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Foundation Opportunity for Clergy


All clergy are invited to attend the Clergy Benefits Academy hosted by the General Board – Pension and Health Benefits of the United Methodist Church. 

The Clergy Benefits Academy will be presented October 24-26, 2016, in Branson, Missouri at the Hilton Branson Convention Center Hotel. The Missouri United Methodist Foundation would like to reimburse clergy attending the academy for two nights of hotel room at the Hilton Branson Convention Center Hotel. 

The Clergy Benefits Academy is for all ages and stages of ministry — new ordinands, early-career clergy, mid-career clergy, ready-to-retire clergy, district superintendents, clergy in extension ministries — and spouses. There is something for everyone! This event is an opportunity to learn about the many benefit issues that affect your life and ministry. You can even earn continuing education units (CEUs) for attending.

Register for the Academy and reserve your hotel room. Once registered, call the Foundation Office at 800-332-8238 to let us know you will be attending the event. After the event, email ( or mail (PO Box 1076, Columbia, MO 65205) your hotel receipt, name and mailing address to the Foundation, and a reimbursement check will be mailed back to you.

For more information about the Clergy Benefits Academy and a link to register, visit For questions regarding the hotel reimbursement process, call the Foundation office at 800-332-8238.