The Rev. Neil Leftwich, Missional Strategist and Superintendent of the West District, announced that Bishop Robert T. Hoshibata intends to appoint the Rev. Tweedy Sombrero Navarrete as the pastor of Shepherd of the Valley UMC in Phoenix, Arizona, effective July 1, 2018. Rev. Sombrero Navarrete is currently serving at Trinity UMC in Yuma, Arizona. Please pray for Rev. Sombrero Navarrete, Shepherd of the Valley UMC, and the Trinity UMC during this time of transition.