Dr. Bostick and his wife Penny previously served in the church from 1979 to 1986. He's also spent time at Tuscaloosa First UMC, Huntsville First UMC, as the Florence District Superintendent and as the Decatur District Superintendent. Dr. Bostick retired in 2006 but continued to serve full-time in a pastoral role at Vestavia Hills UMC until last year.
"Bill Bostick is known for his preaching and leadership skills," Bishop Wallace-Padgett said in a press release. "He will be an asset to the church. Please be in prayer for Bill and Penny Bostick as they return to the Gardendale – Mt. Vernon church to offer leadership and guidance at this important time."
Monday, March 5 2012 9:24 PM EST2012-03-06 02:24:01 GMT
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