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Robin Bell
District Superintendent
Robin Bell

Robin Bell
District Superintendent
Robin Bell

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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Fall UMC Choral Festival at Manchester UMC

posted on August 19

Hello UMC Friends! It's time once again for our fall UMC Choral Festival. This year, we are excited to have Victor Johnson as our clinician!  As always, a special thank you to Kevin McBeth and ...

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GC Lay Servant Training October 5, 2019

posted on August 16

Lay Servant training will be offered  on Saturday, October 5, 2019. Click the Lay Servant Ministries link on the homepage to register. Registration $20 (includes lunch). Two hours of course pre-work ...

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Youth and Children’s Leaders Needed

posted on August 15

St. Mark’s United Methodist Church in Florissant is seeking part-time Children's and Youth leaders to oversee our ministries for Pre-K-elementary, middle and high school students. Our ministries ...

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Fenton UMC is Looking for an Administrative Assistant

posted on August 12

Qualifications:  Applicant must have strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills and exhibit proficient secretarial and technical skills to include keyboarding and filing, working ...

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Preaching Academy - October 16-17 in Columbia

posted on August 12

Feel like you are in a preaching rut? Need a fresh approach to reinvigorate your preaching voice or need to reclaim the basics? Are you hoping to reach new people or step out of your technology ...

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September Learn and Lead Webinar on Evangelism

posted on August 12

Evangelism can be intimidating. In this Learn + Lead Webinar we’re going look at the tool Alpha. The Alpha program is a series of sessions exploring the Christian faith, typically run over eleven ...

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NextGen Academy - FREE event for youth

posted on July 31

When: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., September 21, 2019 Where: Venture Out, Columbia, Missouri Cost: FREE! REGISTER HERE One year ago, Next Generation Ministries created the NextGen Academy to be an environment...

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Retired Clergy BBQ & Potluck Picnic

posted on July 18

Gateway Central District and Rev. Robin Bell invite all retired clergy to fellowship in a BBQ Potluck picnic on Friday, August 30th from 4pm-8pm.  Please bring a side dish and join in the fun at Faust...

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ReBoot (continuation of Right Start)

posted on July 16

ReBoot Pastors in new appointments are required to lift up 3 lay persons that will join them on October 19 as the Right Start/ReBoot conversations continue.  Names should be submitted not later that ...

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Lunch on Us for NextGen Pastors and Volunteers

posted on July 09

Let’s do lunch! Join Maggie Lohmeyer from NextGen Ministries, fellow NextGen pastors and volunteer leaders to network, share ideas and learn about how we can help each other in the arenas of children,...

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Save the Dates

posted on July 03

Save the Dates....as in more than one. 1)  District Superintendent, Rev. Robin Bell's installation service is Sunday, November 10, 2019 at Webster Hills UMC, 698 W. Lockwood, Webster Groves, MO 63119....

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Mission Summit - October 11-12

posted on June 18

Mission leaders are invited to gather for a time of learning, encouragement and revival, and connection at the first-ever Mission Summit. Hosted at LifeWise in St. Louis, Mission Summit aims to not ...

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Apportionments

posted on May 08

Please review the attachments to review your congregation’s giving as of May 31, 2019.  All district apportionment payments should be mailed to Gateway Central District, 301 Sovereign Ct., Ste. 100, ...

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Flooding in Your Area?

posted on March 20

If you are experiencing or are aware of any flooding in your area, the Missouri Conference's Department of Mission, Service and Justice may be able to help.  Please contact Angela at adennis@moumethod...

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Annual Audit Due June 3

posted on February 14

All churches are required to complete an audit each year.  The deadline to submit the completed form to the district office is Monday, June 3, 2019.  A blank form is attached (be sure to click 'enable...

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New Missional Leaders

posted on February 14

Take a few minutes to read up on ways to identify and energize people to be new missional leaders.  

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Youth19 Scholarships Available!

posted on November 19

Did you know the national United Methodist youth gathering is happening in Kansas City in July 2019? We're encouraging all churches to consider taking their youth to Youth 2019. Check out the ...

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