The new district will include 76 churches and a worship attendance of nearly 10,000.
Central New York District
Pickering’s appointment comes as a result of Rev. Randy Swink’s retirement as the Western Pennsylvania District superintendent.
Western New York District and Central New York District are making discipleship a priority.
Rev. Andrew Fetter has been named the recipient of the 48th annual Claude A. Ries Pastor of the Year award.
Hornell, N.Y., may be small, but two Wesleyan churches in the area are having a big impact in the community.
A historic Wesleyan church in New York is moving to another building in town and reminiscing about the church’s rich history.
The Wesleyan Church welcomes Dr. Matthew “Matt” Pickering as Central New York District’s new district superintendent, elected by the district conference on June 14 by a unanimous vote.