Ministries

Board of Ordained Ministry

The primary responsibilities of BOM is to interview and examine candidates for ordination and/or commissioning as ordained clergy in the church.


Board of Stewards

The Board of Stewards is the leadership team of our Yellowstone Annual Conference, comprised of representatives of our many ministry areas. Our purpose is to uphold the vision and values of the annual conference and to ensure that our ministries and supporting funds reflect our strategic priorities. 


Campus Ministry

Our goal is connect college students with ministries that provide them with opportunities to encounter God, community, and to grow their faith.


Committee on Native American Ministry

The mission of the Yellowstone Annual Conference Committee on Native American Ministry (CONAM) and Healing Relationships is to create opportunities to bring people together to build authentic relationships with Native Americans for justice, healing and wholeness.


Conference Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees has the authority to manage properties owned by the Annual Conference and its agencies. Property includes but is not limited to money that is donated, bequeathed or conveyed to annual conference as well as with Real Estate property. Managing the property as good stewards for the Conference is the major responsibility of the Board of Trustees. 


Congregational Development

The Congregational Development Team of Yellowstone Conference has two primary goals. 1) To foster the creation of new worshiping faith communities throughout the conference. 2) To aid churches in revitalization through reconnection with their local community.


Transitional Ministry

Transitional Ministry is a program designed to work with Leadership teams from Yellowstone and Rocky Mountain churches with an average Sunday's attendance of under 50 to discern the future direction of their church community.


Guiding Values Team

This team consists of clergy and laity who serve as the "conscience" of our conference by working to identify, express, and clarify the values which guide our decisions and actions.


Lay Servant Ministry

Lay Servant Ministries offers valuable education equipping United Methodists for all facets of lay ministry.  Teaching, serving, training, leading, participating, caring, loving, and communicating are integral parts of Lay Servant Ministries.


Process Committee

As one of the conference's administrative agencies, there shall be a Process Committee consisting of six to nine
members. “Any Parliamentarian(s) appointed by the Bishop shall serve ex-officio without vote. The duties of this
committee shall be to oversee the legislative, business, and election process and working organization of the
Yellowstone Annual Conference.


United Methodist Men


United Methodist Women - Montana, 1/2 Wyoming and a slice of Idaho

The organized unit of the United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose PURPOSE
is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ;
to develop a creative supportive fellowship;
and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.


Yellowstone Conference United Methodist Foundation

Our sole purpose is to assist churches in the area of stewardship and planned giving.  We are here to serve all Yellowstone Conference Churches and we encourage you contact us if you are interested in a visit from the Foundation.