of New Year's Day.


Human Relations Day

Sunday, January 17 2021

Human Relations Day (Sunday before the national observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday) strengthens United Methodist outreach to communities in the United States and Puerto Rico, encouraging social justice and work with at-risk youth.  


New Albany District Clergy and Laity Leadership Conference

Sunday, January 24 2021 - 3:00 PM to Sunday, January 24 2021 - 6:00 PM