Right Start

The Right Start in-person event will be canceled and the current plan is to hold webinars on April 21 and possibly the 22. Please hold April 21 and the morning of the 22 open for an online version of Right Start . A specific schedule will be emailed to those involved in the next few weeks. Go ahead and register in the meantime.


April 21-22


Missouri Annual Conference Center, 3601 Amron Court,

and Community UMC, 3301 W Broadway, Columbia, MO 65203


Register Here


Registration Deadline April 10

Right Start seeks to:

  • Help pastors make a successful exchange of the baton in the “change-over zone.”
  • Ensure pastors receive information they need on practical matters including pension, health insurance and conference moving policy.
  • Convey the importance of clergy ethics in the transition process.
  • Prepare pastors to take the baton in a new appointment.