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This week's news.......

November 21, 2017



Mobile District Conference - Save the Date!!

Please add January 7th to your church calendars for our annual Mobile District Conference.  It will be held at The Vision Center located at 4807 Princeton Drive, Mobile. More information will be coming soon!


Click here to find the Communities of Transformation Newsletter!



Missionaries Delbert and Sandy Groves visiting AWFC in December

Missionaries Delbert and Sandy Groves will be traveling through the Alabama-West Florida Conference soon and are available to speak to small groups, Bible studies, UMW Circles, mission committees, and other groups in your church.

Delbert and Sandy serve in Zambia, at the New Life Center in Kitwe. They are missionaries with Global Ministries.

They are available December 12-14, 2017.

These events are already confirmed:
- Dec. 12 - Montgomery FUMC, 10 AM (CST)
- Dec. 13 - Epworth UMC, Phenix City - 6:30 PM (EST)


Don't Forget to Order UMCH White Christmas Materials

It is time to be ordering White Christmas materials for the upcoming Advent Season.  The UMCH is very excited about new resources this year which includes a 2017 Advent “scratch off” calendar and other downloadable materials.  The Advent Calendar will be perfect for each church member to have in their home during the season and would also make a great take away for a Children’s moment.   
Click here to visit UMCH's White Christmas Website to find graphics, materials and more!!


North Mobile Singspiration will be held at Ebenezer UMC on December 10th which will include the Annual Toy Drive.


Deadline to contribute to Dumas Wesley Toy Store - December 4th



Job/Ministry Opportunities

Click here for job descriptions and details

Saraland UMC -  Director of Student Ministries

Toulminville-Warren St. UMC  - Day Care Teachers

Spring Hill Avenue UMC - Part-time Children's Ministry Assistant

Trinity UMC - Worship Leader/Musician


District Dates

Second Sunday of Each Month - North Mobile District SINGSPIRATION- 6pm

Clergy Coffee - First Wednesday of each month 8am – Cracker Barrel - Schillinger Rd

December 4 - Deadline for Contributions to Dumas Wesley Toy Store

January 7 - Mobile District Conference - The Vision Center - 4807 Princeton Drive

Church Dates

December 2 - Tanner Williams UMC - Christmas in the Country Bazaar - 9am-1pm

December 17 - Wesley Chapel UMC - Family and Friends Day - 3pm

Conference Dates

November 26 - United Methodist Student Day

December 3 - Global Migration Sunday

December 7-10 - Appalachian Christmas at Lake Junaluska

January 5-6 - Fresh Expressions-Pioneer Learning Community

January 19-20 - COSROW Event

January 19-20 - Lay Servant Ministries Training

January 27 - Conference Committee on Lay Servant Ministries Board Meeting

Click here to find The Alabama West Florida Conference calendar online!


 
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