Facts and Figures of the
Alabama – West Florida Annual Conference
The United Methodist Church
Led by Bishop Paul L. Leeland, the Alabama - West Florida Annual Conference is dedicated to its mission of making disciples for Jesus Christ. The conference steadfastly works toward a vision of thriving churches where disciplemaking ministries are brought to life. The conference identifies four specific areas in which that vision is turned into reality. These priorities are to develop lay and clergy leaders, to plant new congregations and faith communities, to expand mission opportunities and to become a church for all God's children.
The Alabama – West Florida Conference has more than 148,000 members, including about 600 active and retired pastors serving over 600 churches.
The Alabama – West Florida Conference is divided into eight districts. Those districts are: