The VISION of the West District is that churches in the district will become growing and vibrant places of ministry, living out the Great Commandment to love one another and the Great Commission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.
The MISSION of the West district is to provide an interactive network that facilitates the making and sustaining of Christian disciples for the transformation of the world through nurture, outreach and witness.
The STRATEGIC PLAN is that at least 25% of the churches in the West District will be transformed and known as Radically Welcoming, Intentionally Witnessing, and Passionately Worshipping congregations, with an Extravagant World-View for missions.
The West District of the United Methodist Church wishes to share resources and information from the Texas Annual Conference grants page. There are numerous resources available including the Texas Annual Conference Missions Endowment.
Here you can find information about Salary Sheet, Safe Sanctuary, Report Day, Candidacy Information, Texas Annual Conference Forms.
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NEW APPOINTMENTS Welcome Rev. Curtis Matthis to the West District. Curtis has been appointed the Senior Pastor at Rockdale UMC effective 3/1/23.
Director of Family Discipleship Ministries,,, Lexington United Methodist Church in Lexington, Texas is seeking a called individual who would like to work with children, youth and families in the areas of Christian education, discipleship, mission, and outreach. This position is part time with varying hours. If you are interested, please contact: Lexington United Methodist Church office at (979) 773-2728 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Rev. Cecil McDowell – Leona Circuit: Tanyard UMC& Two Mile UMC is looking for a gently used computer. If you or someone you know would be interested in donating a gently used computer to the Leona Circuit, please contact Rev. Cecil McDowell – 254-733-9681.
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We have three vibrant and growing campus ministries in the West District.
SHSU Wesley Campus Ministry
Rev Greg Oberg, Director of Ministry
The Wesley Campus Ministry @ Sam Houston State
Office: 936-295-5463...Cell: 979-248-462...
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The Wesley Foundation at Prairie View A&M University,
Rev. Dwayne Thompson, Wesley Foundation Director,
Prarie View A & M University
832 687-6278 email@example.com
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Texas A & M Wesley Foundation
Rev Katy Haislet, Campus Minister - Texas A & M Wesley Foundation tamuwesley.org
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