Metro District of The North Texas Conference

Metro District of The United Methodist Church

Camille Gaston You have arrived at the Metro District website in North Texas. This is one of four Districts in the North Texas “Conference” of United Methodist Churches. Metro District Logo

The Metro District comprises most of Dallas County. The 80 churches and fellowships in the Metro District share a mission field that is the most economically, ethnically, and culturally diverse part of the North Texas Conference. Read more >>

Around the District

  • Lenten Devotional: At Parkland Hospital, It’s Not Hard to Find the Holy
    Eric Markinson

    A chaplain intern says it dwells in patient rooms, the tears of clinicians, the dying who have no one.

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  • Running 4 Clean Water 5K & 1 Mile Fun Walk/Run – April 29, 2017
    Running 4 Clean Water

    Run or Walk for Clean Water in Rural Africa Saturday, April 29, 2017 8:30 a.m. J.W. O’Banion Middle School 710 Birchwood Dr Garland, TX 75043 The goal of Running 4 Clean Water is to provide clean and safe drinking water for the rural regions of Sierra Leone, Africa. Dirty water threatens lives and destroys livelihoods…

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  • Engaged? How Faith Drives Our Civic Involvement: March 12, 2017
    Lovers Lane UMC United Methodist Women Presents Engaged

    Explore how and why people get involved in civic issues — and what part faith plays in our response at this Lovers Lane UMC event on March 12, 2017.

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  • Why St. Paul UMC Is on a Soaring Trajectory
    St. Paul UMC in Dallas

    Richie Butler took an unorthodox path to Methodist ministry and revitalizes a historic church.

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  • North Texas Churches Put Their Own Marks on Ash Wednesday
    Ashes to Go at FUMC Decatur

    NTC churches observe Ash Wednesday in traditional and contemporary ways.

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  • Pick the Bishop’s Brain at Your District’s Laity Day
    Laity Day 2017 Live Streaming

    The annual sessions with Bishop Michael McKee start this month. Can’t go? Participate online!

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  • Metro District Leadership Training: January 29, 2017

    The Metro District will hold its annual lay leadership training on Sunday, January 29, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at University Park United Methodist Church. Speakers include Mr. Eric Markinson, Metro District Lay Leader, and Rev. Lisa Greenwood, Vice President of Leadership Ministries, Texas Methodist Foundation. There will be work sessions and information sessions geared toward ministry growth.

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  • Metro District Conference: May 22, 2016

    The Metro District will gather for its annual conference on May 22, 2016, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Lovers Lane UMC. Join us for the approval of the 2017 Budget and At-Large Nominees to Annual Conference.

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  • Metro District Check Out Day: January 20, 2015
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    Check out Day Schedule January 20, 2015 First UMC Richardson 503 N. Central Expressway Richardson, TX 75080 Download 2015 Schedule 9:30 – 9:50 Highland Park University Park Ridgewood Park Greenland Hills.

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  • Message from Cammy Gaston: August 11, 2015

    Aspire to Empower Our Children

    When Bishop McKee addressed us at Annual Conference, he laid out a bold challenge to transform the lives of public school students in our neighborhoods through one-to-one mentorship. The Conference’s One + One (Link->ht

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