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Tupelo, MS 38803-3957
Location 3206 W Jackson ST
Tupelo, MS 38801-6735
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Youth Ministry Conference

January 29 2020

Batesville First United Methodist Church is hosting a state-wide youth ministry conference on February 23, 2020 from 3PM-6PM.  This conference is for youth ministry volunteers, leaders, chaperones, ...


Reflections Webisodes Here

December 01 2019

In our increasingly fast-paced world, we don’t take time to slow down, leave behind the noise of news and social media and set apart quiet time to talk with God and hear His voice. It’s time to stop ...

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Grants Available for Local Church Racial/Ethnic Ministries

July 11 2019

Grants up to $10,000 will be available this fall from Discipleship Ministries to strengthen the leadership training, small groups, worship, stewardship and spiritual formation in ethnic local United ...


Aberdeen FUMC School Supply Drive

Shout out to Aberdeen FUMC! They partnered with the Junior Women's League of Monroe County to provide school supplies for children in the Aberdeen School District. They definitely exceeded the 200 ...


Amory First Hygiene kit give away

The Amory First United Methodist Church Glove Ministry successfully distributed 50 Hygiene Kits to those in need in the community.  Their Glove (God’s Love) Ministry has restructured their weekly ...


Back to School Prayers

Shout out to FUMC Tupelo! Members from the church gathered Monday, August 17, 2020 at schools across the city to pray over the schools. Photo cred: First United Methodist Church Tupelo, MS FB page  


Beds for Kids

Since July 2019, the Beds for Kids Ministry at Tupelo First United Methodist Church has delivered beds to area children who do not have a decent bed to sleep in. Not only do children receive a brand ...


Blessings of the hands

The Pastoral Care Department at North Mississippi Health Services held a blessing of the hands service for the staff members and physicians working on the COVID-19 unit. Rev. Don Simmons, co-pastor at...


Boone’s Chapel & New Hope-Okolona

Like many of our churches, Boone’s Chapel & New Hope-Okolona, under the leadership of Melvin Aycock, are having drive-in church!  


Burgers and Blessings

Shout out to Thaxton UMC! On Wednesday, April 22 they hosted a Burgers and Blessings event for their "Krew Kids" and they didn't let a little rain stop them! People drove up, received a burger and ...


Camp Lake Stephens - Adventure Camp

Adventure Camp is a great space for a family to have an upscale camping experience. Adventure Camp has a primitive kitchen (propane gas stove, RV fridge, and water), a fire circle, charcoal grill, and...


Camp Lake Stephens - Renovations

Even though they haven't had many retreats, Camp Lake Stephens been busier than ever with some much needed maintenance! Wes Partin, their Facility Director has been keeping them busy with some ...


Christmas Sock Collections!

Several area churches held special Christmas gift collection drives. The Union Grove UMC Youth and Children's Department, under the leadership of Elder Perry Lincoln Carr,  put on a Christmas Socks ...


Conference & District Cancellations and Postponements

Hopefully, you have already read the document from the Mississippi Conference called “A Statement of Care and Compassion Concerning the Coronavirus Outbreak.  If not, please read and follow its ...

Congratulations Rev. Dr. Sanford!

Congratulations to Rev. Eric Sanford who is now Rev. Dr. Eric Sanford! Eric serves 3 churches in the Tupelo District at the Mooreville charge, serves as a clergy mentor, serves on several District ...


Facebook Live Tutorial for Tupelo District.

Need help setting up a Facebook Live broadcast for your church? Watch this helpful video!


Food Pantries

Shout out to all the food pantries who have continued to be the hands and feet of Jesus during these difficult times! Not only are they finding a way to serve while keeping volunteers and clients as ...


Fulton FUMC Parents Night Out

On Wednesday, February 19, the youth at Fulton FUMC held a “Parents Night out” evening. They had 4 different stations where the kids decorated cookies, had a lesson on spreading God’s love, making ...


Houston FUMC Easter lunch boxes

Thanks to many helpers, their church family distributed 40 Easter lunch boxes with a Bible and card from FUMC-Houston to families in their community. They partnered with the Police Department to ...

ICC - Wesley

On Tuesday August 17, the ICC Wesley Foundation hosted their annual Burgers and Blues event to welcome back the students and to introduce them to the new Director of College Ministries at ICC Wesley –...


Methodist Senior Services provides snacks to NMMC

Wyatt Williams (right), executive chef for Methodist Senior Services, delivered fruit and snacks for NMMC-Tupelo staff during the pandemic.  Anna Langston (left) helped unload the donation. Photo ...

Mooreville Charge UMW

Shout out  to the United Methodist Women from the Mooreville Charge! They provided the Mooreville schools with 210 bottles of hand sanitizer! Photo creds: Mooreville United Methodist Charge FB page


Outdoor Church!

Shout out to Palmetto United Methodist! With the pretty spring weather, they have been enjoying outdoor worship services!    


Retired UMC Pastor publishes a children's book

Rev. Don McCain, a retired United Methodist minister with 43 years of active service is also an author! Bro. Don McCain realized his dream of becoming a published author with his new children’s book, ...

Senior Parade

On Sunday, May 17, FUMC Tupelo celebrated the class of 2020 with a senior parade and breakfast pickup! Photo cred: FUMC Tupelo Youth FB page!  


St Luke UMC

Shout out to St. Luke UMC (Tupelo)! They fed the North Mississippi Medical Center Tupelo night shift some wonderful home cooking on Monday, April 20th.


Traceway Retirement Communityh

Ever wonder what residents at Traceway are doing to pass the time? Well, it's not just Word Search puzzles, reading, and jigsaw puzzles. They have some ladies who pass the time doing some things that ...


Tupelo District Children and Youth

We love when our churches share what their children and youth are doing!


Some of the youth from Amory FUMC attended Overflow at Camp Lake StephensYouth from Fulton UMC at one of the 2020 Winter Youth Retreats at Lake JunaluskaYouth from Tupelo First attended Elevate in Gatlinburg, TNThe youth at Lewis Memorial United Methodist Church, Calhoun City, MS  put together shoeboxes during the 2019 Christmas season! This is an annual event for the youth and they shop for the items that were included!The upper elementary Sunday school class at Pontotoc FUMC visited with Mrs. Pat Campbell to deliver the love offering the children collected for her after she lost her home to a fire in November.

Tupelo District Clergy Family Christmas Party

The Tupelo District Clergy and their families gathered together on Thursday, December 12, 2019 for our annual Tupelo District Clergy Family Christmas Party! There was plenty of fun, great food and ...


Tupelo District January newsletter

In this edition of the newsletter: IMPACT, Around the District, Camp Lake Stephens and so much more!



Please join us in welcoming Emily Quinn who will be joining the Wesley Foundation at Itawamba Community College as the new Director of Campus Ministries this fall! Emily resides in Fulton, MS, with ...