The Rev. Nancy Cushman, Superintendent of the West District, announced that Bishop Robert T. Hoshibata intends to appoint Rev. Lee Hirt as part time Associate Pastor of Outreach at Shepherd of the Hills United Methodist Church in Sun City West, AZ effective October 1, 2018 per paragraphs 346.1 and 357.6 of the 2016 United Methodist Book of Discipline. Rev. Lee is currently a retired elder in the California-Pacific Annual Conference. Please keep Rev. Lee, his family and the congregation in your prayers.