MEMO FROM THE BAYPINES DISTRICT SUPERINTENDENT’S DESK:
(New) Charge Conference Forms Now Available -2018 Charge Conference Forms are now available online. You may access them through this link or go to our home page and click on the link under Quick Links. Should you have questions, please contact your district office. Click here to access forms.
Baypines District Town Hall Meeting - Bishop David Graves, resident Bishop of the Alabama-West Florida Conference, will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 3:00 pm at Bay Minette FUMC. The Church address is 120 West 2nd Street, Bay Minette, AL 36507. Please take advantage of this opportunity to visit with our Bishop here in the Baypines District.
Sexual Ethics Training Registration Now Live -All clergy in the Alabama-West Florida Conference should mark their calendars for one of the below dates and locations for the Quadrennial Sexual Ethics Requirement, sponsored by the AWF Board of Ordained Ministry. The deadline to register for training is August 6, 2018.
Dates and locations are as follows (choose one event to attend):
Saturday, August 25 at The Vision Center, Mobile
Monday, August 27 at St. James UMC, Montgomery
Tuesday, August 28 at FUMC Dothan
Click here for details and to register.
Jubilee Shores UMC will host an Arts & Crafts Show on September 22, 2018 from 9:00 am -1:00 pm. If you would like to rent a spot for only $25 you can do so at https//goo.gl/forms/RDbh7WKgBkq2tC5y2
Deadline to register is September 1. The event itself is free. We already have a Scentsy booth, local artists, and crafters signed up! We would love to have bakers, local businesses, and other representatives to join us. If you have questions, please contact Heather Partin at email@example.com.
The Invitation: For laity and clergy who seek to be further equipped for the task of ministry in the United Methodist Church.
The Method: Psalms, Study, Supper, and Sauce.
Source Material (in addition to your Bible): Oden, Thomas C. John Wesley’s Teachings, Volume 1: God and Providence, Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2012.
Chapter 1: God
Sept-24 (10am @ AND)
Chapter 2: The Primacy of Scripture
Oct-1 (10am @ AND)
Chapter 3: Tradition
Oct-8 (10am @ AND)
Chapter 4: Reason
Oct-15 (10am @ BRE)
Chapter 5: Experience
Oct-22 (10am @ BRE)
Chapter 6: Creation, Providence, and Evil
Oct-29 (10am @ BRE)
Chapter 7: Man
Nov-5 (10am @ MONR)
Chapter 8: Sin
Nov-19 (10am @ MONR)
Chapter 9: Original Sin
Nov-26 (10am @ MONR)
(AND) First UMC Andalusia, (BRE) First UMC Brewton, (MONR) First UMC Monroeville
OTHER AWFUMC CONFERENCE NEWS:
Lake Junaluska Summer Youth Event III, July 20-23
Lake Junaluska Festival of Wisdom and Grace, August 13-16
AWF Boundary Training, August 25
AWF Boundary Training, August 27
AWF Boundary Training, August 28
Blue Lake Sunday, September 9
One Day, An Older Adult Event, September 15
Prayer Shawl Retreat 2018, September 17-20
OPPORTUNITIES IN THE BAYPINES DISTRICT:
(New) Daphne United Methodist has an opening for a part time Contemporary Worship Leader. The person will provide vocal and musical leadership to the Sunday morning Contemporary worship service. Responsible for the planning, preparation, and coordination of all aspects of music, lights, and multimedia for this service. Please contact Allison Blaylock at DUMC (252)-654-9967 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
FUMC Atmore is looking for a Youth Leader. If interested, please contact the Church Office at (251) 368-8197 for a complete job description.
Jubilee Shores UMC in Fairhope, Alabama has an immediate opening for an Administrative Assistant (Part-Time). The person selected must have a good attitude, pleasant personality, and be a team player. Prior Administrative experience, including basic computer skills, are beneficial. Interested applicants should submit a resume to Jubilee Shores UMC, PO Box 1046, Fairhope, AL 36533. For any questions, please contact Sharon Hays via e-mail @ email@example.com.
Orange Beach UMC is seeking a full time (40 hours/week) Contemporary Worship and Student Minister. For more information on this position, please contact Rev. Emily D. Kincaid, Executive Minister at Orange Beach UMC at (251) 981-6751 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Guy’s Chapel United Methodist Church in Bay Minette (Rabun area) is seeking a part time Youth Minister. This position will be on Sundays, Wednesday evenings and on special occasions. For more information on this position, please contact Mrs. Maxine Stewart at (251) 937-5996 or (251) 253-2496.