Several congregations in the Florida Conference recently received new leadership. The following clergy appointments were announced for July:
In Atlantic Central, Ernesto Machado, lay supply pastor, was appointed to First Hispanic UMC, Lake Worth.
Dennis I White, retired full elder, assumed leadership of Welaka UMC in the North East District.
Alturas UMC in South Central welcomed Douglas F. Hallman, also a retired full elder.
Expected to begin serving Sept. 1 are Kandace L. Brooks, full elder, at Tomoka UMC, Ormond Beach, in East Central, and elder Ralph P. Cotten of Western Pennsylvania, appointed to Alva UMC in the South West District.
Best wishes to all in their new appointments!