Church Conference Reports are due in the District Office

10 days prior to your scheduled charge conference date.

If you have any questions concerning your church conference date please contact Pat immediately.

2016 Church Conference Schedule


Sun,   Oct 2

2:00 pm Robinson First Flat Rock, Kirk Chapel, Oak Ridge, Palestine First/Grace, Pearl Chapel, Robinson First, Robinson Otterbein/Hutsonville, Zion Thurs, Sept 22
  4:00 pm Oblong Central Dogwood Prairie/Seed Chapel, Oblong Central, Oblong Evangelical Thurs, Sept 22
Sun,   Oct 9 2:00 pm Altamont First Altamont Circuit, Altamont First, Brownstown/Emmanuel, Fairview/Trinity Chapel, St Elmo, Haley Chapel/Mt Carmel, Vandalia Luster Chapel Thurs, Sept 29
  4:30 pm Nokomis Good Shepherd Parish, Nokomis, Tower Hill/Herrick Thurs, Sept 29
Sun,   Oct 16 2:00 pm Willow Hill Falmouth/Willow Hill, Newton Grace/Kedron, West Liberty Thurs, Oct 6
  4:00 pm Salem

Casey, Greenup/Cottonwood, Martinsville/Kansas, Pleasant Valley, Salem, Westfield, Woodbury

Thurs, Oct 6

Sun,   Oct 23

2:00 pm

Paris First

Chrisman, Clay's Prairie/Scottland, Hume, Paris First,                                Paris Otterbein/Vermilion, Sugar Grove

Thurs, Oct 13

  4:00 pm Marshall Armstrong

Marshall Armstrong, Marshall Asbury/Brick/Grandview, Marshall Emmanuel/Zion, Marshall First, Marshall Patton, Marshall Trinity/Dunlap, Oliver

Thurs, Oct 13
Sun,   Oct 30 2:00 pm Shelbyville First Cowden/Lakewood, Five Point Parish, Fourth St/Wesley Chapel, Shelbyville First Thurs, Oct 20
  4:00 pm Mattoon First Mattoon First, Humboldt, Zion Hill Thurs, Oct 20
Sun,  Nov 13 2:00 pm Charleston Wesley Charleston Otterbein/Oakland, Charleston Wesley, Lerna Thurs, Nov 3
  4:30 pm Effingham Centenary Beecher City/Shumway, Effingham Centenary, Harmon/Montrose, Harvest, Neoga/Toledo/Etna, Watson Thurs, Nov 3


Benefits Costs for 2017                    

Please use the following information in planning your church budget for 2017 -                           

  • Health Insurance Allowance for a full-time pastor = $ 13,200


2017 Church's contribution to pastor's pension (Part 1) calculation

  • See instructions on 2017 Pastoral Compensation and Benefits Worksheet.
  • Those serving ¼ time or less are not eligible for pension. Lay Servants, Lay Speakers, CLMs, Supply Pastors and Retired Pastors are also not eligible for pension.


2016 Church's contribution to pastor's pension (Part 2) calculation

Full-time pastor = $5,700; 3/4 time pastor = $4,275; 1/2 time pastor = $2,850.  Those serving ¼ time or less are not eligible for CRSP pension. Lay Servants, Supply Pastors and Retired Pastors are also not eligible.


Church's that qualify for an equalization lay member to Annual Conference in 2017 –

Altamont First, Casey, Charleston Wesley, Effingham Centenary, Marshall First, Marshall Armstrong, Mattoon First, Neoga, Nokomis, Paris First, Robinson First, Shelbyville First, Watson.