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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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UMW Lenten Breakfast

posted on February 18

Join the United Methodist Women for the Gateway Central District Lenten Breakfast at Arlington UMC, 3770 McKelvey Rd., Bridgeton, MO 63044 on Saturday, February 29, 2020.  Registration begins at ...

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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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Discipleship in a Divided World: A Conversation With Mike Slaughter

posted on February 04

A Conversation with Mike Slaughter In a polarized world, American Christianity seems to mirror the larger culture rather than challenge it or model a different way. Expanding on his new book, ...

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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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Journey4Justice - March 21-23

posted on January 22

Fifty people aged 13-103 have an opportunity to embark on a justice journey together to the Equal Justice Initiative’s Legacy Museum and National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, Alabama....

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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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Parsonage Inspection Form - Due March 1

posted on January 13

The Parsonage Inspection Form is due March 1. All churches that own a parsonage are required to complete this form, even if your pastor does not live in it. A blank copy of the form can be found on ...

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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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Leap 2020

posted on November 12

Leap 2020 is a one-day conference experience for middle and high school students happening at First St. Charles UMC in the STL area and at Platte Woods UMC in the KC area on Saturday, February 29, ...

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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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