Pastor Jim Clifton, with his wife, Nancy. Jim is the District Sunday School & Discipleship Ministries Chair. Contact him at

District Leadership Team:

Jim Clifton, chair

Billy Buisman, Youth Ministries

Cindy Reynolds, Children's Ministries

Shane Endicott, Adult Ministries

Dave Reynolds, Treasurer

Sarah Friedrich, at large member

Dan Lewis, at large member

Sonya Miller, at large member

Nicole Depew, Children's Quizzing director

Debbie Hensley, Recording Secretary



Your District Discipleship Team wants to make sure you are equipped to teach the Word of God to all ages in your local context. You can find information and ideas online at our global ministry site A valuable option for training is found at The Discipleship Place


I want to introduce you to some of the things that are available to you and your congregation from District Sunday School & Discipleship Ministries (SDMI):


  • The Mix – Each fall we offer a teaching/training time that brings our pastors and laypeople together covering children’s ministries, women’s ministries, youth ministries and discipleship. It will be held October 9, 2021 in Othello.

  • Northwest Fall Retreat – The laity of the district will gather for retreat at the Enzian Inn in Leavenworth, WA in the fall. Visit their website for more information.

  • Adventure Camp (boys & girls) – July 26-30, 2021 at Camp Sanders. More information is available here. 

  • Children's Quizzing – This is a vital ministry on the district. Contact Children's Quizzing director, Nicole Depew, at for more information. 

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