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News from the Mobile District ................................................. September 26, 2019

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Remembering Hurricane Michael
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Free Concert at Government Street UMC
Early Response Team Training at Wilmer UMC
Mobile District UMW ANNUAL SPIRITUAL ENRICHMENT DAY
District Tanzania Partnership Information Session
Vital Conversations
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Remembering Hurricane Michael

The Alabama-West Florida Conference, with the help of the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR), continues to be a leader in the rebuilding and recovery process in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael. Our Conference is planning intentional time to remember the devastation caused by this storm.  Please click here to find a statement from Bishop Graves and the many ways that your church may participate in this time of remembrance.


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Free Concert at Government Street UMC


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Early Response Team Training at Wilmer UMC

There will be a Basic Emergency Response Team (ERT) training event at Wilmer UMC on September 28th.  Participants will learn the basics of disaster response, including how to stabilize and secure homes safely, and how to work effectively with survivors and others on the response team.  This standardized class is required for the basic ERT UMCOR identification badge. The class will be from 9am until 5pm and the cost is $25, which includes your t-shirt, lunch, background check, badge, and training materials.

Click here to find more information or click here to register.


Mobile District UMW ANNUAL SPIRITUAL ENRICHMENT DAY

Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 10:00am
Christ United Methodist Church
Speaker:  Rev. Jennifer Gregory, Tanner Williams UMC
Communion:  Dr. Debora Bishop, Mobile District Superintendent
Theme: Love In Action  1 John 3:18 NIV
COME JOIN US IN FELLOWSHIP…………
Please RSVP with your attendance count by September 20th as refreshments will be served after service.


District Tanzania Partnership Information Session

Make plans to attend the Alabama-West Florida Conference Tanzania partnership information session in the sanctuary at St. Mark UMC on October 6. You will learn more about the partnership and how you can become involved as a church and individual. The session will begin at 3 p.m.

Register to attend here: https://awf-reg.brtapp.com/TanzaniaInformationSessions


Vital Conversations


Job/Ministry Opportunities

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St. Mark UMC - Worship Leader
Dumas Wesley Community Center - Office Manager


District Events

2nd Sunday of Each Month - North Mobile District SINGSPIRATION- 6pm - October - Ebenezer UMC

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

September 30 - New Pastors Meeting with DS - District Office - 10am-3pm

October 6 - Mobile District Tanzania Partnership Information Session  - St. Mark UMC

October 28 - New Pastors Meeting with DS - District Office - 10am-3pm

October 29 - Inner City Mission Golf Tournament - Azalea City Golf Course


Church Events

Every Third Friday - West Side UMC Spaghetti Dinner and Game Night - 4-7pm

September 27 - Government Street UMC Gospel and Organ Concert - 6:30pm


Conference Events

October 6 -  Tanzania Partnership Information Session - Mobile District

October 6 - World Communion Sunday

October 8 - Vital Conversations

October 10 - Vital Conversations

October 11-13 - United Methodist Women Spiritual Enrichment Retreat

October 12 - Connecting Neighbors Workshop - Marianna/Panama City District

October 13 - Tanzania Partnership Information Session - Baypines District

October 15 - Vital Conversations

October 18-20 - Choir Music Weekend

October 19 - Connecting Neighbors Workshop - Montgomery-Opelika District

October 20 - Disabilities Awareness Sunday

October 21-23 - Guided Personal Retreat

November 4 - Environmental Justice Seminar

November 9 -  Connecting Neighbors Workshop - Dothan District

November 10 - Tanzania Partnership Information Session - Marianna/Panama City District

November 18-21 - SEJ Clergywomen Retreat, November

Calendar of events at Lake Junaluska

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Scatter Kindness

 
Open Hearts. Open Minds. Open Doors.