JUNE 2019 NW Newsletter

ANNUAL CONFERENCE THIS WEEK

Please be in prayer this week for the important work being done at the 2019 Annual Conference in Lakeland.

 

 

CHURCH FIRE

As many of you probably know, Calvary UMC Tallahassee suffered a major fire to their main building. Please be in prayer for them as they continue the difficult task of cleaning and rebuilding while still holding services in another building.

 

NW DISTRICT CLERGY CHANGES

Effective July 1 we say goodbye to:

Ben Richards who is leaving Bethel Lake City to be an Associate at Trinity Gainesville

Sam Maihack who is leaving First High Springs to serve at Mariner Spring Hill

Alex Christian who is leaving First Chiefland to serve Memorial Lake Placid

Effective July 1 we wish the best on your retirement to:

John Hicks of First Monticello

Barbara Awoniyi of New Life Tallahassee.

Effective July 1 we will see these in-district changes:

Jon Brewster at Trinity Tallahassee will move to First Monticello

Pamela Green at Killearn will move to Lake City to serve New Hope/Trinity two-point charge

Latricia Scriven will serve New Life Tallahassee as well as FAMU Wesley

Jon, Pamela and Latricia - we are glad to be keeping you in our district!

Effective July 1 we welcome new to our district: 

Becky Rokitowski, Associate at Saint Paul's Tallahassee

Neal Averitt, Associate at Trinity Tallahassee

Nelson Cowan, First High Springs

Richard Blue, First Chiefland

Please join us in sending our prayers to those transitioning and in welcoming those new to our district.

 

GOSPEL SING

Bethel UMC Tallahassee is having a Gospel sing Sunday, June 30 at 6:00 PM with the group "Another Journey". All are invited. A love offering will be taken.  Questions? contact Pastor Ralph Wrightstone (850) 997-2527.

 

LOOKING AHEAD TO 2020

BISHOP CARTER TO LEAD 2020 HOLY LAND TRIP

Join Bishop Ken Carter & the Florida Conference for 10 days in the Holy Land, departing February 4, 2020. Click here for more information and registration.

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