Southern Prairie

Minnesota's United Methodist Churches are divided into five districts. Across the five districts, there are four district superintendents appointed to oversee churches and pastors.

Rev. Fred Vanderwerf

Southern Prairie District Superintendent

Superintending the work in the Southern Prairie District / (612) 230-6122

Cheryl Daschner

Administrative Assistant

Church conference forms, appointments and events for superintendent and cabinet, general assistance to churches and pastors / (612) 230-6122

For what it's Werf

Rev. Fred Vanderwerf invites your church's administrative council to reclaim its purpose. Watch the video.

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Southern Prairie Reflections

6 reasons a preacher should reconsider a political post

With so many clergy friends on Facebook, and in the height of the presidential campaign, Rev. Fred Vanderwerf offers six reasons to avoid political posts.  Read blog post

Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

(612) 870-0058