President Designate of the Methodist Church in Ireland announced

The Methodist Church has announced that Rev Dr Sahr J Yambasu is President Designate for 2021.

Rev Dr Sahr J Yambasu has travelled for 38 years. He is currently stationed as Superintendent of St. Patrick’s Waterford Circuit, having previously served on the following Circuits: Wicklow, Arklow and Avoca, Galway and Ballinasloe (United Methodist and Presbyterian), and Kilkenny and Carlow.

His previous service to the Connexion includes being a member of the Faith and Order, World Development and Relief, Christian Aid Ireland, and Council of Social Responsibility (Southern Executive) Committees. He is currently a member of the General Committee, World Mission Partnership Committee, and a Trustee of the Gateway Centre.

He will succeed The Rev. Dr.Thomas R McKnight,as President of the Methodist Church in Ireland.