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This Week's News..............................................................January 17, 2019


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Divorce Care for Kids Group Sponsored by Christ UMC
Mobile District Annual Conference Briefing
Clergy Pre-retirement Seminar


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Divorce Care for Kids Group Sponsored by Christ UMC


Mobile District Annual Conference Briefing

The Alabama-West Florida Conference will hold seven pre-annual conference briefings for clergy and lay members to annual conference. The Mobile District meeting will be held at Saraland UMC on May 19 at 3pm under the direction of Rev. Ashley Davis, AWF Director of Connectional Ministries and Conference Secretary.  Click here for more information.  


Clergy Pre-retirement Seminar

The Conference Board of Pension and Health Benefits is sponsoring the annual pre-retirement seminar on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 and Wednesday, February 6, 2019.  The seminar will be held in Pensacola, Florida at the Pensacola Grand Hotel.

Individual retirement projections and consultations with Ronald Coleman and Robert Christophel  of Wespath will be conducted during the seminar.  Due to time limitations, participation is limited to the first 20 clergy persons with a paid registration.  Clergy persons must check the “Individual” registration.  If a spouse is attending check the appropriate block as well.

On-line registration is required. Payment may be made through PayPal accounts or through PayPal with a credit card. 

Please use this link (https://awf-reg.brtapp.com/2019ClergyRetirementSeminar) to access the brochure and on-line registration.  Don’t delay registering your attendance.  The deadline for registration is January 25, 2019. A brochure is attached for your review.   You can also click on the link found in the brochure to register online.

Remember that the registration fee includes one night's lodging, and breakfast.



Job/Ministry Opportunities

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Lillian UMC - Part Time Youth Director

Tanner Williams UMC - Part Time Youth Director

Dumas Wesley Community Center - Full Time Youth Director

Dumas Wesley Community Center - Part Time Assistant Youth Director


District Events

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

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

March 10 - Post General Conference Meeting  at Christ UMC in Mobile, AL

March 11 - Clergy Gathering with Bishop Graves - Christ UMC

Church Events

January 18  - West Side UMC Spaghetti Dinner and Game Night - 4-7pm

March 30 - Activate Missions Conference - Saraland UMC - 8:30am-2pm

Conference Events

January 21 - ARM Service Day

January 27-February 1 - The Academy For Spiritual Formation - Longing for God

March 7 - Post General Conference Meeting at Montgomery FUMC  

March 9 - Post General Conference Meeting at Covenant UMC in Dothan, AL

March 10 - Post General Conference Meeting  at Christ UMC in Mobile, AL

Click here to find The Alabama West Florida Conference Calendar

 
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