Florida Conference Historical Society

The Florida Conference Historical Society invites to membership all who have an interest in the heritage of Methodism in Florida. Its purpose is to promote interest in the study and preservation of the history of the Florida Conference and its antecedents.

The society holds an annual dinner or luncheon featuring a noted speaker on some aspect of Florida Methodist history.

Yearly dues are $5.00     Regular Member
  $10.00     Patron Member
  $25.00     Contributing Member
  $100.00     Life Member

The following serve as officers of the society:


Reverend Daphne Johnson
922 South Boulevard
Lakeland, Florida 33803

Vice President

The Reverend Douglas Hallman
8398 Split Creek Circle
Lakeland, Florida 33809


Reverend Lawrence J. Loveday
4012 Greenwood Drive
Ft. Pierce, Florida 34928-6151

To join, please fill out this form (click here to download form) and mail it, along with a check payable to Florida Conference Treasurer, to the following:

Florida Conference Historical Society
Florida United Methodist Heritage Center
McKay Archives Center/Florida Southern College
111 Lake Hollingsworth Drive
Lakeland, Florida 33801

Contact Us

The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church

450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815

(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011