Birmingham District of the C.M.E. Church

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2017 Pastoral Report Forms can be found here:
 http://www.thecmechurch.org/pastoral-report-forms.html

Welcome to the Birmingham District

of the C.M.E. Church

a part of the

Fabulous, Flourishing Fifth!

Upcoming Events

District, Regional, & Connectional Information
2015-16 Pastoral Report Form

Directions to Pastors:
Download the Form by clicking on the link here: www.thecmechurch.org/5thDistrict/.”

 

“PRINT YOUR COPIES BEFORE CLICKING ‘SUBMINT’

 

PRINT OUT THREE (3) Copies and bring to Conference:

 

1.   Your Copy

2.   Presiding Elder Copy

3.   Bishop and Statistician Copy

Please visit http://www.cmefifthdistrict.org/ for information regarding the 5th Episcopal district announcements and upcoming events!

CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2017-2018

CONNECTION, REGION, AND DISTRICT

 

JULY, 2017

 

29                                District Planning Meeting

Thirgood C.M.E. Church @ 10:00 a.m.

 

 

AUGUST 2017

 

12                                Bham Region Missionary Planning  Meeting

Jacobs Chapel-Pell City @ 11:00 am

 

19-21                           C.M.E. Connectional Lay Institute, Atlanta, GA

 

21-24                           C.M.E. Unity Summit- Atlanta, GA

 

24-25                           C.M.E. General Connectional Board, Atlanta, GA

 

26                                District Missionary Meeting @ Southside @ 9:00 am

 

31-Sept 2                     Phenomenal Women’s Summit

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

 

09                                Minister’s Spouses Welcome Gathering

                                    Miles Chapel @ 1:00pm – 4:00 pm

 

23                                DISTRICT YOUTH DAY: TBD

 

 

OCTOBER 2017

 

08-14                           Miles College Homecoming Week

 

08                                Lay Ministry Sunday

 

 

21                                Birmingham Region Children/Youth C.M.E. Day at Miles College

 

22                                District Missionary Harvest Tea and Pre-Thanksgiving Service

                                    Thirgood @ 4:00 p.m.

 

NOVEMBER, 2017

 

1st Quarterly Conferences

Dates for Reports (July 1- Sept 30, 2017)

 

 

04  Saturday                9:00 a.m.         Mt. Carmel

                                    10:30 a.m.       St. Paul (Docena)

                                    12 noon           St. Mark (Edgewater)

                                    1:30 p.m.         St. John (Ensley)

                                    3:00 p.m.         Metropolitan

 

08  Wednesday           7:00 p.m.         Trinity (Collegeville) at Tarrant

                                   

 

11  Saturday                10:00 a.m.       Noble Chapel

                                    12:00 p.m.       Southside

 2:00 p.m.        St. Mark (Titusville)

 

12 Sunday                   After Service   St. James (Cordova)

 

14 Tuesday                  7:00 p.m.         Thirgood

 

15  Wednesday           6:30 p.m.         Trinity (Pratt City)

 

18  Saturday                10:00 a.m.       Shady Grove

                                    12 noon           Miles Chapel

                                    2:00 p.m.         Moody Temple

 

19 Sunday                   After Service   Mayes Chapel

 

23                                Thanksgiving

 

25                                Ministry to Men Training Workshop

                                    [email protected] ________

 

27                                Elder Rainey’s Birthday

 

30                                Financial Reporting Due Date for Fall Accounting Meeting

 

 

 

 

 

 

DECEMBER, 2017

 

02                                Bham District Minister Spouses Christmas Gathering

                                    Miles Welcome Center @ 6:30 p.m.

 

03                                1ST SUNDAY OF ADVENT

 

8-9                               Fall Accounting Settlement Meeting @ Thirgood

 

11                                147th CME Founder’s Day

 

25                                CHRISTMAS DAY

 

JANUARY 2018

 

                                   

2nd Quarterly Conferences

Dates for Reports (October 1- December 31, 2017)

MAIL IN REPORTS or HAND DELIVER-Due Jan. 10, 2018

 

 

06                                EPIPHANY

 

14                                Helena B. Cobb Recognition Day (Each Church)

 

16-19                           Pastors’ Conference and Founder’s Day – Atlanta, Georgia

 

20                                District Steward Day @  TBA – 11:00 a.m.

 

27                                Bham District Missionary Weekend @ Miles Chapel

                                    10:00 a.m.

 

28-Feb 3                      Connectional Youth and Young Adult Week                        

 

FEBRUARY, 2018

 

3                                  District BOCE Training and Sunday School Convention

Metropolitan @   9:00 am- 12:30 pm

 

10                                District Ministers’ Spouses Valentine event 6:30 p.m.

 

14                                ASH WEDNESDAY

 

24                                District Lay Day @ St. John-Ensley 

10:00 am- 11:00 am-Training

11:00 am-1:00 pm-Program

MARCH, 2018

 

09-10                           Miles College Founders’ Day and Alabama Regions Spring Convocation

09                                Quadrennial Celebration-Evening

 

18                                District Annual Stewardess Day @ Metropolitan 4:00 p.m.

 

24                                Bham Region BOCE Summit- Young Adults- TBA-  10:00a.m.- 2:00 p.m.

 

25                                PALM SUNDAY

 

30                                District Good Friday Service @ Metropolitan - 11:00 a.m.

 

 

3rd Quarterly Conferences

Dates for Reports (Jan 1- March 31, 2018)

MAIL IN REPORTS or HAND DELIVER-Due 4/10/2018

 

 

APRIL 2018

 

01                                District Sunrise Service

Southside C.M.E. @ 6:00 a.m.

 

01                                Easter

 

 

6-7                               District Conference; Awards & Recognitions

                                    Thirgood CME

           

21                                Birmingham Region Ministry to Men Retreat-TBA

 

28                                Ministers’ Spouses National Recognition Day

 

28                                MTM Regional Workshop/Training

 

 

MAY, 2018                 4th Quarterly Conferences Dates  (Combine 3rd –Jan 1-Mar 31)

And (4th-  Apr 30th: due to General Conference in June)

 

                                    All Pastoral Evaluations will take place 15 minutes

before the start of the Quarterly Conference ( except where noted)

in the Pastors’ office. Please have your self-evaluation

completed and a copy for the P.E.

 

02  Wednesday           6:45 p.m.         Evaluation

7:00 p.m.         Trinity (Collegeville) at Tarrant

 

04  Friday                                            Miles Bacculaureate Service

 

05  Saturday                                        Miles Commencement Exercises       

                       

12  Saturday                9.45 a.m.        Evaluation

10:00 a.m.       Noble Chapel

                                   

11:15 a.m.       Evaluation

11:30 a.m.       Southside

 

                                    12 45 p.m.       Evaluation

                                      1:00 p.m.       St. Mark (Titusville)

 

13  Sunday                  Bishop Teresa Snorton’s Birthday

 

15  Tuesday                 6:45 p.m.         Evaluation

7:00 p.m.         Thirgood

 

16  Wednesday           6:15 p.m.         Evaluation

6:30 p.m.         Trinity (Pratt City)

 

19  Saturday                9:00 a.m.         Mt. Carmel

                                    10:30 a.m.       St. Paul (Docena)

                                    12 noon           St. Mark (Edgewater)

                                    1:30 p.m.         St. John (Ensley)

                                    3:00 p.m.         Metropolitan

 

20 Sunday                   After Service   St. James (Cordova)

                                    Evaluation after Quarterly Conf.

 

20                                Pentecost

 

26 Saturday                 10:15 a.m.       Evaluation

10:30 a.m.       Shady Grove

 

26 Saturday                 11:45 a.m.       Evaluation

12:00 p.m.       Miles Chapel

 

1:15 p.m.         Evaluation

                                    1:30 p.m.         Moody Temple

 

27  Sunday                  After Service   Mayes Chapel

                                    Evaluation after Quarterly Conference

 

JUNE, 2018

 

09                                Elder’s Appreciation and District End of Year Celebration at Metropolitan in the Field of Hope

 

22-29                           General Conference-Bham Jefferson Civic Center-Sheraton Hotel

                                    Birmingham, AL

 

JULY 2018

 

24-27                           Annual Conference-Birmingham –Hyatt Hotel @ Galleria, Hoover, AL

 

                                   

 

Rev. Dr. Lilly A. Rainey, Presiding Elder

Bishop Teresa Jefferson- Snorton, Presiding Prelate