Central Maryland District

Central Maryland at a Glance

  • Churches: 73
  • Active clergy appointed to a local church/mission initiative: 91
  • Active clergy appointed to extension ministry: 15
  • Number of professing members: 20,183
  • Average Worship Attendance: 7,129
  • Number of professions of faith: 295 professions + 56 reaffirmations
  • Number of people in mission: 11,873

District News

Central Maryland District News ~ May 5, 2021

May 05, 2021

ANNOUNCEMENTS Central Maryland District Churches Serving as Vaccination ClinicsUnited Methodist churches in the Baltimore-Washington Conference are serving as pivotal partners with federal, local, and state agencies in efforts to provide...

CM District News, Events and Updates ~ April 15, 2021

April 14, 2021

ANNOUNCEMENTS Saint James UMC Seeks PT Organist/Accompanist Saint James UMC in Marriottsville, MD is looking to fill a 12-month position, 8-10 hours per week.  The musicians will work closely with the Pastor and the Director of Music...

CM District News, Events and Updates ~ April 1, 2021

April 01, 2021

ANNOUNCEMENTS SAVE THE DATE:  Spring Gathering with DS Park via ZoomClergy ~ Tuesday, April 13, 2021, 10amLaity ~ Tuesday, April 13, 2021, 7pmPlease check the April 8 District email for the Zoom links and dial-in numbers FEMA...

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District Committees

Board of Church Locations and Buildings
Dayle Walden Hall, Chair

District Committee on Ordained Ministry
Rev. Jim Miller, Chair
Rev. Phil Ayers, Elder/Deacon Registrar
Joyce Shelton, CLM Registrar
Bettye Ames
Rev. Tim Dowell
Rev. Jen Eschliman
Rod Fry
Janet Fujikawa
Rev. Ken Hawes
Geoff Kaiser
Rev. Brenda Lewis
Rev. Claire Matheny
Rev. Daniel Mejia
Rev. Lynn Nulton
Rev. Dae Sung Park
Rev. Bonnie Scott
Rev. Carolyn Taylor
Rev. Robert Walker
Rev. Kathryn Woodrow

District Committee on Superintendency
Rev. Phil Ayers, Chair

District Lay Leadership
Rod Fry, District Lay Leader
Pam Plummer and Rod Fry, Lay Servant Ministries Directors
Linda Flanagan, Director of Lay Servant Ministries
Alden English, District President, United Methodist Men
Tamara Hull, District President, United Methodist Women

District Move Coordinator
Rev. William Maisch

District Youth Coordinator
Rev. Tammi Brantley
Amy Nesonger, District Youth Leader