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

 CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2016-2017

CONNECTION, REGION AND DISTRICT

 

 

 

AUGUST, 2016

 

20                            District Planning Meeting, Southside C.M.E. Church @ 10:00 a.m.

 

 

SEPTEMBER 2016

 

10                            Bham Region Missionary Planning  Meeting, Thirgood @ 11:00a.m.

 

19-23                           C.M.E. Unity Summit- St. Louis, MO.

 

OCTOBER 2016

 

01                                Minister’s Spouses Welcome Cookout

                                    Miles Welcome Center  @ 12:00 p.m.

 

08                                Miles College Homecoming

 

09                                Lay Ministry Sunday

 

 

15                                District Lay Training Workshop

                                    10:00 a.m. – 12 noon

 

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

 

22                                District Missionary Harvest Tea and Pre-Thanksgiving Service

                                    Moody Temple @ 4:00 p.m.

 

 

NOVEMBER, 2016

 

                                    1st Quarterly Conferences

 

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

                                   

 

05  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

 

13 Sunday                   After Service   St. James (Cordova)

 

15 Tuesday                  7:00 p.m.         Thirgood

 

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

 

19  Saturday                10:00 a.m.          Noble Chapel

                                    12:00 p.m.            Southside

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

 

20 Sunday                   After Service   Mayes Chapel

 

 

12                                Ministry to Men Training Workshop

                                    St. Mark-Titusville @ 10:00 a.m.

 

24                                Thanksgiving

 

26  Saturday                10:00 a.m.       Shady Grove

                                    12 noon           Miles Chapel

                                    2:00 p.m.         Moody Temple

 

                                   

27                                Elder Rainey’s Birthday

 

27                                1ST SUNDAY OF ADVENT

 

27                                Financial Reporting Due Date for Fall Accounting Meeting

 

DECEMBER, 2016

 

09-10                           Fall Accounting Settlement Meeting

 

                                    Bham District Minister Spouses Christmas Gathering

                                    Miles Welcome Center @ 6:00 p.m.

 

11                                146th CME Founder’s Day: $146.00 each church –

                                     Paine College or Hymnal Project

 

25                                CHRISTMAS DAY

 

31                                Emancipation Proclamation Service - Miles College @ 11:00 a.m.

 

                                   

JANUARY, 2017

 

05                                EPIPHANY

 

09-12                           Pastors’ Conference and Founder’s Day – Atlanta, Georgia

 

21                                District Steward Day @ Moody Temple – 11:00 a.m.

 

28-29                           Bham District Missionary Weekend @ Southside

                                    28th @10:00 a.m. and 29th @  3:00 p.m. 

 

FEBRUARY, 2017

 

11                                District BOCE Training and Sunday School Convention

                                     Trinity (PC)  9:00 am

 

11                                District Ministers’ Spouses Valentine event 6:00 p.m.

 

25                                District Lay Day @ St. John-Ensley – 11:00 a.m.

 

MARCH, 2017

 

01                                ASH WEDNESDAY

 

10-11                Miles College Founders’ Day and Alabama Regions Spring Convocation

 

19                                District Annual Stewardess Day @ Trinity-PC 4:00 p.m.

 

25                     Bham Region BOCE Summit- Athens in Gadsden 10:00a.m.- 2:00 p.m.

 

APRIL 2017

 

7-8                               District Conference; Awards & Recognitions

                                    Trinity C.M.E. Church – Downtown

 

09                                PALM SUNDAY

 

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

 

16                                District Sunrise Service,  Southside C.M.E. @ 6:00 a.m.

 

16                                Easter

                                   

22                                Birmingham Region Ministry to Men Retreat

 

23                                Ministers’ Spouses National Recognition Day

 

29                                Bishop’s Training – Combined with the Anniston District

                                     @ Jacobs Chapel-Talladega

                                    Training for Pastors, Stewards, Trustees

                                    8:00 am to 12:00pm-Registration and Training

                                    12:00pm to 2:00pm-Lunch- General Members- Q&A    

 

MAY, 2017                 4th Quarterly Conferences

 

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

 

06  Saturday                9:00 a.m.         Noble Chapel

                                    10:30 a.m.       Southside

                                    12 noon           St. Mark (Titusville)

                                   

10  Tuesday                 7:00 p.m.         Thirgood

 

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

 

13                                Bishop Teresa Snorton’s Birthday

 

13  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

 

14 Sunday                   After Service   St. James (Cordova)

 

 

20 Saturday                 10:30 a.m.       Shady Grove

                                    12 noon           Miles Chapel

                                    1:30 p.m.         Moody Temple

 

21  Sunday                  After Service   Mayes Chapel

 

 

JUNE, 2017

 

11                                Stewardess Sunday

 

25                                Elder’s Appreciation

 

                                   

JULY, 2017

 

July 1 and  8                           Pastor’s Evaluation with the Presiding Elder

 

 

July 11 -14, 2017                   Joint Alabama Regions Annual Conference

                                                  HUNTSVILLE MARRIOTT
                                                   5 Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805

 

 

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

Rev. Dr. Lilly A. Rainey, Presiding Elder

Bishop Teresa Snorton, Presiding Prelate