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Mi Hyeon Lee
District Superintendent
Mi Hyeon Lee

Kyle Dryer
Executive Assistant
Kyle Dryer

Victoria Tanner
Executive Assistant
Victoria Tanner

(573) 441-8878
3601 Amron Court
Columbia, Missouri 65202

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Lay Servant Ministries Basic Course

posted on November 16

This course has broad application for ALL United Methodists especially those seeking to discover their ministry. It will guide you to discover your gifts and put them to use. Topics include: Ministry ...


posted on October 17

If you’re looking for financial support to start a new place with LGBTQIA+ persons as missional leaders or as the primary focus, a new grant source is now available. The goal is to support churches of...

Learn + Lead Webinar - Nov. 19

posted on October 10

How to Grow Into an Emotionally Healthy Church With the rising popularity of self-awareness tools like the Enneagram and StrengthFinders, emotional health is a hot topic. But what does it mean to be ...

2019 Charge Conference

posted on October 01

Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019 2pm- Trinity UMC - Moberly   Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019 2pm- First UMC - Marshall   Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 2pm- Harper Chapel - Osage Beach   Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019 2pm- Wesley UMC - ...

NextGen Summit - Nov. 9

posted on September 24

Do you serve in family ministry? Join NextGen Ministries in Springfield for a one-day conference that’s all about you! On Nov. 9, the NextGen Summit will be a time for staff and volunteers in family ...

2019 Consultation Forms

posted on September 11

The 2019 Consultation Forms are now available for download on the Forms page of the district website. 2019 Pastor Consultation Form (for Lead/Senior Pastors) 2019 Appointed Associate Pastor ...

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 ...

Mission InSite/People Plot Website and User Guide

posted on April 17

New to MissionInSite? Here are some helpful links to get you started. QuickInSite Worksheet-needed for your evaluation: https:...

Finding the Sweet Spot: Holy Conversation by The Missouri Conference

posted on April 11

The Missouri Conference has put together four devotional sessions on holy conversation. Finding a “sweet spot” of holy conversation is essential to walking on to the playing field of potentially ...

People Plot and Mission InSite Workshop Video

posted on April 10

If you, your lay leaders or staff were unable to attend the People Plot and Mission InSite Workshop with Tom Bandy please watch the video below from that morning.  Password: midstate It's about two ...

Fantastic Worship Resource-Marcia

posted on March 04

FIND YOUR SPARK. REDUCE YOUR STRESS. Planning week-to-week worship is exhausting. And when worship quality takes a nose-dive, the energy and inspiration you and the congregation need to live fully ...

Stewardship Resource

posted on January 15

Guiding You on the Journey to Achieve Your Mission Increased giving. Mission fulfilled. Lives transformed. Learn more:

IRS issues standard mileage rates for 2019

posted on January 08

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today issued the 2019 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or ...

Mid-Sate Pastors-join our new facebook group

posted on January 01

You are invited to share your ministry and mission with us on our Facebook group.  

4-Week Small Group Curriculum

posted on December 20

La Croix UMC in Cape Girardeau has released an original four-week biblically-based series on “The Fine Art of Disagreement” with accompanying videos and small group curriculum. Visit https://lacroixc...

Missouri Conference Action Plan

posted on September 14

MISSOURI CONFERENCE ACTION PLAN MISSION: To make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. VISION: The Missouri Conference will relentlessly lead our churches to become outwardly ...

Connect with Social Media

posted on July 13

Social media tools can be invaluable resources for connecting with members, visitors and seekers online. Learn about social media strategies and how to use them for ministry.