The Rev. N. Susan Brims, Superintendent of the East District, announced that Bishop Robert T. Hoshibata is appointing Bryanell Rop as a part-time Local Pastor at Song of Life UMC, Queen Creek, Arizona effective January 1, 2017, in accordance with paragraph 318.2 of the 2016 Book of Discipline. Pastor Rop has completed her M.Div. and will be working to assist with starting Song of Life’s second campus in San Tan Valley. Please pray for Pastor Rop and Song of Life UMC, San Tan Valley Campus, during this time of new beginnings.