Conference Treasurer's Notes: August 2022


 2023 Clergy/Non Clergy Budget Compensation Packages As we enter into charge conference season, the budget compensation packets become a big item in the administry team office. There are a few items you must remember: This report must be done on the computer forms. Be sure you answer all questions and complete all blocks. The forms have not ...

Mississippian Elected President of Global Conference Lay Leaders


By Jasmine Haynes, Communications Specialist LaToya Redd Thompson, Mississippi Conference Lay Leader and newly-elected AACLL president. Photo courtesy of Greg Campbell Photography, Inc. Members of the Association of Annual Conference Lay Leaders (AACLL) recently elected Mississippi Conference Lay Leader, LaToya Redd Thompson to lead the ...

The Story of Willard and Jedidah


By: Jennifer Allen, Methodist Foundation of Mississippi Roots grow deep here. The roots of faith run deep in Mississippi. None grow as deep as those of Willard and Jedidah Jones. Jedidah Jones, born in 1920 and the daughter of a Methodist pastor, was taught the importance of faith and education from an early age. The eldest of 13, Jedidah often ...

Apply Now for Thriving In Ministry Program


Apply Now for The Thriving In Ministry Third cohort The Center for Ministry at Millsaps College is a partnership program between Millsaps College and the Mississippi Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church. The Center for Ministry’s mission is to develop Christian leaders through lifelong learning. The center’s Thriving in Ministry program...

Register Now - Oct. 15 Collaborative Leadership Evangelism Summit


Clergy and laity, The Collaborative Leadership Evangelism Summit, happening Saturday, October 15, 2022, is an opportunity to explore creative ways for faith communities to engage in evangelism and discipleship. This one-day summit will be held at Crossgates United Methodist Church in Brandon and begin at 8:00 a.m. and conclude at 4:30 p.m. The cost...

Aug. 11 Update to BSA Facilities Usage Agreement


As promised in last week's announcement, we do have guidance going forward for Scouting and the chartering questions. First, we want Scouting to succeed in the Mississippi United Mississippi Conference. What I have learned and the instructions I can give you to make that happen is as follows: The BSA has said that we have an extension until ...

Register Now for CARES Act Webinar


As announced at the 2022 session of the Mississippi Annual Conference in Tupelo, we have a great opportunity to benefit from a refundable credit that is available to us through the CARES Act. Here is a flyer that will explain more. I believe we can meet the criteria very easily.   As part of the CARES Act, the Employee Retention Credit (ERC) has ...

Aug. 4 Update to BSA Facilities Usage Agreement


Greetings all, I recently received word that there will be changes coming early next week regarding chartering, affiliating and/or hosting Scouting groups in your church. Please refrain from chartering your unit until the end of next week as I believe we will be given some information and guidance as it pertains to what we shared with you at annual...

2022 AC Session Wrap Up and Resources


The 2022 Session of the Mississippi Annual Conference was held Wednesday, July 13, to Friday, July 15, at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo. This will be the last annual conference presided over by retiring Bishop James E. Swanson Sr. The theme for annual conference was "The Journey Continues Together." The scripture reference was Matthew 26:17-30. ...

2022 Annual Conference Session Report


2022 Annual Conference Session Report The Mississippi Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church The 2022 Session of the Mississippi Annual Conference convened at the BancorpSouth Arena located at 375 E. Main Street in Tupelo. Beginning Wednesday, July 13 and concluding Friday, July 15. This was the last annual conference presided over by ...

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