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Monday       8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Tuesday      8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Thursday     8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Friday          CLOSED


Seashore, other "District", and "Conference" events

ER4G Black Maternal Health Webinar

Thursday, May 19 2022 - 1:00 PM

The End Racism for Good Taskforce invites you to attend the Black Maternal Health Legislature Meeting on May 19, 2022 at 1:00PM. This is an issue that is particularly crucial in our state, regardless of your ministry context.   Mississippi Conference is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join us May 19th at 1:00PM.  Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 893 1215 8954 Passcode: 379116

UMW Assembly 2022 (Turn It Up!)  (Orlando, Fla.)

Friday, May 20 2022 to Sunday, May 22 2022

May 20-22       Assembly 2022 (Turn It Up!)  Orlando, Fla.

C/ UMW World Federation Methodist and Uniting Church Women

Saturday, May 21 2022

May 21            World Federation Methodist and Uniting Church Women   TBA

2022 Carolina's Black Clergy Leadership Retreat

Monday, May 23 2022 to Friday, May 27 2022

Hosted by the South Carolina, North Carolina and Western North Carolina United Methodist Conferences. "From Mourning Into Dancing" Psalm 30:11 A time of renewal - to worship, reflect and refuel. May 23-27, 2022 Embassy Suites Myrtle Beach Kingston Plantation 9800 Queensway BLVD Myrtle Beach, SC SEE FLYER HERE: REGISTER HERE:

MS Course of Study (COS) ONLINE

Friday, May 27 2022 to Saturday, May 28 2022

Spring Session - ONLINE ​April 25 - June 4, 2022 Zoom Schedule for these classes in Friday evening & Saturday morning for 3 weekends. Zoom Dates are: April 29-30, May 13-14, and May 27-28. Classes are limited to 20 students per class. Sign up early to reserve your spot. Spring Session Courses These course will be offered online Spring 2022 What are the requirements to receive credit for this course? ZOOM meetings (Synchronous Work - done as a group at the same time) Independent work (reading & ...

C/ Memorial Day

Monday, May 30 2022

BAC Released with Link for Clergy Session

Wednesday, June 01 2022 - 8:00 AM to Wednesday, June 01 2022

EBlast - ALLClergy

"Celebration of the Call" Sunday - COSROW

Sunday, June 05 2022

Virtual Transition Workshop SE3

Tuesday, June 07 2022 - 6:00 PM to Tuesday, June 07 2022 - 9:00 PM

Clergy Executive Session

Thursday, June 09 2022 - 10:00 AM to Thursday, June 09 2022 - 12:00 PM

The session will be held as described below. You will make a section when you register. ZOOM WEBINAR (you will be sent a link to join by ZOOM Webinar as we have done in the past.  You will also vote through the polling feature.   IF YOU WILL BE JOINING BY PHONE AND WISH TO HAVE A PAPER BALLOT, PLEASE email IN PERSON AT MILLSAPS COLLEGE.  (Location information will be sent by June 1st to those registered.  NO ONE WILL BE ADMITTED IN PERSON WITHOUT REGISTRATION.)   ...

2022 Mississippi Annual Conference Virtual Laity Executive Session

Saturday, June 11 2022 - 10:00 AM

The 2022 Laity Session will be virtual, and serve as an update for all laity in the Mississippi Annual Conference about important programs and actions going on in the Mississippi Annual Conference and our general church. Bishop Swanson will offer words during his last time with us. Information will be provided about the work of conference committees, such as the district realignment task force and the vital congregations committee. Our lay leader of the delegation, David Stotts, will give an ...

Peace with Justice Sunday

Sunday, June 12 2022

Peace With Justice Sunday (first Sunday after Pentecost) enables The United Methodist Church to have a voice in advocating for peace and justice through a broad spectrum of global programs.  

Sabbath Day Away - June 2022

Friday, June 17 2022 - 9:00 AM to Friday, June 17 2022 - 4:00 PM

UMW Mission u (Virtual)

Friday, June 24 2022 - 6:00 PM to Saturday, June 25 2022 - 3:00 PM

Our UMW Mission u will be virtual again this year-Friday, June 24 and 6-8 pm  and Saturday, June 25 from 9am-3pm (9-12 sessions; 12-1 lunch; and 1-3 sessions & closing) Point of contact Mary Simpson.  

Moving Day for Clergy

Tuesday, June 28 2022

New Clergy First Sunday in New Appointment

Sunday, July 03 2022

Independence Day

Monday, July 04 2022

The Conference office is closed in observance of Independence Day. 

Sessions of the Mississippi Annual Conference

Wednesday, July 13 2022 to Friday, July 15 2022

The 2022 Session of the Mississippi Annual Conference will begin Wednesday, July 13 and conclude Friday, July 15, and will be held at the BancorpSouth Arena located at 375 E. Main Street in Tupelo. Saturday, July 16 will include a worship service and a recognition of Bishop James E. Swanson Sr. and the episcopal family, followed by a reception. Ordination will take place July 13 at 7:00 p.m. at the BancorpSouth Arena. The clergy session will be held online on June 9 from 9:00 a.m. to noon.   ...

Service for the Ordering of Ministry

Wednesday, July 13 2022 - 7:00 PM to Wednesday, July 13 2022 - 10:00 PM


2022 Mississippi Annual Conference Laity Luncheon

Thursday, July 14 2022 - 12:00 PM

Luncheon Theme: Lay Leadership from All Perspectives: Moving Forward Together In line with the annual conference theme "The Journey Continues Together," the 2022 Laity Luncheon will feature a panel discussion between clergy and lay to offer a variety of perspectives about lay leadership. Why is lay leadership so important, especially as we attempt to adapt and evolve through challenges like COVID-19? How do clergy and lay move forward to make disciples together? These questions and more will be ...

Renfro Trust Fund Applications Due

Friday, July 15 2022

The Renfro Trust Fund awards annual bricks-and-mortar grants to small rural United Methodist congregations in the Southeastern Jurisdiction. While Renfro Trust Funds are available for award with a deadline for application of September 1 of the year in which the application is made, applications will only be accepted when submitted through the Conference Secretary for Global Ministries of the Conference in which you are located. The deadline for submission of the application forms linked below is...

Charge Conference Forms Available

Monday, August 01 2022

Clergy can access this information via the email sent to them in late July or using the "People Portal."  Contact your District Office with any questions.

C/ UMW Leadership Team Meeting   (Hilton Garden Inn Madison, Ms)

Friday, August 05 2022 to Saturday, August 06 2022

August 5-6        Leadership Team Meeting   Hilton Garden Inn Madison, Ms

"Hearing Your Call" Discernment Retreat

Friday, August 05 2022 - 9:00 AM to Saturday, August 06 2022 - 3:00 PM

If you believe God is calling you into something more, we strongly encouraged you to attend this event. .   Requirements to Participate: You discern a call to greater ministry. Register. The $35 fee includes the cost of your assessments. REGISTER FOR THE AUGUST EVENT BY JULY 1, 2022. Complete the Biblical Disc Assessment and have a copy of your report in hand for the virtual event. The event will be Saturday, August 6, 2022 (9am-3pm) by zoom.  The Link and additional information will be sent ...

S/ DCOM Action Reports Due

Monday, August 15 2022

February 15- due date for local pastor's action reports May 15- due date for people finishing licensing school report August 15- due date for those applying or provisional and associate membership

Candidacy Mentor Training

Thursday, August 18 2022 - 10:00 AM to Thursday, August 18 2022 - 12:00 PM

Local Pastor Mentor Training

Thursday, August 18 2022 - 1:00 PM to Thursday, August 18 2022 - 3:00 PM

Commissioning and Ordination Packets Due

Friday, August 19 2022

This for BOOM Interview Candidates - Packets due by email. 

Spiritual Wellness Retreat

Thursday, September 15 2022 - 1:00 PM to Friday, September 16 2022 - 1:00 PM

This event is for Clergy.

Giving Sunday: the Baddour Center

Sunday, September 18 2022

C/ UMW Conference Annual Meeting, (East Jackson District, St. Matthew's UMC-Madison, Ms)

Friday, September 30 2022 to Saturday, October 01 2022

Sept 30-Oct 1   Conference Annual Meeting, East Jackson District, St. Matthew's UMC-Madison, Ms 7427 Old Canton Rd.

UMW Annual Meeting

Friday, September 30 2022 to Saturday, October 01 2022

@ St. Matthew’s UMC, 7427 Old Canton Road, Madison More details to come.

C/ UM Women meeting

Friday, September 30 2022

Contact Dale Barnes for the details

World Communion Sunday

Sunday, October 02 2022

World Communion Sunday (first Sunday of October) provides scholarships for U.S. racial- and ethnic-minority students and international students, on both undergraduate and graduate levels.  

UMAMN 50th Anniversary Assembly

Wednesday, October 05 2022 to Friday, October 07 2022

Celebrate, worship and learn about ministries that have been working to eradicate poverty in the Appalachia region for the past 50 years! About this event   The Goals of the United Methodist Appalachian Ministry Network are to support ministries that address systemic causes of poverty and other social issues in Appalachia. (General Church Focus Area (GCFA): Engaging in ministry with the poor.) To provide education and training for ministries and local church leaders, lay and clergy, in an ...

MSAC Wesleyan Evangelism Summit

Friday, October 14 2022 to Saturday, October 15 2022

RIM Seminar

Thursday, October 20 2022 - 2:00 PM to Saturday, October 22 2022 - 12:00 PM


All Saints Sunday

Sunday, November 06 2022

Sabbath Day Away - November 2022

Friday, November 11 2022 - 9:00 AM to Friday, November 11 2022 - 4:00 PM

Registration opens September 1, 2022.

United Methodist Student Day

Sunday, November 27 2022

United Methodist Student Day (last Sunday of November) furnishes scholarships and loans for students attending United Methodist-related and other accredited colleges and universities.  

Giving Sunday: The Methodist Children's Home

Sunday, December 11 2022

“Give justice to the poor and the orphan; uphold the rights of the oppressed and the destitute” — Psalm 82:3, NLT Mission of Hope: Through Jesus Christ, Methodist Children’s Homes brings hope and healing to hurting children in Mississippi. Methodist Children’s Homes seeks to bring restoration to children and youth who have been neglected or abused. By the end of their time with us, we hope to see that they find reconciliation with their biological families, love within an adoptive family or ...

New Year's Day

Sunday, January 01 2023

The Conference office is closed in observance of New Year's Day.

Human Relations Day

Sunday, January 15 2023

Human Relations Day (Sunday before the national observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday) strengthens United Methodist outreach to communities in the United States and Puerto Rico, encouraging social justice and work with at-risk youth.  

S/ DCOM Action Reports Due

Wednesday, February 15 2023

February 15- due date for local pastor's action reports May 15- due date for people finishing licensing school report August 15- due date for those applying or provisional and associate membership

Giving Sunday: Methodist Rehabilitation Center

Sunday, February 19 2023

The Gathering 2023

Friday, February 24 2023 to Sunday, February 26 2023

Mother's Day

Sunday, May 14 2023

Mississippi Methodist Senior Services Sunday Fund

Sunday, May 14 2023

S/ DCOM Action Reports Due

Monday, May 15 2023

February 15- due date for local pastor's action reports May 15- due date for people finishing licensing school report August 15- due date for those applying or provisional and associate membership