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  We are people on the go. Even when we sit in meetings, we are not fully present because our mind is on the next meeting that will take place in ten minutes. So, we excuse ourselves early, only to be fifteen minutes late for the next meeting. We ...

Online Donations to Churches  A giving portal is now available to submit tithes and offerings to any United Methodist Church within the Western North Carolina Conference. To give to a church, a donor would go to the following website:  https://www....

Click here for the latest list of resources from the WNCC UMC website. Conference and District Offices are closed but working remotely. The best way to reach  our  District staff is by email (see our district home page), or by calling our main ...

UPDATED: March, 24, 2020 UPDATE TO SUSPENSION of PUBLIC WORSHIP GATHERINGS and GUIDELINES FOR COMMUNION   March 24, 2020   Dear Western North Carolina Conference UMC Family and Friends,   The decision to suspend all in-person worship and gatherings ...

  From Angela Pleasants, Catawba Valley District Superintendent: What is a prayer vigil? A prayer vigil is a predetermined amount of time a group devotes to prayer. "Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with...

  To the Catawba Valley District,   In the words of Paul, I too pray that God will give you peace. Every time I think of you, I give thanks to my God. I make my request for all of you with joy, knowing you too are spreading the Good News about Jesus...

This event has been rescheduled for July 24 & 25   Here I Am, Lord: Congregational Care Workshop Friday, July 24, 2020, 8:30 AM- 5:00 PM Saturday, July 25, 2020,  8:30 AM- 4:00 PM St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 52 16th Avenue NW, Hickory, North...

Annual Conference 2020 will be held  Thursday June 18 - Sunday June 21 at Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center For up-to-date information, keep an eye on the official website,  


We, United Methodists in The Western North Carolina Conference, join our voices with The North Carolina Conference in witness, protest and promise in these times of violence against our Black brothers and sisters.

May 28, 2020 The past two days have reminded us of the chaos, hurt, distrust, and anger, that emerges all too frequently in our communities. The news of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis has shocked and awakened us once again to the injustice ...

We have curated a list of resources for celebrating Pentecost virtually with your congregation and small groups, or at home with your family!

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Angela Pleasants
District Superintendent
Angela Pleasants

District Office Administrator
Jana Alexander

District Vitality Associate
Fredrick Bowman

(704) 865-3580
Fax: 704.866.9792

Monday - Thursday 8:30am-5:00pm

Mailing Address
166 E Main Ave.
Gastonia, North Carolina 28052-4110

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