District Committee on Ordained Ministry (dCOM)

If you are a member of a district committee on ordained ministry, thank you for the careful work you are doing with candidates for ministry.  You know that this is an important process of hearing candidate express their understanding of their call to ministry.  For the dCOM Handbook click here.

DCOM Responsibilities

 

Listed here is the contact information for each district committee on ordained ministry in the Florida Conference. 

 

Atlantic Central District

District Superintendent:  Rev. Dr. Gary Spencer (772) 299-0255  ds-ac@flumc.org

dCOM Chair:  Rev. Jeremy Rebman  (772) 562-1900 jeremy.rebman@flumc.org

dCOM Vice Chair:  Rev. Corky Calhoun (321) 452-7523 kevin.calhoun@flumc.org

dCOM Registrar:  Elizabeth Flynn  (863) 688-5563, Ext. 321  registrarAC@flumc.org

DCOM Meeting Location: First UMC, Vero Beach

  • Mon, Feb 12 , 2018 (materials due Jan 23, 2018)
  • Mon, April 23, 2018 (materials due March 26, 2018)
  • Mon, Aug 20, 2018 (materials due July 23, 2018)
  • Mon, Oct 15, 2018 (materials due Sept 17, 2018) LP Renewal

 

East Central District

District Superintendent:  Rev. Bob Bushong  (407) 636-9240  DS-EC@flumc.org

dCOM Chair:  Rev. Chris Jones (407) 809-2030 chris.jones@flumc.org

dCOM Vice Chair: Rev. Jennifer Stiles Williams (407) 876-4991 jennifer.stiles-williams@flumc.org

dCOM Registrar:  Elizabeth Flynn (863) 688-5563, Ext. 322   registrarEC@flumc.org 

DCOM Meeting Location: Asbury UMC, Maitland

  • Thurs, April 26, 2018 (materials due March 28, 2018)
  • Thurs, May 17, 2018 (materials due April 19, 2018)
  • Thurs, Aug 23, 2018 (materials due July 26, 2018)
  • Thurs, Oct 18, 2018 (materials due Sept 20, 2018) LP Renewal
  • Thurs, Dec 20, 2018 (materials due Nov 22, 2018)

 

Gulf Central District

District Superintendent: Rev. Candace Lewis (727) 585-1207  ds-gc@flumc.org

dCOM Chair: Rev. Bob Martin (727) 584-8165  robert.martin@flumc.org

dCOM Vice Chair: Rev. Tim Machtel  (813) 689-6849  tim.machtel@flumc.org 

dCOM Registrar: Elizabeth Flynn  (863) 688-5563, Ext. 323  registrarGC@flumc.org

DCOM Meeting Location: St Paul UMC, Largo

  • Thurs, Jan 11, 2018 (materials due Dec 11, 2017) LP Renewal
  • Thurs, March 15, 2018 (materials due Feb 14, 2018) LP and Certification
  • Thurs, May 10, 2018 (materials due April 10, 2018) Provisional First Attempt 
  • Wed, Aug 14, 2018 (materials due July 15, 2018) Provisional Second Attempt
  • Thurs, Nov 15, 2018 (materials due Oct 15, 2018)
  • Thurs, Dec 13, 2018 (materials Nov 13, 2018)

 

North Central District

District Superintendent:  Rev. June Edwards (352) 789-6981  ds-nc@flumc.org

dCOM Chair:  Rev. Beth Farabee (352) 372-8523 elizabeth.farabee@flumc.org

dCOM Registrar:  Elizabeth Flynn (863) 688-5563, Ext. 324  registrarNC@flumc.org

DCOM Meeting Location: NC District Office, First UMC, Ocala

  • Mon, Feb 26, 2018 (materials due Jan 22, 2018) LP Renewal
  • ​Mon, May 14, 2018 (materials due April 16, 2018)
  • Mon, Sept 17, 2018 (materials due Aug 13, 2018)
  • Mon, Dec 10, 2018 (materials due Nov 12, 2018)

 

North East District

District Superintendent:  Rev. Jay Therrell   (904) 396-3026    ds-ne@flumc.org

dCOM Chair:  Rev. Greg Doss   (904) 280-5141   greg.doss@flumc.org

dCOM Registrar: Elizabeth Flynn (863) 688-5563, Ext. 325 registrarNE@flumc.org

DCOM Meeting Location: Mandarin UMC, Jacksonville

  • Wed, Feb 21, 2018 (materials due Jan 24, 2018) LP Renewal
  • Wed, May 16, 2018 (materials due April 18, 2018)
  • Wed, Aug 22, 2018 (materials due July 25, 2018)
  • Wed, Dec 12, 2018 (materials due Nov 14, 2018)

 

North West District

District Superintendent:  Rev. Durwood Foshee   (850) 386-2154   ds-nw@flumc.org

dCOM Chair:  Rev. Dr. Kandace Brooks  (850) 385-5146  kandace.brooks@flumc.org

dCOM Registrar:  Elizabeth Flynn  (863) 688-5563, Ext. 326 registrarNW@flumc.org

DCOM Meeting Location: St. Paul UMC, Tallahassee

  • Tues, April 10 & Wed, April 11, 2018 (materials due March 10, 2018) LP Renewal
  • Tues, May 10, 2018 (materials due April 17, 2018)
  • Tues, Sept 18, 2018 (materials due Aug 14, 2018)
  • Tues, Dec 11, 2018 (materials due Nov 13, 2018)

 

South East District

District Superintendent:  Rev. Cynthia Weems  (305) 445-9136  DS-SE@flumc.org

dCOM Chair:  Rev. David Range (954) 989-4711 david.range@flumc.org 

dCOM Registrar: Elizabeth Flynn (863) 688-5563, Ext. 328   registrarSE@flumc.org

 DCOM Meeting Location: Plantation UMC

  • Tues, Feb 13, 2018 (materials due Jan 16, 2018)
  • Tues, April 24, 2018 (materials due March 28, 2018)
  • Tues, Aug 21, 2018 (materials due July 24, 2018)
  • Tues, Oct 21, 2018 (materials due Sept 18, 2018) LP Renewal

South West District

District Superintendent:  Rev. Dr. Rinaldo "Rini" Hernandez (941) 371-6511  ds-sw@flumc.org

dCOM Chair:  Rev. Vic Willis  (941) 474-5588  vic.willis@flumc.org

dCOM Vice Chair: Rev. Christy Holden (727) 215-6760 christine.holden@flumc.org

dCOM Registrar: Elizabeth Flynn  (863) 688-5563, Ext. 329  registrarSW@flumc.org

DCOM Meeting Location: First UMC, Punta Gorda

  • Tues, Jan 9, 2018 (materials due Dec 9, 2017) Certification and Recertification
  • Tues, March 20, 2018 (materials due Feb 20, 2018) LP Renewal
  • Tues, April 24, 2018 (materials due March 24, 2018) Provisional First Attempt, LP, Cert
  • Tues, Aug 14, 2018 (materials due July 14, 2018) Provisional Second Attempt 


Forms 

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Approval Report
Personal Data Inventory
Financial Disclosure Form

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Medical Form, Part 2

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