The Pensacola District of The United Methodist Church
Thursday, June 21, 2018
The Message Board

Around the Pensacola District  
Change in Clergy Appointment? Change in Clergy Info? Send Us This Form!
Clergy, if you have a change in appointment or personal information or you just want to be sure that we have the most current information for you on record, please send the district office the Clergy File Information Form (revised in 2018).
Change in Clergy Appointment or Compensation? Send Us This Form!
If you have a change in clergy appointment or compensation, please send the district office a new Pastor  Compensation Report Form.
Reserve These November/December Dates - Pensacola District Events:
Nov. 4, 2018    4 p.m. Pensacola District Conference* Navarre UMC
Nov. 4, 2018 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.    Pensacola District Fused Youth Conference* Community Life UMC, Gulf Breeze
Dec. 11, 2018 6 p.m. Pensacola District Clergy & Spouses Christmas Dinner** The Wright Place, Pensacola First UMC
* All Pensacola District churches are asked to suspend their regular activities the evening of Nov. 4 so that all may attend.
** Please complete the online RSVP form for the Christmas Dinner between Nov. 1 and Dec. 4, 2018.  Reservations close Dec. 4. 

Do You Have Students Attending or Soon to Attend UWF or PSC?
The Wesley Foundation would like to contact students from your church if they are attending The University of West Florida or Pensacola State College.  If you have students currently attending or heading that way soon, they would love to have their contact information so that they may welcome and invite them to be a part of the Wesley Foundation family.  Please e-mail this information to 

Pensacola District Is a Constant Contact All Star!
We received this notification from Constant Contact:
"Last year, your outreach and engagement with your audience was exemplary. Stellar. Your customers noticed and responded positively. And we noticed, too. So we are thrilled to name you to our roster of 2017 All Stars!  This annual designation is something that only 10% of Constant Contact customers receive for their excellence in building better customer relationships. Relationships matter to us at Constant Contact. Thanks for making yours count. Congratulations again, and we hope you have another great year in 2018."


Around the Alabama-West Florida Conference 

The Book of Reports
The Book of Reports (formerly known as Brochure of Reports) can be downloaded here.
Here's a Sample of What's on the AWFC Calendar: 
Annual Meeting - Lay Servant Ministries July 12-14
The Southeastern Jurisdiction Association of Annual Conference and District Directors of Lay Servant Ministries will be held July 12-14, 2018, at First United Methodist Church, Montgomery, Alabama.  The event page is here.  This event is open to ALL Lay Servants, Lay Speakers, Lay Ministers, and those that want to start in the LSM program. We will also have a business meeting, and our worship will feature preaching by Bishop David Graves, resident Bishop of the Alabama-West Florida Conference.  Click here for details.
Required Boundary Training for Clergy - Sexual Ethics Seminar in August
(AWFC 4/12/2018) - All clergy in the Alabama-West Florida Conference should mark their calendars for one of the August 2018 dates and locations for the Quadrennial Sexual Ethics Requirement, sponsored by the AWF Board of Ordained Ministry. There are also two required reading assignments and a writing assignment. Continue here for details.