The Rev. N. Susan Brims, Missional Strategist and Superintendent of the East District, announced that Bishop Robert T. Hoshibata intends to appoint the Rev. Rick Casebolt as the senior pastor of First United Methodist Church of Gilbert in Gilbert, Arizona, effective July 1, 2018. Rev. Casebolt is currently serving at Mesquite UMC in Mesquite, Nevada. Please pray for Rev. Casebolt and his family, First UMC of Gilbert, and Mesquite UMC during this time of transition..