Northwest District of The North Texas Conference

Northwest District of The United Methodist Church

Marvin Guier You have arrived at the Northwest Central District website in North Texas. This is one of four Districts in the North Texas “Conference” of United Methodist Churches. Northwest District Logo

The Northwest District is comprised of 66 churches and fellowships can anticipate 6% growth. Relating, reaching and responding to the lifestyles and mindset of those who live in our rural town and country settings take a different set of skills for the District Superintendent, pastors and churches to connect, grow and send forth disciples who will transform the world for Christ. Read more >>

Around the District

  • 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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  • 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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  • Bishop Janice Riggle Huie Headlines 2017 Perkins Lectures
    Perkins Lectures

    “You Can’t Duct Tape Fruit to the Tree …” March 5-6, 2017 FUMC Wichita Falls 909 Tenth Street Wichita Falls, TX 76301 Download Flyer Janice Riggle Huie, Bishop of The United Methodist Church, is the 2017 Perkins Lectures speaker. She will present four talks based on the theme “You Can’t Duct Tape Fruit to the Tree;…

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  • Spring Break VBS at Mount Calvary-Falls Chapel: March 13-17, 2017
    Spring Break Vacation Bible School

    Sign Up for Spring Vacation Bible School March 13-17, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Mount Calvary-Falls Chapel 300 Fifth Street Wichita Falls, TX 76301 Mount Calvary-Falls Chapel, a United Methodist Church on the east side of Wichita Falls at 300 5th Street, will host a Spring Break Vacation Bible School, March 13 – 17,…

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  • Northwest District Laity Day with the Bishop: March 26, 2017
    Northwest District Laity Day with Bishop McKee

    All Lay Persons Encouraged to Attend Laity Day Sunday, March 26, 2017 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. First Gainesville UMC 214 S Denton Street Gainesville, TX 76240 As the laity in the North Texas Annual Conference gather for Laity Day in each of the four districts, our conversation will focus on the Commission for a…

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    From the DS...

  • Ann Pringle
    Death Announcement

    Ann Pringle, the aunt of Kathy Guier (wife of Marvin Guier, Northwest District DS), passed away peacefully the morning of Monday, January 30, 2017, in Oklahoma City.

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  • Rev. Merwin Turner
    Death Announcement

    Rev. Merwin Key Turner, 81, retired pastor of Floral Heights UMC in Wichita Falls, passed away Saturday evening at Hospice of Wichita Falls surrounded by his family.

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  • Dorothy Dodd
    Death Announcement

    Please be in prayer for Rev. Ed Dodd (part-time local pastor at Roxton UMC & Director of Paris Junior College Campus Ministry) and Janet Dodd (staff at FUMC Paris). Ed’s mother, Mrs. Dorothy Dodd, passed away Thursday, August 11, 2016.

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  • Maxine Cooper
    Death Announcement

    Maxine Cooper, stepmother of Sue Hildebrand (wife of Rev. Ken Hildebrand of FUMC Whitesboro), passed away Sunday, July 31, 2016. The funeral was held Thursday, August 4, 2016, at Kirkwood UMC in Irving, TX. Please keep Sue, Ken and their family in your thoughts and prayers.

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  • James Manning Sr.
    Death Announcement

    James Manning Sr. died Saturday, June 25, 2016, surrounded by his wife, Betty; sons, Joe and Jim Jr.; as well as other family and friends.

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