The Rev. Neil Leftwich, Missional Strategist and Superintendent of the West District announced that Bishop Robert T. Hoshibata intends to appoint Rev. Dr. Jimelvia Pettiford Martin as the part-time pastor of Youngtown United Methodist Church in Youngtown, Arizona effective July 1, 2018. Rev. Dr. Pettiford Martin will continue to serve at Calvary UMC in Phoenix, Arizona. This will be a two-point charge. Please pray for Rev. Dr. Pettiford Martin, Youngtown UMC, and Calvary UMC during this time of transition.