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

  • Locked Out on Good Friday, Made Into a Movie and Other Tales of the Past

    Read fascinating facts in Round 2 of church posters celebrating NTC’s 150th anniversary.

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  • Poster Project: 150 Years of NTC History and Fascinating Facts

    Can you name the oldest churches? Where worship was in German? Who overcame fires or tornadoes?

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  • China from FUMC Sherman: May 2017
    china from FUMC Sherman

    FUMC Sherman has china that was given to the church by the United Methodist Women 62 years ago. It is in excellent condition, but the church no longer has use for it. They have 345 plates, 293 saucers, and 248 cups. They also have 102 glass

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  • A Country Pastor Turns Pool Shark in an Easter Adventure
    Wayne Reece

    A former Tioga pastor, stranded in a rough roadhouse in 1960s Texas, has a revelation.

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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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  • Lazarus Krohn
    We've Lost a Friend

    Lazarus C. (Larry) Krohn, 80, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Memorial services took place on Sunday, June 25, 2017, at First UMC, Athens, Texas.

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  • Dorotha Holleman
    We've Lost a Friend

    It is with deep sorrow we inform you of the death of Dorotha Holleman, the mother-in-law of Dan Conatser (pastor of Friberg-Cooper in Wichita Falls, TX), who passed away on Friday, May 12, 2017.

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  • North Texas Annual Conference: June 4-6, 2017
    North Texas Annual Conference 2017

    Please reserve your spot to experience “A New Creation!” How is God making a new creation in you and your church? Gather with United Methodist clergy and laity from all over the conference June 4-6, 2017, at First UMC Richardson for a time of inspiration and innovation! Register and reserve your meals by May 24, 2017.

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  • Northwest District Conference: May 21, 2017
    2017 Northwest District Conference

    The Northwest District Conference will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. at Nocona First United Methodist Church. Following the meeting, a reception will be held recognizing those pastors who will be moving or retiring.

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  • Lee Harrison
    We've Lost a Friend

    Donal Lee Harrison, father of Dr. Keva Green (Henrietta FUMC), passed away on April 20, 2017 after a short illness. The Celebration of Life will be on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Winters, TX.

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