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Phone(662) 842-8477
Email
Fax(662) 842-8401
Mail PO Box 3957
Tupelo, MS 38803-3957
Location 3206 W Jackson ST
Tupelo, MS 38801-6735
Hours View hours ↓

Monday     9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday      9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. -  4:00 p.m.
Thursday     9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday         CLOSED

Events

Tupelo, other "District", and "Conference" events


Brookhaven - Day of Discipleship

Saturday, February 01 2020 - 9:00 AM to Saturday, February 01 2020 - 12:30 PM


2020 Senatobia District Lay Servant School

Saturday, February 08 2020

Inclement weather date of Feb. 15th  


Special Sunday Offering - Methodist Rehab Center

Sunday, February 16 2020


Clergy Leadership Conference

Monday, February 17 2020 to Wednesday, February 19 2020


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  


WJA: Clergy Only Gathering

Tuesday, February 25 2020 - 10:30 AM to Tuesday, February 25 2020

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 - 5:00 PM

Sunday, March 1, 2020, 2:00-5:00 p.m.– St. John’s UMC, 1001 Grand Blvd., Greenwood, MS  


WJA: Clergy Only Gathering

Tuesday, March 03 2020 - 10:30 AM to Tuesday, March 03 2020

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

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

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


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.


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.


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!


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 ...


HAT - Lay Servant Training

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


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 


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.


Special Giving Sunday - Mississippi Methodist Senior Services

Sunday, May 10 2020


Mother's Day

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.  


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


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