Greg Boyd from Kellyville UMC to Kellyville UMC/Bristow UMC, effective July 1, 2021
Advent Greetings. We have entered the season of preparation called Advent. My prayer for you and your church is that you will use this time to focus on the coming of the Christ child into our midst. In an uncertain time some 2,000 years ago, God did a new thing by sending Jesus to a hurting world. During these uncertain times, may we be on the lookout for what God is doing in our midst. I am writing today to both clarify upcoming conference meetings as well as invite you to hold yet one ...
Gwendolyn Collins-Derrick from Tulsa Kingdom Fellowship to Tulsa Kingdom Fellowship/Muskogee Spencer UMC effective November 1, 2022. Tracey Ivy from Tulsa Memorial Drive UMC to Tulsa Southern Hills UMC/Tulsa Memorial Drive UMC effective December 1, 2022.
Shelli Pleasant from Avant to discontinued, effective August 1, 2022.
Jessica Moffatt from Tulsa First UMC to Tulsa Center for Reconciliation and Renewal, effective November 5, 2022. Greg Tolle to Pryor (interim), effective November 1, 2022. Michael Enright to Beggs/Mounds, effective November 1, 2022.
Joey Simpson from Leedy UMC to Stroud UMC, effective November 15, 2022.
Ben Pascoe from Stroud to Tulsa New Haven, effective November 15, 2022. Matt Morgan from Tulsa First UMC, associate to Community Brookside, effective October 1, 2022.
James Graham from Tulsa-New Haven to Lawton-Centenary, effective November 1, 2022.
Robert Gorrell from Lawton-Centenary to anticipated retirement, effective September 1, 2022.
I appreciate the ministries of our local churches and pastors. There is so much good being done through our ministry and witness. Please know that I am praying for each of you during this summer season. The Conference is also blessed with an outstanding conference staff and excellent district superintendents. Everyone is working well together with a strong commitment to the mission of the church and dedication to serve with excellence in ministry. I express my gratitude to each of the ...
Greetings in the name and power of Jesus Christ! I am writing this notice to you in order to provide guidance to those congregations that may be considering withdrawing from The United Methodist Church using Par. 2548.2 of The Book of Discipline - 2016. The constitutionality of the use of this paragraph for disaffiliation is currently being considered by the Judicial Council of the UMC. Our conference will not utilize paragraph 2548.2 until the Judicial Council affirms that its use for ...