Message from District Superintendent
The North East District welcomes our new district superintendent Rev. Jay Therrell. He officially begins his ministry with us on July 1, 2016 but Fridays will be his Sabbath Day so his first day in the office will be on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. Please take a few minutes to read the first message from Jay.
District Office Summer Hours
The District Office will be closed on Monday, July 4, 2016 in observance of the Independence Day Holiday. In addition, the office will be closed on Monday, September 5, 2016 in observance of the Labor Day Holiday.
The office will be open on Fridays until 12 p.m. This schedule will take place beginning the Friday after Annual Conference through the Friday before Labor Day.
Welcome to the North East District
We welcome the following pastors who have transitioned into or within the North East District:
- Neal Avirett - appointed to Spring Glen UMC & Glynlea Grace UMC
- Will Clark - appointed to Isle of Faith UMC
- Greg Doss - appointed to Ponte Vedra UMC
- Heather Harding - appointed to Fleming Island UMC
- Katie Harrington - appointed to Highlands UMC
- Juana Jordan - appointed to Southside UMC
- Emily Knight - appointed to Riverside Park UMC
- Art McClellan - appointed to Ortega UMC
- Gewanda Parker - appointed to Wesley Fellowship UMC
- Juan Ramos - appointed to First UMC, Callahan
- Jeffery Tate - appointed to Keystone Heights UMC
- Debra Thompson - appointed to Ebenezer UMC, Jacksonville
- Bridget Thornton - appointed to Christ UMC, Neptune Beach
We welcome each one of you into your new position within the district! May God's blessings surround you and your church as you begin your ministry together.
Sorry, but the Singers have cancelled their tour for the rest of the calendar year.
CrossRoad UMC to Host Lake Junaluska Singers
Join CrossRoad UMC on July 20, 2016 @ 7 p.m. when they host the Lake Junaluska Singers in a FREE concert.The mission of the Junaluska Singers is to express joy and hope through vocal and harmonic artistry at the highest level of excellence. For more information about the Singers,visit their website.
Part-Time Youth Minister Needed
Faith United Methodist Church, 4000 Spring Park Road, Jacksonville, is seeking a part-time youth minister to continue in an existing youth program, starting in August, 2016. Click here for more information about this position.
August 14, 2016 - Festival of Wisdom & Grace Conference
August 11-12, 2016 - Global Leadership Summit
September 20, 2016 - Town Hall Meeting with Bishop Carter
January 28, 2017 - District Leadership Training Event, more details to come
February 4, 2017 - District Leadership Training Event, more details to come
June 7-9, 2017 - Annual Conference 2017, Buena Vista Palace Hotel, Orlando