SEDONA - At its July 5 Worship Service, the Sedona United Methodist Church will celebrate the arrival of its new pastor, Rev. Matt Ashley.
With great anticipation, the congregation has been awaiting this day, looking forward to the spirituality, energy and leadership that he will bring to the congregation.
His easy-going manner "(just call me Rev. Matt") allows for open communication and guidance.
Rev. Matt has been the pastor at Aldersgate UMC in Phoenix for the past three years and had served previously at both Gilbert UMC and North Scottsdale UMC.
Over the last six months. Sedona UMC was blessed with four interim pastors before the arrival of Rev. Matt.
Everyone is invited to attend the Worship Service at 9:30 a.m. with a reception to follow in the Fellowship Hall. Sedona United Methodist Church is located at 110 Indian Cliffs Road (corner of State Route 179) in Sedona.