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10 days prior to your scheduled church conference date.

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

2017 Church Conference Schedule


Sun,   Oct 8

2:00 pm Robinson First Flat Rock/Palestine First/Grace, Kirk Chapel, Oak Ridge,  Pearl Chapel, Robinson First, Robinson Otterbein/Hutsonville, Zion Thurs, Sept 28
  4:00 pm Oblong Evangelical Dogwood Prairie/Seed Chapel, Oblong Central, Oblong Evangelical Thurs, Sept 28
Sun,   Oct 15 2:00 pm St Elmo Altamont Circuit, Altamont First, Brownstown/Emmanuel, Fairview/Trinity Chapel, St Elmo, Vandalia Haley Chapel/Mt Carmel, Vandalia Luster Chapel Thurs, Oct 5
  4:30 pm Hillsboro Good Shepherd Parish, Nokomis, Tower Hill/Herrick Thurs, Oct 5
Sun,   Oct 22 2:00 pm Newton Grace Falmouth/Willow Hill, Newton Grace/Kedron, West Liberty Thurs, Oct 12
  4:00 pm Casey

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

Thurs, Oct 12

Sun,   Oct 29

2:00 pm

Paris Otterbein

Hume, Paris First, Paris Otterbein/Vermilion, Scottland,     Sugar Grove

Thurs, Oct 19

  4:00 pm

Marshall First

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

Thurs, Oct 19
Sun,  Nov 5 2:00 pm Shelbyville First Cowden/Lakewood, Five Point Parish, Fourth St/Wesley Chapel, Shelbyville First Thurs, Oct 26
  4:00 pm Mattoon First Mattoon First, Humboldt, Zion Hill Thurs, Oct 26
Sun,  Nov 12 2:00 pm Charleston Otterbein Charleston Otterbein/Oakland, Charleston Wesley Thurs, Nov 2
  4:30 pm Effingham Centenary Beecher City/Shumway, Effingham Centenary, Harvest, Neoga/Etna/Toledo, Watson Thurs, Nov 2


Benefits Costs for 2018                   

Please use the following information in planning your church budget for 2018 -                           

  • Health Insurance Allowance for a full-time pastor =  To be determined at Annual Conference


2087 Church's contribution to pastor's pension (Part 1) calculation

  • See instructions on 2018 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.


2018 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 2018 –

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