Central Maryland District

Central Maryland at a Glance

  • Churches: 77
  • Active clergy appointed to a local church/mission initiative: 81
  • Active clergy appointed to extension ministry: 10
  • Number of professing members: 21,606
  • Average Worship Attendance: 8,022
  • Number of professions of faith: 388 professions + 66 reaffirmations
  • Number of people in mission: 12,761

District News

CM District News and Updates ~ Dec. 14, 2018

December 14, 2018

What does Advent look like to you? Learn what others are saying and doing to prepare in hope for the coming of Jesus Christ.   Bishop Easterling's Advent message  Second Week of Advent:  Peace -- More Blessed, Less...

CM District Events

December 06, 2018

This post will be updated frequently with upcoming CM District and local church events.

CM District News and Updates

December 05, 2018

This section will be updated regularly with important news, reminders, and announcements from the Central Maryland District Office and the BWC.


District Committees

Board of Church Locations and Buildings
Dayle Walden Hall, Chair

District Committee on Ordained Ministry
Rev. Mandy Sayers, Chair
Rev. Phil Ayers, Elder/Deacon Registrar
Joyce Shelton, CLM Registrar
Bettye Ames
Rev. David Cooney
Rev. Judy Emerson
Rev. Jen Eschliman
Rev. Alice Ford
Rod Fry
Janet Fujikawa
Rev. Esther Holimon
Rev. Eun Joung Joo
Rev. Jim Miller
Rev. Dae Sung Park
Rev. Bonnie Scott
Rev. Chuck Shacochis
Carolyn Taylor
Rev. Doug Tzan
Rev. Jane Wood

District Committee on Superintendency
Rev. Alice Ford, Chair

District Lay Leadership
Rod Fry, District Lay Leader
Pam Plummer and Rod Fry, Lay Servant Ministries Directors
Sandra King-Shaw, Director Certified Lay Ministries
Alden English, District President, United Methodist Men
Tamara Hull, District President, United Methodist Women

District Move Coordinator
Rev. Jim Miller

District Youth Coordinator
Rev. Tammi Brantley