February 22 in Marshall - Register NOW
February Presbytery Meeting

Saturday, February 22
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Covenant Presbyterian Church,
Marshall, MO

Registration, event information and MUP Pac available at:

Presbytery Dates in 2020:

May 19 - Location TBA

August 22 - Lake PC, Osage Beach

November 17 - FPC, Kirksville
2020 Prayer Calendar
The 2020 Prayer Calendar for Missouri Union Presbytery is now available.

As we pray for our siblings across the Presbytery, we give thanks to God for their ministry and become ever mindful of their place in our midst.
MUP and DOC Teaming Up for a Great Camping Experience
Missouri Union Presbytery and the Disciples of Christ church are partnering up again to bring you another amazing camp experience!

There are camps for elementary, middle and high school youth, plus much more.

Registration and information, including bulletin flyers, about summer camps can be found on the Missouri Union Presbytery website.

You can also get updates on the MUP camping program on their Facebook page at facebook.com/mupministry or on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat (keyword: mupministry)

Join us this summer!
Events and Programs
Assistance Needed
Aaron Gisonga Ruvugwa, the pastor of the Agape Fellowship, has an urgent family matter and is in need of financial support to travel back to Rwanda. If you are able to make a financial contribution to assist Aaron, please send it to the Presbytery office.
Pastors Coffee
Rev. Kevin Keaton, our Board of Pensions representative, is hosting a coffee for pastors and anyone currently receiving benefits through the Board of Pensions.

Date: February 12, 2020
Time: 9:30 – 10:30 AM
Location: First Presbyterian Church, Columbia
Churches United for Safety
Sunday, February 23rd
1:00-3:00pm
FPC/Jefferson City
A FREE event led by Officer Chad Stieferman, JCPD

You and your faith family, staff, and anyone interested in safety in places of worship are invited to attend
The training will include: an hour of educational awareness, question and answers about how security and customer service relate to each other, security teams, and physical church security, followed by 1.5 hours of Active Shooter response training with stress management techniques for high stress. Officer Chad instructs schools and staff as well as numerous local churches and businesses. He is generously offering this event for an unlimited number of attendees. There is no charge for individual participants. 5 local churches are making this event possible. 

Questions may be directed to Pastor Angela at 636-2149 ext. 102
SAVE THE DATE!
Spirit of Stewardship Conference
March 27-18, 2020
Pine Ridge Presbyterian Church
Kansas City, MO

Sponsored by the Presbyteries of John Calvin, Heartland, Missouri Union and Northern Kansas.

Registration coming soon.
MUP Women's Spring Gathering set for April 30th
COME TO BOONVILLE on April 30th for an encouraging and informative women’s Gathering and, if you choose, a fun field trip afterwards! You’ll meet Presbyterian women from other churches in our presbytery, learn about local and national mission efforts within our churches and the Presbyterian Church (USA), gain deeper understanding of injustices and challenges within our communities and beyond, and leave with new ideas of how we may share Christ’s love in tangible ways in our own congregations, communities and around the world. All women welcome!

Registration and information, bulletin-size and full-size flyers, and the Winter 2020 PW Newsletter can all be found on the Presbyterian Women page of the MUP website!
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Empowering Commissioned Pastors Conference
May 13-16, 2020

Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church, Richardson, TX
(Dallas/Ft. Worth area)
Mo-Ranch Celebration
Hunt, Texas
June 20-27, 2020
Current 8th-12th graders

Contact:
Michael Moore
PYT Registrar for Missouri Union
mmoore@fpcmexico.com
(573) 473-1741
Leadership Opportunities
Full-time Youth Director - FPC/Jefferson City
Is God Calling YOU to Lead Youth?
Looking for a rewarding, high profile, creative, and vital calling where you can ‘Make a Difference?’

First Presbyterian Church Jefferson City, Missouri (There’s a Place for you to SERVE, CONNECT, GIVE, ENGAGE, and GROW)

Making a Difference in the world in 4 key ways :
  • Making a Difference through Youth Group
  • Making a Difference with Youth Development:
  • Making a Difference with Youth in Mission:
  • Making a Difference with Youth Education and Sunday Morning Christian Education Direction for Vibrant Discipleship Development

This is a full-time position to develop the youth program in a growing faith family. If you have experience, please send letter of interest and resume to Head of Staff, Rev. Angela Madden & Elder Nathan Weinert, Personnel Chair, 324 Madison, Jefferson City, MO 65101 or email your information to: amadden@fpcjcmo.org . Salary based on experience and education. Bachelor’s degree or higher in Christian education, education, theology, religion, or related field preferred.
MUP Prayer Basket
This is Our Prayer Basket. If you have prayers of intercession or thanksgiving, please submit them via the e-mail link below.