*The district lines on this map are approximated.  Please refer to the list of churches below for exact district boundary information.

Meet District 1: Northern Skies

Northern /Peninsula and the Upper Peninsula

Northern Skies encompasses 53 United Methodist churches and 13 multi-point charges.  The new district includes congregations from the existing Grand Traverse and Marquette districts.  The new district will be operational on July 1, 2018.

List of Churches/Charges

• Bark River, Hermansville: First
• Bergland, Ewen, Wakefield
• Cheboygan: St. Paul’s
• Crystal Falls: Christ, Amasa: Grace
• Escanaba: Central
• Escanaba: First
• Gladstone: Memorial
• God’s Country Cooperative Parish: Grand Marais, Germfask, McMillan, Newberry, Engadine, Paradise,Hulbert: Tahquamenon
• Gwinn
• Hancock: First
• Houghton: Grace
• Iron Mountain: First, Quinnesec
• Iron Mountain: Trinity
• Ironwood: Wesley, White Pine
• Ishpeming: Wesley
• Keweenaw Parish: Calumet, Mohawk-Ahmeek, Lake Linden,
• L’Anse, Sidnaw, Zeba
• Mackinaw City: Church Of The Straits
• Manistique: First
• Marquette: Hope
• Menominee: First
• Munising, Trenary
• Negaunee: Mitchell
• New Hope of Emmett County
• Norway: Grace, Faithorn
• Ontonagon, Greenland, Rockland: St. Paul
• Painesdale: A. Paine Memorial
• Pickford
• Republic, Woodland
• St. Ignace
• Sault Ste. Marie: Central, Algonquin
• Stephenson