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Robin Bell
District Superintendent
Robin Bell

Angela Dennis
Executive Assistant
Angela Dennis

(636) 891-8004 ext 22
Fax: (636) 891-9700
301 Sovereign Court, Suite 100
Ballwin, Missouri 63011-4435


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Next Generation Ministries introduces Ignite Camp: Home Edition April 6-10!

posted on April 01

Next Generation Ministries introduces Ignite Camp: Home Edition April 6-10! The goal is to provide families with Spirit-filled content to encourage and uplift during a difficult season. Beginning on ...

Counting Online Worship Attendance

posted on March 26

Friends, If you’re wondering how to count your online viewers right now, this file has the protocol: https://www.moumethodist.org/files/tables/content/12662354/fields/files/3661852668c14417bd9847de471...

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Episcopal Address - March 29, 2020

posted on March 25

Bishop Bob Farr of the Missouri Conference of The United Methodist Church offers a message of hope, perseverance and encouragement on Sunday, March 29, 2020 during the COVID-19 outbreak. On March 18, ...

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Office Closed

posted on March 23

The Gateway Central District Office is working virtually from home and coming into the office to collect mail once a week. Our office will continue to operate within our normal business hours Monday ...

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HealthFlex's EAP

posted on March 18

SELF CARE FOR SPIRITUAL LEADERS "It’s normal to feel anxiety and stress in this season of exponential change. Taking care of yourself is essential when you care for others. The HealthFlex plan offered...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates and Resources

posted on March 17

The Missouri Conference of The United Methodist Church takes the health and well-being of our communities very seriously. Our team continues to monitor the updates from the Centers for Disease Control...

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Festival of Sharing Annual Conference District Challenge

posted on February 24

We are bringing back the district challenge for AC 2020! Each district has been assigned an item that belongs in a Missouri Personal Hygiene Pack. The idea is that each district brings as many of ...


A Class on General Conference

posted on February 13

Does your congregation need a better understanding of the function of General Conference? Turn to the Exploring General Conference online training course from United Methodist Communications. During ...

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Annual Audit Form Due Monday, June 1

posted on February 13

All churches are required to complete an audit every year. The deadline to submit the completed form to the district office is Monday, June 1.   Blank copies of the form can be found on the Forms page...

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Kindom: 2020 Annual Conference

posted on February 12

The 2020 Annual Conference Session is quickly approaching. We are continuing with the three-day format, beginning at 10:00 AM on Friday, June 5, and ending by 4 PM on Sunday, June 7, during which we ...

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2020 Social Justice Grants Process

posted on January 30

The Gateway Central District Mission Council is pleased to begin the process of making Social Justice Grants in 2020.  The Purpose of the grants is to be a catalyst to congregations to continue and/or...

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Save the Date

posted on January 16

Mike Slaughter coming to the Gateway Districts for a Clergy gathering on Monday, March 2nd Save the date !  More information to follow  

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Host a Mobile Camp Next Summer

posted on January 09

Next Generation Ministries still has a limited number of spaces remaining for churches to host Mobile Camp in Summer 2020. Mobile Camp is a fantastic opportunity to invite the children of your ...

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Puerto Rico Mission Trip

posted on January 09

The offices of Next Generation Ministries and Mission, Service and Justice are excited to be partnering to offer a mission trip opportunity to Puerto Rico from May 23-30, 2020. This trip will be open ...

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Keeping Your Church Safe From Violence

posted on January 06

In the wake of recent church shootings, the calm and sense of security of sanctuaries across the country have been shattered. Church leaders find themselves grappling not only with the pastoral and ...

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Open Hearts, Open Books

posted on November 12

Open Hearts, Open Books website is up and ready for submissions! This program is developed with the purpose of connecting 100,000 children with 100,000 books. Find all the details on their website. 

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Planting Academy

posted on November 12

If you think God may be calling you to start something new, getting equipped and discerning your call through the Missouri Planting Academy is a great place to start. The Planting Academy is designed ...

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Director of Worship Arts Position Available

posted on November 05

Concord Trinity United Methodist Church is looking for a Director of Worship Arts to lead the music program for the congregation.  We are looking for an experienced Worship Program leader to take ...

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Implicit Bias: What We Don’t Think We Think - Free Course

posted on September 26

The Implicit Bias Workbook from the General Commission on Religion and Race is now available as a free on-demand online course designed for you to take at your own pace. By taking an ...

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Pianist Needed

posted on September 11

North Hills UMC is looking for a pianist for the morning worship service from 11:20am-12:45pm.  To inquire, please contact Pastor Mary Ann Cieslak at 314-412-1276.

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