Extension Ministry Reports

BISHOP JEREMIAH J. PARK
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THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
HARRISBURG AREA – SUSQUEHANNA CONFERENCE
303 MULBERRY DRIVE, SUITE 100 • MECHANICSBURG, PA  17050-3198
PHONE (717) 766-7871 • FAX (717) 766-3210 • EMAIL:  bishoppark@susumc.org

 

MEMORANDUM
TO:            Susquehanna Annual Conference Clergy Serving in Extension Ministries
FROM:      Bishop Jeremiah Park
DATE:       October 2018
RE:            Annual Report

Once again it is time for you to review ¶343 and ¶344 of the 2016 Book of Discipline as you complete the attached forms. These forms are used by the Cabinet of the Susquehanna Conference to review your ministerial status and appointment for the conference year 2019-2020.  Please particularly note that ¶344.3 mandates you to designate your charge conference membership.  Members of the Cabinet are not required to have a charge conference. Please include a copy of your charge conference report for your personnel fileThese forms are used as part of the annual appointment process. If you anticipate requesting an appointment to a local church, please contact your District Superintendent immediately. If you are anticipating retirement, please send your retirement request to me.

The Book of Discipline mandates that all information, including your salary and benefitspackage, must be reported. Please enclose with your report any evaluation and/or narrative report. Also, note corrections, if any, of address and telephone numbers. Be sure to highlight those changes. Please include your Email address. It is strongly recommended that you have a Susquehanna Conference Email address as well. Conference communications are only sent through the conference Email addressSend either electronic or hard copies of your report to the following persons, addresses included on page 2, by FEBRUARY 28, 2019.

1.   Bishop Jeremiah Park
2.   Your District Superintendent
3.   Board of Ordained Ministry Representative – Rev. Dr Dennis Keller
4.   Bishop of the Area in which you work (If not Susquehanna Conference)
5.   Conference Secretary – Ms. Cindy Weaver

The 2019 Susquehanna Annual Conference is scheduled for Thursday, May 30 through June 1 at the Hershey Lodge, Hershey, Pa. There will be a breakfast gathering for all persons currently serving on extension ministry. We thank God for all clergy who are appointed to serve in ministry settings beyond the local congregations of The United Methodist Church.

The forms below are the blank PDF versions of the forms which can be filled out on your computer and printed out to be mailed.

Appointment Request Form
Appointment to Extension Ministry Form
Employer's Report to the Bishop Form
Extension Ministry Report Memorandum Letter

Bishop Jeremiah J. Park
303 Mulberry Drive, Suite 100
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050-3198
bishoppark@susumc.org

Rev. Dr. Kathleen E. Kind
Altoona Dist. Superintendent
1381 Plank Rd. Suite 114
Duncansville, PA 16635-8458
kkind@susumc.org

Rev. Barry C. Robison
Harrisburg Dist. Superintendent
303 Mulberry Drive, Suite 200
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050-3198
brobison@susumc.org

Rev. Larry L. Leland, Jr.
Lewisburg Dist. Superintendent
31 Baylor Blvd
Lewisburg, PA 17837-9203
lleland@susumc.org

Rev. Marian E. Hartman
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Dist. Superintendent
712 Linden St.
Scranton, PA 18510-2475
mhartman@susumc.org

Rev. Lori J. Steffensen
State College Dist. Superintendent
1200 Haymaker Road
State College, PA 16801-6943
lsteffensen@susumc.org

Rev. Troy T. Howell
Williamsport Dist. Superintendent
2420 Nottingham Road
Williamsport, PA 17701-4057
thowell@susumc.org

Rev. Dr. Charles W. Salisbury
York Dist. Superintendent
1910 Kenneth Rd., Suite D
York, PA 17408
csalisbury@susumc.org

Rev. Dr. Dennis R. Keller
BOOM Chair, Conference Relations
135 W. Simpson St.
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055-6321
dkeller@susumc.org

Ms. Cindy Weaver
Conference Secretary
417 S. 22nd St.
Camp Hill, PA 17011-5404
confsec@susumc.org