Pensacola District News


April 10, 2018



 
Early Disaster Response Training April 21 at Cokesbury  
When a natural disaster occurs, do you ever wish you could go directly to the hardest hit place and be of service to the struggling communities affected? Cokesbury United Methodist Church (5725 North Ninth Avenue, Pensacola, Florida) will host a training event to 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. Join us Saturday, April 21, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Atrium, to receive practical training and become certified as an Emergency Response Team worker with the United Methodist Committee on Relief. $15/person with training materials and lunch included. Space is limited. RSVP to Rev. Ashley Wilkinson Meyer at ashley@cokesburyumc.org or 476-5818.  
 
For more information about Disaster Response Training in the Alabama-West Florida Conference visit https://www.awfumc.org/ERTtraining. 
 
Deadline for the Local Church Heritage Award is May 3!
The Local Church Heritage Award will be presented at Annual Conference, June 2018, to the l ocal church that celebrated or preserved their heritage in the most outstanding way in 2017.  Don't miss the deadline to nominate your church!  For more information visit https://www.awfumc.org/heritageaward or contact Sharon Tucker at archives@huntingdon.edu or 334-833-4413.
          
NEW!!  Clergy File Information Form
If you have a change in clergy appointment or personal information or if you just want to be sure that we have your most current information on record, please send the completed Clergy File Information Form to the district office. You can download it here. It is also available at the Pensacola District's website. Thank you!

Expecting a new clergy appointment?  Be sure to visit our Right Start page!  http://umcpensacoladistrict.org/RightStart
 

There's more on our Message Board!  http://UMCPensacolaDistrict.org/MessageBoard 
 
   

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Mary Hernandez
 
Administrative Assistant
UMC Pensacola District Office
P.O. Box 2727
Pensacola, FL 32513-2727
850-434-0118
admin@umcpensacoladistrict.org