Mrs. Sarah Washington, wife of retired Florida Region pastor Rev. George Washington, died on December 4th. Check www.cmefifthdistrict.org for funeral arrangements.
Mrs. Brenda Buie, Florida Region Missionary President, buried her brother on December 2nd.
Bishop James McCoy, the immediate past presiding Bishop for the AME Zion Church in Alabama was funeralized on November 17th.
Mrs. LaVerne Brown (wife of Rev. Henry Brown) buried her father on November 17th.
Presiding Elder K. Solomon Williams buried his aunt and uncle in November. They had been married over 50 years and died 8 days apart.
Please continue to pray for the following ministers and/or their family members who have been sick and/or hospitalized:
Dr. W. Clyde Jones
Dr. Yvonne Kennedy
Rev. Earlie Douthard
Rev. Margaret Boudreaux
Rev. Anthony Robinson's father, Arthur.
Dr. Vanessee Burns' brother, Michael.
Rev. Jeffrey Whitmore's mother.
Rev. Geraldine Daniels' mother.
Bits and Pieces
The CME Church has a new website - www.thecmechurch.org.
Visit www.thecmechurch.org/Announcements/CMEWebsiteupdate.htm. for instructions on how to keep the site updated by including adding your local church in the CME Church directory, submitting photos and videos of your local church, Region or Episcopal District special events (with the appropriate permissions), and providing feedback.
Offerings and Donations for the Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Fund should be mailed to Bishop Snorton as soon as possible. Make checks payable to "CME Department of Finance" and put "Hurricane Sandy Relief" in the memo line.
Registration for the 2013 Pastor's Conference and Founders' Day Celebration, sponsored by Phillips School of Theology, January 14-17, 2013 is now available at www.thecmechurch.org. All pastors should register!
If you want to invite Bishop Snorton to preach or visit, you will find her schedule on the Fifth District website www.cmefifthdistrict.org
to check her availability.
January 11-14 College of Bishops Meeting
January 14-17 Pastor's Conference
January 25-26 Jacksonville/Orlando District Children, Youth and Young Adult Retreat
February 2 Miami/Tampa Day for Youth and Young Adults
Registration for the 2013 Spring Convocations will be available after January 4th.
Visit www.cmefifthdistrict.org for details!
SAVE THE DATE FOR THE
2013 PHENOMENAL WOMEN'S SUMMIT!
Registration for the Phenomenal Women's Summit will be available in February. Save the Date--- August 29-30-31, Thursday, Friday and Saturday in Birmingham. Spread the word!! Click here for a flyer with details!
P. O. Box 13383
Birmingham, AL 35202
4901 Lloyd Nolan Parkway
Fairfield, AL 35164
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