Featured Events for
the North District

Saturday, August 1o
Stronger Together 2024

Info: Mark your calendars for this North District Event. It will be from 11:30 am-2:00 pm EDT at Potawatomi Zoo in South Bend, IN.

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North District News

North District Camp Counselor Scholarship

If you are a youth or young adult that is serving as a camp counselor at an Impact 2818 summer camp, you may be eligible...

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Stronger Together 2024

Potawatomi Park, South Bend IN 11:30 am – 2:00 pm (EDT) Join us for a time to gather, connect, worship, and be STRONGER TOGETHER. The...

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General Conference 2024 Resources

Here are some resources that are available for you and your local church. North District Zoom Webinar (recording) Tuesday, May 14th, 7 pm EDT. This...

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North District Conference – Spring Zoom Meeting

If you would to access the PowerPoint slide show from the Spring Conference meeting, please click on the link below.

PowerPoint Presentation for Download

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Leadership University 2024 Resources

Church Governance and Single Board – Zoom recording from the session with Rev. David Schrader → Click here to view →Click here to access resources...

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High School Camp Interest Survey

We want to hear from you! Sometimes Sr. High Church Camp can be overwhelming. We’d like to know if we might be able to work...

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Better Way Trip 2024

The Better Way youth trip is open to current 8th through 12th-grade youth and is an inter-religious multicultural immersion experience sponsored by the North District of...

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Our Hearts Were Strangely Lukewarm

Conversations about our history and race can be difficult, but one of the blessings of the connection is that we can navigate these difficult waters...

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Milford Methodist Meeting House is a Mission of the North District

Click here to access the recent newsletter featuring updates and celebrations from Pastor Mike Beezley.

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Follow the North District on Facebook

Follow our Facebook page for up-to-date information on current events in our district. Visit facebook.com/NorthDistrictINUMC/ and make sure you invite your congregation, small groups, and...

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Rev. Kent Lundy offers prayer for the U.S. Senate

Rev. Kent Lundy offered a powerful prayer for the US Senate in the fall. If you would like to experience it yourself, please take a...

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Important North District Dates – Clergy Information

UPCOMING EVENTS NORTH DISTRICT CLERGY NEED TO KNOW

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    North District Resources

    A Better Way Trip

    The Better Way youth trip is open to current 8th through 12th-grade youth and is an inter-religious multicultural immersion experience sponsored by the North District of the Indiana Conference of the United Methodist Church. We will be going to the Chicagoland area this year July 17th to 21st.

    CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION→ 

    CLICK HERE FOR PROMOTIONAL RESOURCES TO USE IN YOUR CHURCH →

    Camping Resources

    SR. HIGH CAMP
    Consider pooling your resources with other North District churches for High School Camp this summer.

    CLICK HERE TO COMPLETE BRIEF SURVEY→

    COUNSELOR SCHOLARSHIPS
    All counselors serving with a North District leadership team or from a North District Church are eligible for a $100 scholarship for travel expenses and/or time off work.

    CLICK HERE TO ACCESS FORM→

     

    Grant Resources

    If you are exploring special project funding, here are available resources outside of our denomination. 

    CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD →

    Implicit Bias Resources

    Implicit Bias Training is an effective resource in combatting racism and other cultural bias.
    VIEW RESOURCE →

    Leadership University Materials

    2024 LEADERSHIP UNIVERSITY

    VIEW RESOURCES →click here 

     

    Leading Like Jesus to Transform Your Church

    Access the PowerPoint presentation from the North District Spring Learning event.

    Click here to download (PPT).

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    North District Operations Team

    The North District Operations Team is the “think tank” for our local connection. We are committed to resourcing our local churches. How can we support you? Email NDOpsTeam@inumc.org if we can help in any way. 

    Spiritual Disciplines
    SPR Training Handbook

    North District Team

    Our Office Hours are as follows:
    Monday-Thursday: 9:00am-5:00pm EST (8-5 CST)
    Friday: 9:00am-12:00pm EST (8-11 CST) or by appointment

    Conference Superintendent - North District

    Rev. Dr. Marti Lundy

    Conference Assistant - North & Northwest District

    Eva Goeb

    Associate District Superintendent - North District

    Rev. Dr. David Schrader

    Associate Superintendent - North District

    Rev. Paul Arnold

    Conference Superintendent - North District

    Rev. Dr. Marti Lundy

    After serving local churches in the Indiana Conference for 28 years, Rev. Dr. Marti G. Lundy now serves as the Conference Superintendent of the North District. She is a native of Columbia City, IN and a lifelong United Methodist. Marti holds a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from Northwestern University, a Master of Divinity from Garrett-ETS, and a Doctor of Ministry from Portland Theological Seminary (formerly George Fox Seminary). Rev. Dr. Lundy has served the Conference in many capacities, some of those include: Chair of Board of Camps and Conferences, Chair of the NE DCOM, and the Committee on Episcopacy. Rev. Dr. Lundy is married to the Rev. Dr. Kent A. Lundy, who serves in extension ministry at the 181st Intelligence Wing, Indiana Air National Guard, Terre Haute. They are the proud parents of Josh, a US Air Force Combat Veteran and full-time member of the 122d Fighter Wing in Fort Wayne and Nathan, a full-time law student at Indiana University McKinney Law School in Indianapolis. Fun fact, she sang the National Anthem at a Cubs game while in college and was a torchbearer for the Indiana Bicentennial for Whitley County.

    Conference Assistant - North & Northwest District

    Eva Goeb

    Eva Goeb has worked as a paralegal in many settings, including governmental compliance for an international ministry. As one who enjoys learning and growing, she has earned her Insurance Producer licenses and SHRM-CP HR certification. Most recently, she worked for a mortgage company in customer service. Eva enjoyed over 20 years as a Sunday school teacher and was a youth group leader and VBS volunteer. She is married to her high school sweetheart, and they have two grown kids and 7 grandkids. In her spare time, she loves glamping, being outdoors, reading, playing board games and spoiling her two dogs and two cats.

    Associate District Superintendent - North District

    Rev. Dr. David Schrader

    The Rev. Dr. David Schrader has served the United Methodist Church for 43 years, 39 of which were within the current boundary of the North District of the Indiana Conference. His last full-time appointment was as Senior Pastor of South Bend’s Grace UMC, where he served for 13 years. Prior to that he was the District Superintendent of Northwest Indiana, serving the old Calumet District of the North Indiana Conference. Other North District congregations he has served are Door Village, Lakeville, Elkhart First, Hammond First and Middlebury. Retired from full-time ministry in 2020, he currently serves part-time as our Associate District Superintendent. He and his wife, Pamela, have been married since 1977. They have two adult children. 

    Associate Superintendent - North District

    Rev. Paul Arnold

    Paul Arnold serves part-time as an Associate Conference Superintendent in the North District working with churches and pastors in the Central Time Zone of Northwest Indiana. Paul has been a member of the Indiana Conference for forty-two years and officially retired from full-time pastoral ministry in 2014. He has pastored churches of various sizes with worship attendance from 50 to 500 and has a passion for churches to fulfill their missional calling with an emphasis on justice ministry. Paul is also a consultant with Church Growth Services which assists congregations conducting capital campaigns. Paul lives on the shore of Lake Michigan with the sound of water constantly in his head and putting him to sleep at night. He has taken up kayaking and attempts to paddle board. His wife JoAnn, two grown children and their families with his four grandchildren, keep him enthused for life.

    Office Phone

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